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Baconfest Chicago 2013 - April 20, 2013

Baconfest Chicago

Baconfest Chicago 2013 - April 20, 2013

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Update: 2/20/2013 - Baconfest Chicago 2013 is SOLD OUT

Thank you once again Chicago for showing your sincere love for bacon!  The event on April 20th, 2013 is sold out.  Please follow Baconfest on Facebook, Twitter, and via our mailing list to receive updates on future contests to win tickets.  For those of you who have tickets we look forward to celebrating the divine porcine with you in April!

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Terms and Conditions

Cancellations:  VIP Tickets are non-refundable.  General Admission tickets can be cancelled for a refund up to April 1, 2013. 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. 

Tickets are NON-TRANSFERABLE. IDs will be checked at the door.  Eventbrite will ask for a name and email address for each ticketholder.  If you have them, please put them in. 

If you do not know the name and email address for everyone in your party, put your own name and your own email address. You and your guests must enter together, and one ID in the party must match the name on the tickets. 

If you are ordering tickets for someone else as a gift, please fill in your information in the billing fields and the gift recipients' information in the ticket fields.  If you would like the gift recipient to receive an emailed order confirmation immediately, put their email address in the ticket fields.  If you want to surprise them, put your own email for each ticket - you'll receive the only emailed order confirmation.  

How do I choose a shift?

Check out the line up below and pick the shift featuring the restaurants you most want to connect with. 

Can I change shifts later?

Pending availability, we will do our best to accommodate shift change requests. We cannot guarantee that everyone who requests a ticket swap will receive one.


Baconfest Chicago 2013 at the UIC Forum on April 20, 2013

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, 2012 and 2013.


 

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 Meats
Ticketing Sponsor: Eventbrite
Google+ Local
The Cooking Chicks
 

Our Generous Beverage Sponsors
Labatt Blue
Goose Island Brewery
Greenbush Brewery
Lagunitas Brewing Company
Old Style & Pabst Blue Ribbon
 
Candid Wines presents
Tenuta Santome - The Official Bubbles of Baconfest Chicago
Girasole Vineyards
The Drum and Monkey and Bakon Vodka
Sable Kitchen and Bar's Mike Ryan and Plantation Rum
Templeton Rye Whiskey  
The Fifty/50 and Reyka Vodka present
the Wobble Stopper - The Official Bloody Mary of Baconfest Chicago 
Stephen Cole of Barrelhouse Flat
Smeraldina Water


Experience Partners
Cabot Creamery Cooperative
Big Fork Bacon Sausage & Fortune Gourmet
Dreymiller and Kray Quality Meats
MOZO Shoes
Four Eyes Handmade
 

Participating Restaurants & Chefs
subject to change without notice

LUNCH Session: VIP Hour – 11:30am-12:30pm, General Admission – 12:30pm-3pm


· BACARO - Thad Morrow

· BAKERSFIELD - Frank Mnuk

· BANG BANG PIE SHOP - Megan Miller

· BARN & COMPANY – Gary Wiviott

· BAUME & BRIX - Thomas Elliot Bowman and Ben Roche (* 4 year BFC VET - Thomas Bowman)

· BEL 50 - Brad Alexander

· bellyQ - Bill Kim

· BENNY’S CHOP HOUSE - Aaron Lindgren

· BEURRAGE - Jeffrey Hallenbeck

· BIG JONES – Paul Fehribach (* 4 year BFC VET)

· BREAD & WINE - Curtis Gamble

· BRISTOL/BALENA – Chris Pandel - (* 4 year BFC VET!)

· BROWNTROUT – Sean Sanders

· BURGER BAR CHICAGO - John McLean

· CARNIVALE - Rodolfo Cuadros

· CENTRAL STANDARD - Ryan Wombacher

· EPIC RESTAURANT – Matt Pollock

· FARMHOUSE – Eric Mansavage

· FIRECAKES - Jonathan Fox

· HEARTY – Dan Smith (* 4 Year BFC VET)

· HOPLEAF - Ben Sheagren

· HUB 51 - R.J. and Jerrod Melman

· J LAFAYETTE CATERING CO. – Alexander L. Martin

· LA MADIA – Jonathan Fox

· LA SIRENA CLANDESTINA - John Manion

· LOCKWOOD RESTAURANT at the Palmer House - Joseph Rose

· LOKaL – Artur Wnorowski

· MAY ST. CAFE – Mario Santiago

· MERCAT A LA PLANXA – Jose Garces and Cory Morris

· MEXIQUE - Carlos Gaytan

· MICHAEL JORDAN'S STEAKHOUSE - James O'Donnell

· MRS. MURPHY & SONS IRISH BISTRO - Jeanne Carlson

· N9NE STEAK HOUSE

· NANA – Ricardo Pineda

· NONNA SANTI’S BISCOTTI – Jo-Marie Frigo

· OLD TOWN SOCIAL – Jared Van Camp

· ONE NORTH - Will Pagulayan

· PADDY LONG’S – Patrick Berger & Chris Latchford (* 4 year BFC VETS)

· PIECE – Bill Jacobs & Jonathan Cutler

· PLEASANT HOUSE BAKERY - Art and Chelsea Jackson

· PORKCHOP

· PRIMEHOUSE (David Burke’s) – Jove Hubbard - (* 5 year BFC VET Restaurant)

· PURE KITCHEN - Joel Paige

· RED BUTTER - Monica Sharma (* 2012 Golden Rasher Award Winner)

