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2014 Fargo Bacon & Beer Festival

2014 Fargo Bacon & Beer Festival

Date(s) - 03/08/14
5:00 pm

Scheels Arena
5225 31st Ave S
Fargo, ND

The Fargo Bacon & Beer Festival brings together the region’s top eateries, pork purveyors, and specialty craft brews in a one-day salute to the ultimate culinary match made in hog heaven.

This event is on Saturday March 8th 2014 with doors opening at 5:00PM (3:30PM for VIPs) at the Scheels Arena and presented by Forum Communications and Bernie’s Wines & Liquors.

The festival’s mission is to provide education, recognition and downright gluttony of America’s other past time while showcasing Fargo-Moorhead’s shining stars of swine. Sample over 100+ beers and watch the area’s top restaurants competing to take home the festival’s Squealer Award! A commemorative Fargo Bacon & Beer glass is free with admission.  6 unique bacon samples also come with each ticket in addition to the unlimited beer sampling.

Early Bird Tickets for $25 have SOLD OUT. General Admission tickets are still available for $30.

VIP Tickets are also available for $75 – VIP Tickets are SOLD OUT
The VIP experience includes everything the regular ticket holder gets plus:

• 90 minute early entry at 3:30PM
• Brew master Q&A
• Private VIP lounge
• Unlimited unique bacon samples (while supplies last)
• Exclusive cash bar with spirits
• Commemorative event t-shirt

More information is a available at BaconAndBeerFargo.com 

Their Firkin Tappin’ Schedule is:
3:30pm – Summit’s Frostline
4:00pm – 3rd St.’s Lost Trout Brown Ale
4:30pm – Bells’ 2 Hearted Ale
5:00pm – Schells’ Maifest (Double Dry Hopped w/ Mandrina Bavaria Hops)
5:30pm – New Holland’s The Poet Oatmeal Stout
6:00pm – Deschutes’ Fresh Squeezed IPA
6:30pm – Empyrean’s Bourbon Infused Darkside Vanilla Porter
7:00pm – Schells’ Pils (Double Dry Hopped w/ Sterling Hops)
7:30pm – Empyrean’s Hopped Mango Infused Watchmen IPA