The Big Bite Bacon Fest is taking over the San Diego County Fair again this summer with its second annual debut, presented by Albertsons/Sav-on, on July 5. The Big Bite Bacon Festival has your bacon cravings covered with bacon inspired cuisine, cook-offs, beer tastings, entertainment, pageants, games and even a bacon-themed wedding! SanDiegoVille is raffling off two general admission passes to the dinner session (a $110 value) - just enter below!
Big Bite Bacon Fests welcome bacon lovers of all ages and feature an unprecedented variety of delectable bites showcasing the diversity of bacon. Innovative food options range from sweet desserts, accented with savory cracklins to addictively salty culinary creations. Two separate bacon-tasting sessions are offered for guests to sample bacon inspired culinary dishes from local restaurants and vendors from the Southern California region. Craft beer tastings from local breweries will be available to quench your thirst from all the bacon goodness.
Eateries participating in this year's Big Bite Bacon Fest include Slater’s 50/50, Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour, The Broken Yolk, Donut Bar, Coop’s West Texas BBQ, La Jolla Brewing Company, The Cravory, The Patio and more. Breweries in attendance include Ballast Boint, Blind Lady Ale Hous3, Green Flash, Iron Fist, Mission, Pizza Port, Societe, Stone, The Lost Abbey and more
Tickets for the July 5 Big Bite Bacon Fest are available online now and include entry to the San Diego County Fair, the 7th largest fair in North America, as well as food tastes and ten 3oz samples of craft beers to quench your thirst from all the bacon goodness. General admission tickets are $55 ($65 the day of the event). VIP admission is $75 ($85 the day of the event) and includes an extra hour admission, special seating, a swine swag bag and access to a privage tasting station. Designated driver tickets and passes for those under 21 are $45 ($55 day of the event).
The Big Bite Bacon Fair is located at the Del Mar Fairgrounds - 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard. For more information visit bigbitebaconfest.com.