The 2016 Breckenridge HogFest!

July 28, 2016 // By: Stefanie Van Der Kar

WHAT 2016 Breckenridge HogFest

WHEN Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM (MDT)

WHERE Main Street Station Plaza – 505 South Main Street, Breckenridge, CO 80424

This August, for the first time ever, the Town of Breckenridge will be hosting there first (and hopefully…) annual HogFest. They are promising not to disappoint and create a locally loved event dedicated to America’s favorite cured meat and the best drink that goes with it: Bacon & Bourbon.

Ticket Breakdown:

  • General Admission (before 8/26/16) – $45.00
  • VIP Ticket (before 8/27/16) – $85
  • Old Forester Bourbon Pairing Dinner (before 8/26/16) – $75

Although the event is hosted on Saturday, there will be a Friday night dinner at Taddeo’s (9655 South Park Avenue, Breckenridge, Colorado) in Breckenridge serving an Old Forester 4-course Bourbon Pairing Dinner. The dinner will be a four course meal paired with delicious bourbons and education. Dinner reception begins at 6:30 p.m. and the Old Forester Dinner starts at 7 p.m. More details about the menu to come, but you are able to purchase your tickets, here!

Saturday brings the real fest. Starting off with a Bourbon Breakfast! Tickets will go on sale at 12:00 p.m. day of if you forgot to purchase in advance.

The day of schedule looks a bit like the below:

  • Bourbon Breakfast (tickets and details to come!)
  • 12:00 p.m. Day of Tickets go on sale.
  • 2:30 p.m. VIP ticket holds early entry
  • 2:30 p.m. Live Music begins
  • 3;00 p.m. HogFest begins
  • 6:00 p.m. 2016 Breck HogFest ends

There will be more event details to come and we will update this blog accordingly as they become available.

In the meantime, here are some of the Event Features:

  • Bourbon samplings from over 30 distilleries and 75 bourbons to choose from!
  • Live music starting at 2:30 p.m.!
  • Bacon and other artisanal meats to sample from Tender Belly.
  • Bourbon seminar option available.
  • VIP experience available.
  • Proceeds benefit the Breckenridge Mountain Rotary.

Tickets are on sale, and to get the best savings, buy in advance. You can buy your tickets, here!

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