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Denver Bacon and Beer Festival Returns for a Fourth Year

Date: October 7, 2015 URL: http://www.craftbeer.com/news/brewery-news/denver-bacon-and-beer-festival-returns-for-a-fourth-year
Dinner and festival will have you praising the lard! DENVER – Oct. 7, 2015 – For the past three years, EatBoston and Denver Off The Wagon have been bringing mouth-watering, innovative bacon dishes paired with thirst quenching beers to the people of Denver. This year Imbibe Events is joining the duo to help create the ultimate bacon and beer spectacular. The Denver Bacon and Beer Dinner and Festival will take place the weekend of November 7th and 8th. “Anticipation is already building for this year’s weekend of festivities,” said Aaron Cohen, founder of the Bacon and Beer Festival series. “Denver has been a great host to us and I am so excited to see what the city has in store of us this year!’ The weekend will start with a five course beer dinner featuring five local chefs paired with five different breweries at The Lobby (2191 Arapahoe St. Denver CO) on Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Participating restaurants and breweries include Second Home Kitchen + Bar, The Lobby, Max’s Wine Dive, Great Divide Brewing Company, Wit’s End Brewing Company, Call To Arms Brewing Company, Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project, Spangalang Brewery and The Post Brewing Co. Pairings will be announced later this month. Tickets go on sale on October 7th at 10 a.m. MST for $75. Sunday afternoon, bring your appetite to the Denver Bacon and Beer Festival at The Glitter Dome (3600 Wynkoop St., Denver CO) from 2:30 – 5:00 p.m. The fourth annual festival will feature more than 50 restaurants and breweries. Participating breweries and restaurants include: 4 Noses Brewing Company ACGolden Brewing Company Argyll Whisky Beer Bacon Social House Blackbird Public House Block & Larder Boulder Beer Company Brazen Neighborhood Eatery Breckenridge Brewery Butcher’s Bistro Call to Arms Brewing Company Colorado Cider Company Crazy Mountain Brewery Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project Denver Beer Co Elevation Beer Company Epic Brewing Euclid Hall Fiction Beer Company Great Divide Brewing Company Grimm Brothers Brewhouse Hopdoddy Ignite Jax Fish House Glendale Kachina Southwestern Grill Kevin Taylor Restaurant Group Left Hand Brewing Company Lena MAX’s Wine Dive Mockery Brewing Next Door Union Statoin Oskar Blues Brewery Our Mutual Friend Prost Brewing Co range Ratio Beerworks Renegade Brewing Company River North Brewery Rocky Mountain Institute of Meat Second Home Kitchen + Bar Spangalang Brewery Storm Peak Brewing Company Strange Craft Telegraph The Corner Office The Lobby The Post Brewing Company Wit’s End Brewing Company Wynkoop Brewing Co In the past three years, these two events have raised more than $57,000 for Project Angel Heart and Metro Caring. Last year the festival introduced Beast in Show, the people’s choice for best restaurant and brewery. In 2014, the people named EDGE Restaurant and Former Future Brewing Company. Festival tickets can be purchased online starting October 7th at 10 a.m. at imbibe-events.com  for $50 – $75. About Eat Boston Eat Boston conceives and produces unique food events originally in Boston, but now across the country. The events often feature multiple restaurants serving food around a specific ingredient or theme, along with supporting local non-profit organizations. Some events include Guacaholics Anonymous, Ice Cream Showdown, Tacopocalypse, Steakcation, and the BLT Battle at Sea Karaoke Harbor Cruise. For more information on Eat Boston visit http://www.wheretoeat.in. About Imbibe Events Imbibe is a Denver-based event production and ticketing company that coordinates with the best restaurants, bars, music venues and other fine establishments to create craft events! Imbibe has produced events such as the Denver Beer Festivus, Collaboration Festival and the Big Eat. For more information, visit www.imbibe-events.com. Company: Lexa PR/Imbibe EventsContact: Alexandra WeissnerE-mail: alex@lexapr.com