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Baconfest Chicago 2012 at The UIC Forum

Baconfest Chicago

Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

Chicago, IL

Baconfest Chicago 2012 at The UIC Forum

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Terms and Conditions

General Admission tickets can be cancelled for a refund up to April 1, 2012. Cancellations should be sent via email to seth@baconfestchicago.com. Cancellations received before April 1 will incur a $10.00 per ticket cancellation fee. No refunds for tickets returned after April 1 5:00 PM. 

VIP Tickets (sold out) are refundable only in the event that Baconfest is cancelled.

Tickets are NON-TRANSFERABLE. ID will be checked at the door and must match the name on the ticket. 

If you are buying multiple tickets and know the names of everyone in your party, please indicate the names where requested. If you are buying multiple tickets and do not know the names, please put your own name for each ticket. You and your guests must enter together, and one ID in the party must match the purchaser's name.

If you chose to make an additional donation to the Greater Chicago Food Depository, you will receive a receipt from them showing the amount donated, less the cost of credit card processing and Eventbrite fees.  

2/21/12 Additional Optional Donations for the Greater Chicago Food Depository are no longer being accepted through this site.  To make a donation, please visit: http://www.chicagosfoodbank.org/.


Baconfest Chicago 2012 at the UIC Forum on April 14, 2012

Fight Hunger and Receive Good Karma with Baconfest
A portion of each ticket sale will go to support The Greater Chicago Food Depository - our charity beneficiary for 2010, 2011, and 2012.


 

Schedule

11:30am - 12:30pm: Lunch Shift - VIP Hour
12:30pm - 3:00pm: Lunch Shift - General Admission

5:30pm - 6:30pm: Dinner Shift - VIP hour
6:30pm - 9:00pm: Dinner Shift - General Admission



Our Amazing Sponsors
Bacon Sponsor: Nueske's Applewood Smoked Meat
Media Sponsor: The Chicago Reader
Catering Sponsor: Fig Catering
Ticketing Sponsor: Eventbrite
Friend of Baconfest: The Cooking Chicks
 

Our Generous Beverage Sponsors
Goose Island Brewpub
Greenbush Brewery
Pabst Blue Ribbon
 
Candid Wines presents
Tenuta Santome - The Official Bubbles of Baconfest Chicago
Girasole Vineyards
The Piggery & Bakon Vodka
Sable Kitchen and Bar - Mike Ryan
Templeton Rye Whiskey  
The Fifty/50 and Reyka Vodka present
the Wobble Stopper - The Official Bloody Mary of Baconfest Chicago
  

Participating Restaurants & Chefs
 
LUNCH SESSION
AUTRE MONDE CAFE – Dan Pancake & Beth Partridge
BACARO – Thad Morrow
BARN & COMPANY – Bob Zrenner & Gary Wiviott 
BENNY’S CHOP HOUSE – Jonathan Lane
BIG JONES – Paul Fehribach
BISTRO CAMPAGNE – Michael Altenberg
BLEEDING HEART BAKERY & CAFE
BLT AMERICAN BRASSERIE – Aksel Theilkuhl
BRIDGE HOUSE TAVERN – Mark Hemmer
BRISTOL – Chris Pandel – (* 4 year BFC VET)
BURGER BAR CHICAGO – John McLean
CAFÉ des ARCHITECTES – Greg Biggers
CHALKBOARD – Gilbert Langlois – (* 4 year BFC VET)
CHICAGO Q – Lee An Whippen
CHIZAKAYA – Harold Jurado
CUSTOM HOUSE TAVERN – Perry Hendrix
deca RESTAURANT + BAR at the Ritz Carlton – Mark Payne
FLO AND SANTOS – Mark Rimkus
FRONTIER - Brian Jupiter
HEARTY – Dan Smith
HOPLEAF – Ben Sheagren
INOVASI – John des Rosiers
LA MADIA – Jonathan Fox
LILLIE’S Q – Charlie Mckenna
LOCKWOOD RESTAURANT at the Palmer House – Greg Elliott
LOKaL – Artur Wnorowski and Ruben Torres
MAGNOLIA CAFE – Kas Medhat
MARKETHOUSE – Scott Walton
MAY ST. CAFE - Mario Santiago
MEXIQUE – Carlos Gaytan
MODERNO – Philip Rubino
MRS. MURPHY & SONS IRISH BISTRO – Jeanne Carlson
N9NE STEAK HOUSE
OLD TOWN SOCIAL – Jared Vancamp
PADDY LONG’S – Patrick Berger & Chris Latchford
PENINSULA HOTEL – Kai Lermen
PIECE – Bill Jacobs, Jonathan Cutler & Antonio Jops
PLEASANT HOUSE BAKERY – Art and Chelsea Jackson
PRIMEHOUSE (David Burke’s) – Rick Gresh – (* 4 year BFC VET)
PUBLIC HOUSE and BULL & THE BEAR – David Blonsky
PURE KITCHEN – Steven Hubbell
RED BUTTER – Monica Sharma
RED CANARY – Daniel Tolentino
ROOTS HANDMADE PIZZA
SIGNATURE ROOM
SMALL BAR – Justin White
SOUTH WATER KITCHEN – Roger Waysok
SPACCA NAPOLI – Jonathan Goldsmith
THE COOKING CHICKS – Vanessa Moses
THE FLORENTINE – Todd Stein
UNCLE BUB’S BBQ – Mark Link
UNION SUSHI + BARBEQUE BAR – Chao
WEST TOWN TAVERN – Susan Goss
WILDFIRE – Paul Guerrero
ZED451 – Joseph Lallave
 
