Frederick, MD -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/19/2014 -- Beer, bacon and music have long been essential ingredients for an ideal day, and the upcoming Beer Bacon Music festival in Frederick, Maryland brings them all together in one place for an entire weekend.
Taking place at the Fairgrounds on May 17th and 18th, Beer Bacon Music will provide attendees with 150+ craft beer varieties from which to choose, a 2-ton all-you-can-eat bacon bar including 50+ creative bacon dishes and 1 rockin’ band every hour, on the hour.
“This truly is the first event of its kind, anywhere in the world,” says Kenneth MacFawn, Beer Bacon Music festival owner. “It’s the perfect place for people to celebrate three of life’s greatest pleasures, try new beer in an unintimidating environment, get inspiration for new culinary endeavors, and sample some of the best bands on the east coast.”
With three appealing themes and a multitude of attractions, Beer Bacon Music offers enjoyment for even the most discerning palate, the most astute music connoisseur… even the most competitive home brewer.
Beer – Enter Beer Bacon Music’s Brewer’s $6K Homebrew Competition to win the world’s largest prize in the world’s largest home brewing competition by competing in one or more of 10 competition style categories judged by BCJP officials. Included with admission for 21+ attendees is a sampling glass in which 100+ different beer varieties can be sampled from 30+ breweries. Beginners and craft beer aficionados alike can talk beer shop with brewery staff, and watch live demonstrations of the latest and greatest home brew equipment.
Bacon – With the price of admission, enjoy a 2-ton all-you-can-eat Bacon Bar containing sliced bacon prepared in a wide variety of flavors including peppered, glazed, maple, and more. Also available for purchase will be intriguing gourmet bacon dishes served a la carte, and an abundance of cuisine from around the world including vegetarian and other options made available by 15+ on-site food truck vendors.
Music - Over the 2-day festival, there will be 10 live bands on stage — a new band every hour on the hour, following the Homebrew Competition winner announcements. To help ensure there will be something for everyone’s ears to enjoy, the festival will feature many styles of music. A list of performing bands and set times is being updated on a regular basis; please check the website for details.
Tickets for the event are on sale now, with the first 1,000 offered at the reduced rate of just $39 for a 1-day pass, or $65 for a weekend pass, limited to 500. Ticket options are also available for those wanting to enter the homebrew competition or attend as a non-drinker.
For more information or to enter the Brewer’s $6K today, visit: http://beerbaconmusic.com.
About the Event:
May 17 & 18, 2014
Saturday 12-5pm; Sunday 12-5pm
Frederick, MD - Fairgrounds e-ventplex, 797 E. Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21701