Riverwalk Bacon Bash returns this October

Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale and Covenant House Florida are excited to announce the return of the much anticipated Bacon Bash of 2016 on Saturday, October 8th from 1 pm to 5 pm at Esplanade Park. We heard your squeals and we agree, Bacon Bash should be for bacon lovers of all ages.

13697283_10154465236508304_633064422485490511_nWe’re giving the people what they want – a family friendly event with a healthy serving of all things bacon. General admission is free for all ages. For a $30 prepaid donation ($35 day of the event) guests 21+ can gain access to the VIP section where they can enjoy 10 complimentary adult beverage samples and small bites with specialty seating. VIP guests can try craft beers from Concrete Beach Brewery, Funky Buddha and other local breweries as well as bourbon from Breakthru Beverage.

Enjoy games and activities for guests of all ages while DJ Two Story Lori provides the tunes for the evening, The real lure of the evening is the bacon and there will be plenty of it. Every way you turn, pig inspired recipes will be beckon and dishes, both sweet and savory, will start at $5.00.

Local chefs of participating restaurants and food trucks will compete for your votes. That’s right, attendees will cast their votes at Bacon Bash to select the winner(s) of Most Creative Use of Bacon and Best Overall Bacon Dish titles.

Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale thanks the following integral partners and sponsors: Concrete Beach Brewery, Big 105.9, Big Mouth Girlz, Breakthru Beverage, Brown Distributing, Eye on South Florida, Funky Buddha, Go Riverwalk Magazine, iHeart Media, The Media Lab, Redball Social and Weekend Broward.

For more information on how to be a sponsor or vendor, please contact Cristina Hudson, Director of Operations at (954) 468-1541, ext. 205 or [email protected].