DINNER SESSION
2 SPARROWS – Gregory Ellis
676 RESTAURANT AND BAR – Daven Wardynski
694 WINE & SPIRITS – Chris Dunstatter
ATWOOD CAFE – Derek Simcik
BAKIN’ & EGGS – Bob and Gina Hartwig
BLACK DOG GELATO – Jessica Oloroso
BRANCH 27 – Cary Michael
BROWNTROUT – Sean Sanders
BUTCHER & THE BURGER – Allen Sternweiler
CAFE SPIAGGIA – Sarah Grueneberg and Aaron Diener
CANTINA 46 – Troy Graves – (* 4 year BFC VET)
CANTINA LAREDO – Larry Sinclair
Chef Chris Curren
DAVANTI ENOTECA – Jonathan Beatty
ELLY’S PANCAKE HOUSE
EPIC RESTAURANT – Mark Pollard
FARMHOUSE – Eric Mansavage
FRANCESCA’S FORNO – Josh Anton
GEMINI BISTRO/RUSTIC HOUSE – Jason Paskewitz
GIRL & THE GOAT – Stephanie Izard
GLENVIEW HOUSE – Grant Slauterbeck
IPO – Trevor Hoyte
J LAFAYETTE CATERING CO. – Alexander L. Martin
LEOPOLD – Jeffrey Hedin
MARKET BAR CHICAGO – Evan Packer
MERCADITO – Patricio Sandoval
MERCAT A LA PLANXA – Jose Garces and Cory Morris
NACIONAL 27 – Francisco Vilchez
NANA – Alan Krueger
NONNA SANTI’S BISCOTTI – Jo-Marie Frigo
PARK GRILL at Millenium Park – Alex Shalev
PAULINA MARKET
PERENNIAL VIRANT – Chef Paul Virant
QUINCE – Andy Motto
ROCKIT – Amanda Downing
ROSEBUD – Michael Ponzio
SABLE KITCHEN & BAR – Heather Terhune
SAIGON SISTERS RESTAURANT – Mary Nguyen Aregoni
SIXTEEN – Sarah Kosikowski
STATE & LAKE at The Wit Hotel – Evan Percoco
SUNDA – Jess De Guzman
SWEET BABY RAY'S RESTAURANTS & CATERING
TABLE FIFTY-TWO – Art Smith
TERZO PIANO at the Art Institute of Chicago – Margaret Colleran Sahs
THE BEDFORD – Mark Steuer
THE COOKING CHICKS – Vanessa Moses
THREE ACES – Matt Troost
TINY LOUNGE – Jen Templeton
TOWNHOUSE RESTAURANT & WINE BAR – Kelly Jane Wilson
TRENCHERMEN – Pat Sheerin & Michael Sheerin – (* 4 year BFC VET – Pat Sheerin)
VIE – Nathan Sears – (* 4 year BFC VET)
WITTS – Chris Bromley
WOW BAO – Hot Asian Buns
ZAPATISTA
 

Schedule is subject to change. 


Please visit www.baconfestchicago.com for more information!

Have questions about Baconfest Chicago 2012 at The UIC Forum? Contact Baconfest Chicago

When & Where


UIC Forum
725 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60607

Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 9:00 PM (CDT)


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