Indiana Pork is the presenting sponsor of the 2nd annual l Indy’s Bacon Fest scheduled for Saturday, January 30 from 12 pm – 3 pm at The Crane Bay Event Center in downtown Indianapolis. VIPig ticket holders will gain entrance at 11am. The event is being managed by iHeartMEDIA (Q95, ALT 103-3, Big 98.3 & WNDE). General Admission tickets sold out in early January, while a limited amount of VIPig tickets are still available. Nearly 2,000 people are expected to attend.
Bacon fans will sample cured pork creations from many of Indy’s finest local restaurants and chefs. Bacon novelties and smokehouse-inspired drinks will also be available for sampling throughout the afternoon. The event will highlight some 20 vendors, all hand selected for their excellence in bacon.
Indiana Pork will be onsite with a booth featuring promotional giveaways as well as free bacon pork burger samples from Shoup’s Country Foods in Frankfort.
“We are excited to partner with iHeartMEDIA for the second year to bring Baconfest back to Indianapolis. The inaugural event was a huge success and we believe this is a great way to promote pork to consumers while enjoying a fun event,” said Jeanette Merritt, director of checkoff programs at Indiana Pork.
To view a list of participating restaurants, click here