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Here’s everything you need to know to have an unforgettable Big Bite Bacon Fest experience. Read it.  Absorb it.  If you still have questions, please email info@bigbiteevents.com

 

Where is the Big Bite Bacon Fest being held?
Big Bite Bacon Fest will take place at the Del Mar Fairgrounds during the San Diego County Fair in the Arena on Sunday, June 16, 2013.
How do I get there?
Skydiving, paddleboat, lawn chair with a million balloons, but this way is probably safer….
SD County Fair Parking & Directions
How much does parking onsite cost?
The San Diego County Fair has a great deal for parking!!
• General parking is $10 per car (cash only)
• Preferred Parking and Motorhome/RV is $20 (cash only)
• Motorcycle parking is $10
                  **No same day in/out privileges

 



How much will it cost to get into the Big Bite Bacon Fest?
Tickets Start as low as $27!

General admission: $55
Includes:
• Entry into the Big Bite Bacon Fest for unlimited tastings of the best bacon-y foods to cross your pallet

• Entry into the San Diego County Fair

• Entertainment within the event
• Samples of 50 favorite craft beers from some of the top breweries in San Diego that complement our favorite protein, bacon!

Sober Pig & Piglet GA: $40

(No beer sampling)

Includes:

• Entry into the Big Bite Bacon Fest for unlimited tastings of the best bacon-y foods to cross your pallet
• Entry into the San Diego County Fair​
• Entertainment within the event​


VIP (Very Important Porklover): $80​
Includes:
• Entry into the Big Bite Bacon Fest ONE HOUR EARLIER than the general public

• EARLY access to unlimited tastings of the best bacon-y foods to cross your pallet

• EARLY access to samples of 50 favorite craft beer from some of the top breweries in San Diego that complement our favorite protein, bacon!

• Entry into the San Diego County Fair
• The best seat in the house to experience the day’s entertainment within the event​​
• A Sweet Swine Swag Bag
• Private lounge with a private tasting, only available to VIPs
• Private bar


Sober Pig & Piglet VIP: $65

(No beer sampling)

Includes:
• Entry into the Big Bite Bacon Fest ONE HOUR EARLIER than the general public
• EARLY access to unlimited tastings of the best bacon-y foods to cross your pallet​
• Entry into the San Diego County Fair​
• The best seat in the house to experience the day’s entertainment within the event​​
• A Sweet Swine Swag Bag
• Private lounge with a private tasting, only available to VIPs​
• Private bar

Are kids allowed to the Big Bite Bacon Fest?
Of course.  If you opt to bring the “Bacon Bits”, they will still need an admission ticket to enter (2 and under Free).

What if I already purchased my Fair ticket or have a Season Pass?
Save $13 off the listed ticket prices when you present your Best Pass Ever (Season Pass) or your one-day Fair admission ticket at any San Diego County Fair box offices.  Don't put purchasing your Bacon Fest tickets on the back-burner...these tickets are limited and selling fast! (No online purchase available)

 

I see that there are two “sessions” to choose from… What’s this all about?
Being that there are so many bacon lovers out there, we wanted keep the sessions to an intimate level where you won’t feel like you’re in a stampede of people trying to capture a piece of that most talked about bacon item!
Also, each session as special entertainment:
(Session 1) Big Daddy Bacon Pageant 
(Session 2) Bacon Lovers Wedding Ceremony

Can I leave the event once I enter?
We don’t understand why you would want to leave, but you will be wrist banded for in and out privileges during your session.

Can I bring food and drinks in that I purchased at the Fair?
Yes, Yes, Yes

What kind of entertainment will be going on during the Big Bite Bacon Fest?
Details will be coming soon so you will need to use your imagination on these…
• Opening Ceremony, including the raising of the Bacon Flag and singing of the Bacon Anthem (Both Sessions)

​• The Big Daddy Bacon Pageant (Session 1)​
 The Bacon Lovers Wedding (Session 2)

• Awards Ceremony (End of Session 2)
*More details here

How can I become a vendor in the Big Bite Bacon Fest?
Simple… Click here!

 

 

Who is Big Bite Events?
Big Bite Events is a division of Absolute Event Solutions Inc., which consists of building events to cater to the true foodie. These events are driven to shine a spotlight on some of our most favorite foods and dishes, while simultaneously creating a completely unique tasting experience for every food lover!