Broward County Tasting Event

Bacon Bash 2017

Bacon Bash 2017Sunday, January 22, 1pm-5pm – Esplanade Park, 400 SW 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale

Bacon Bash returns to Fort Lauderdale at Esplanade Park on Sunday, January 22nd (rescheduled date). The goal of this FREE EVENT is to bring together residents, businesses and visitors for a porky-filled afternoon while raising funds for two local charities; Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale and Covenant House Florida. On this day, bacon lovers of all ages, Riverwalk and Covenant House Florida supporters and passersby who attend can purchase bacon and porky bites, starting at only $5; from: Himmarshee Public House, Stash Box BBQ, The Downtowner, Tucker Duke’s Lunchbox, Big City Tavern, WOK, New River Pizza & Grill, E&J Texas BBQ, Tip-A-Roo, Pirate Brothers BBQ, Kitchen 420, Hickory Sticks BBQ, I Love Tacos, Burger Fi, The Hot Dog Hound and Eats & Sweets and vote one the winners of the trophies for the “Best Bacon Dish” and the “Most Creative Use of Bacon.” A third award, the “Chef’s Choice Award” will be decided by a panel of local celebrity judges.

A VIP area will be available for those 21 and over only for a $30 prepaid donation ($35 day of the event). VIP guests will recieve 10 drink tickets which they can use to sample bourbons and other spirits like Clyde Mays Chatham, Mitcher’s, Crop Pumpkin and Farmers Gin and Cold River and specialty beers, including Goose Island, Blue, Islamorada, Budweiser, 10 Barrel Brewing. VIPs will also enjoy speciatly seating areas from AMC Liquidators and bites that are the exclusive to VIP. There will also be a cash bar available in the General Admission area with a limited selection of beverages for purchase. Attendees can sing along and dance off some of those caleries with tunes from DJ Two Story Lori. There will also be fun activities for all ages throughout the day. For more info contact Cristina at or call 954-468-1541, ext.205. #BaconBashFTL