About the Bacon and Beer Classic

The Bacon and Beer Classic is a nationally-touring food and drink festival that brings thousands of bacon and craft beer enthusiasts together in the most iconic sports stadiums.

Compete With Local BREWERIES In Front Of Acclaimed Judges

"One of the most enjoyable and unique beer festivals I've attended and a heart-stopping event in more ways than one." - Derrick Peterman, Edible Magazine

"The aesthetics of being in a professional stadium help highlight what is truly a memorable culinary experience for attendees." - Jesse Lawrence, Forbes


Media Exposure


2018 Beer CHamps:

Best Cider & Fruit Beer:

Ace Cider
Pineapple

Best IPA :

Sloop Brewing Co.
Juice Bomb

Best Pale Ale & Lager:

 Five Boroughs Brewing Co.
Pilsner

Best Dark Beer:

DuClaw Brewing Co.
Sweet Baby Jesus 

 

Best Wheat/AMber:

Harlem Brew
Harlem Renaissance Wit 

 

Best Overall Beer:

Kings County Brewers Collective
 Zoktoberfestl  

 

Staff’s Choice:

Southern Tier Brewing Co
Pumking Beer

 

People’s Choice:

BrewDog


Event Details

Date: June 8th, 2019

Session Times: 12PM-4PM, 6PM-10PM

Location: BK Mirage

Expected Attendees: 8,000

Breweries Provide:

  • (4) 1/2 barrel kegs

    (2) purchased, (2) donated (2 different styles)

  • Jockey Boxes

  • Co2

  • Tap Handles

  • Brutes (If necessary)

  • 10X10 pop-up (if available)

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We Provide:

  • Booth Space (no fee)

  • Table Cloth

  • Signage

  • 8 ft table

  • Ice

  • Restaurant profile & link on event website

  • Marketing promotions to our 100,000+ NYC email subscribers and 100,000+ social media followers


We will be partnering with a charitable organization, Forage Forward, for this event and are Requesting a 50% keg donation from all breweries. 

The 501(c)(3) non-profit that we will be working with for the event this year is Forage Forward, Inc. It is an organization dedicated to the promotion of sustainable farming and clean water worldwide.

Questions? Email jenn@cannonballproductions.com