· RED DOOR - Troy Graves (* 5 year BFC VET)

· SIGNATURE ROOM - Rosalia Barron (5 year BFC vet restaurant)

· SLURPING TURTLE - Takashi Yagihashi

· SMALL BAR DIVISION – Justin White

· SOUTH WATER KITCHEN – Roger Waysok (* 4 year BFC VET)

· SPACCA NAPOLI – Jonathan Goldsmith

· STOUT BARREL HOUSE & GALLEY

· THE COOKING CHICKS – Vanessa Moses

· THE FLORENTINE - Chris Macchia

· THE GAGE - Peter Coenen

· THE RADLER - Nathan Sears (* 5 year BFC VET)

· TOWNHOUSE RESTAURANT & WINE BAR – Kelly Jane Wilson

· UNCLE BUB'S BBQ - Mark Link

· UNTITLED - Joseph Heppe

· VIE - Amber Blatt (* 5 year Baconfest Chicago Restaurant)

· WAVE - Greg Elliot

· WEST TOWN BAKERY & DINER - Chris Teixeira

· WEST TOWN TAVERN - Susan Goss

· WILDFIRE - Edgar Ojeda

· WOW BAO – Hot Asian Buns

· ZED451 - Curtis Hawk - (* 2012 Golden Rasher Award Winner)


DINNER Session: VIP Hour – 5:30pm-6:30pm, General Admission – 6:30pm-9pm


· 2 SPARROWS – Gregory Ellis

· 3 FLOYDS BREWING Co. - Pat Niebling & Scout Hughes

· 312 CHICAGO - Luca Corazzina

· 676 RESTAURANT AND BAR – Joshua Hasho (* 2012 Golden Rasher Award Winner)

· 694 WINE & SPIRITS – Chris Dunstatter

· ACADIA - Ryan McCaskey

· ATWOOD CAFE – Derek Simcik (* 4 year BFC VET)

· BAKIN’ & EGGS – Bob and Gina Hartwig

· BAR PASTORAL - Chrissy Camba

· BAR TOMA - Erik Freeberg

· BLACK DOG GELATO – Jessica Oloroso

· BLUE PLATE CATERING

· BRANCH 27 – Todd Dibkey

· BRIDGE HOUSE TAVERN - Mark Hemmer

· CAFE SPIAGGIA – Sarah Grueneberg and Chris Marchino

· CHICAGO q – Lee Ann Whippen

· CITY TAVERN - John Caputo

· CRU KITCHEN & BAR - Alex Shalev

· DAVANTI ENOTECA – Jaysen Euler

· deca RESTAURANT + BAR at the Ritz Carlton - Mark Payne

· EDZO'S BURGER SHOP - Eddie Lakin

· ELLY’S PANCAKE HOUSE

· FIREFLY GRILL - Niall D. Campbell II

· FLO AND SANTOS - Mark Rimkus

· FRANCESCA’S FORNO – Kevin Ives

· FRESCO 21 - Cameron Grant

· FRONTIER - Brian Jupiter

· GINGERSNAP SWEETS & SUCH - Jen Templeton

· GLAZED AND INFUSED - Tom Culleeney

· HASH HOUSE A GO GO

· HUBBARD INN - Matt Kerney

· IPO – Trevor Hoyte

· JORDAN'S FOOD OF DISTINCTION - Jordan Spritz

· LIBERTAD - Armando Gonzalez

· LITTLE MARKET - Ryan Poli

· MARKET BAR CHICAGO – Evan Packer

· MERCADITO – Patricio Sandoval

· PARAMOUNT ROOM - Stephen Dunne

· PARK GRILL at Millenium Park – Bernie Laskowski

· PERENNIAL VIRANT – Paul Virant

· PHIL STEFANI'S 437 RUSH - Christian Fantoni

· PUBLIC HOUSE and BULL & BEAR - David Blonsky

· QUAY - Dan Marquis

· ROCKIT BAR & GRILL/ROCKIT BURGER BAR – Amanda Downing

· ROSEBUD – Michael Ponzio

· SABLE KITCHEN & BAR – Heather Terhune (* 4 year BFC VET)

· SAIGON SISTERS RESTAURANT – Matt Riordan

· Shanghai Terrace at The Peninsula Chicago - Ivan Yuen and Kai Lermen

· SPENCER'S JOLLY POSH BRITISH AND IRISH FOODS - Nick Spencer

· STATE & LAKE at The Wit Hotel – Evan Percoco

· SUNDA – Jess De Guzman

· SWEET BABY RAY'S RESTAURANTS & CATERING

· TABLE FIFTY-TWO – Art Smith

· TAVERNITA - Greg Bastien

· TERZO PIANO at the Art Institute of Chicago – Megan Neubeck

· tesori - Andrew Deuel

· THE BEDFORD/CARRIAGE HOUSE – Mark Steuer

· THE COOKING CHICKS – Vanessa Moses

· THREE ACES – Matt Troost (* 2012 Golden Rasher Award Winner)

· TRENCHERMEN – Pat Sheerin & Michael Sheerin - (* 5 year BFC VET - Pat Sheerin)

· TWO RESTAURANT AND BAR - Tom Van Lente

· URBAN UNION - Michael Shrader

· VERA - Mark Mendez

· ZAPATISTA - Alberto Mendez


Please visit www.baconfestchicago.com for more information!

Have questions about Baconfest Chicago 2013 - April 20, 2013? Contact Baconfest Chicago

Where


UIC Forum
725 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60607

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