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Bacon Bash :: April 7, 2018

A special celebration of all things covered, wrapped, and seasoned with bacon all under one roof at the 2018 Bacon & Brews Bash at the Royal Oak Farmer's Market on Saturday, April 7th. The Event begins at 6:30pm with express entry and sampling for VIP guests and 7:30 for General Admission. Additional craft beer 3 oz. sample tickets are available for purchase at the event.

Best of the Best Awards?

2017 Winners
Best All-Around Bacon Dish: I Luv Cheese
Most Unique Bacon Dish: The International Culinary Schools At The Art Institutes
Most Flavorful Bacon Dish: Toast (Ferndale)
Best Bacon Sweet/Dessert: A Serendipity Cakery
Best Dearborn Brand Bacon: Smoked Pepper Bacon

2016 Winners
Best All-Around Bacon Creation: Mt. Chalet
Most Unique Bacon Creation: Granite City
Most Flavorful Bacon Creation: SK8 or Pie
Best Bacon Sweets/ Dessert: Serendipity Cakery
Best Dearborn Brand Bacon: Smoked Pepper Bacon


To Be Announced

About The Social Connection

The Social Connection has been Metro Detroit’s premier lifestyle event production and marketing company since 2001. Hosting dozens of annual events with more than 20,000 guests per year, The Social Connection produces and markets unique social, food & beverage sampling, charitable and destination events including: Detroit Burger & Brews Bash, Bacon Bash, Indulgence, Mac N’ Brews, The Cocktail Confidential, Metro Detroit Tastefest, Detroit Beer & Wine Fest, The Little Black Dress Charity Soiree, Motor City Gears & Beers, Santa Pub Crawl and OktoBEERfest to name a few. The Detroit Party division offers over 4,000 riders a year a fun, safe and hassle free way to travel to Opening Day, the MSU-UM Game and Tiger’s Games. Since 2001 The Social Connection developed their marquee presence in SE Michigan on New Year’s Eve hosting over or 40 New Year’s Eve events since inception and expanding their brand to NYEdetroit.com which has become the premier marketing and production arm for all things New Year’s Eve in Metro Detroit. www.TheSocialConnection.com

About Ultimate Fun Productions

Ultimate Fun Productions produces multiple events throughout Michigan that are known to sell out with a combined attendance of more than 150,000 people each year, including Whiskey Business, Sip Savor Stomp, OktoBEERfest, Detroit Detour, Detroit Summer Beer Fest, Royal Oak Beer Fest, Tequila Mundo, Detroit Craft Beer Month, Grand Rapids Beer Fest, Bacon Bash, Metro Detroit Taste Fest, Burger Bash, Great Lakes Food Art & Music Festival, Vodka Rox, Mac N Brews, Motor City Music & Food Fest, Cinco Bash, Michigan Rib Fest, Opening Day in the D, Indulgence, and New Year’s Eve events including Motor City NYE – The Drop, Motor City Gala, and Motown Countdown. Additionally, Ultimate Fun produces and promotes multiple bar crawls and fun runs, plus multiple events at the M1 Concourse in Pontiac, such as M1 Cruisefest and CartoBEERfest. Having spent the past 5 years cultivating a relationship with the Detroit 300 Conservancy and Campus Martius Parks, UFP has created a series of events including The Big Game Rally, Parktoberfest, Capitol Park Summer Saturday Night & Sunday Brunch with four consecutive weekend events, and five Winter Magic Weekends. For further info, visit www.UltimateFunProductions.com

Frequently Asked Questions

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