Tips for Attendees!

Tips for Attendees!

  • April 27, 2016

Greetings Bacon Nation General! To those of you who are attending Baconfest Chicago, here is a little info we thought you should have to maximize your gastronomical pleasure. LOCATION:  UIC FORUM, 725 West Roosevelt Road For directions, see: http://www.uic.edu/depts/uicforum/directions.shtml  AND…

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Baconfest Podcast #4 – Kevin Hickey & Bacon Poems

Baconfest Podcast #4 – Kevin Hickey & Bacon Poems

  • April 8, 2016

Seth talks hotdogs, bacon and that eternal diner favorite, the Frankencheezie with renowned Chicago chef Kevin Hickey or The Duck Inn and Bottlefork.  Plus, hear award-winning poems from the annual Baconfest Best Bacon Poem competition. Want tickets to Baconfest?  Get…

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Help the Food Bank on 4/9 & Win VIP Tickets!

Help the Food Bank on 4/9 & Win VIP Tickets!

  • March 23, 2016

Join Baconfest Chicago and help fight hunger in our community by donating your time and labor to the Greater Chicago Food Depository!  You may just end up with two VIP tickets to Baconfest Chicago.  When: Saturday, April 9, 2016 – 1:00 PM to…

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Universe.com Ticketing – Here’s how it works!

Universe.com Ticketing – Here’s how it works!

  • February 16, 2016

This year, we’re using Universe.com to sell tickets to Baconfest.  Since it’s a new system, here’s a little guide on how it works. Tickets to Baconfest are first come, first served.  In the past, the ticketing system reserved your tickets…

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Ticket Test Page

  • November 30, 2015

Saturday Lunch – April 30 11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon VIP Hour 12:00 Noon – 3:00 PM General Admission Buy Saturday Lunch Saturday Dinner – April 30 6:00 PM -7:00 PM: VIP Hour 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM General Admission Buy…

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Welcome XRT Listeners!

Welcome XRT Listeners!

  • January 30, 2015

Hiya!  Thanks for listening to XRT and checking out Baconfest Chicago. If you’d like to buy all-inclusive tickets to our 2015 event, please click here: Buy Baconfest Tickets   If you’d like to learn more, check out our FAQ.

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The Menu – Baconfest Chicago 2014

The Menu – Baconfest Chicago 2014

  • April 18, 2014

Over these last six years, we’ve seen a lot of bacon come and a lot of bacon go.  There have been dishes that amazed us with their technical prowess and nuanced complexity.  There have been dishes that moved us with…

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Deschutes

Deschutes

  • December 18, 2012

          Website - Facebook - Twitter What if you went to work thinking, “What rule can we rule out today? What sacred cow can we tip on its big, fat flank? What if the boss strode the halls urging: ‘put…

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