The 5th Annual NYC Bacon and Beer Classic

Do you love beer; do you love bacon? If you answered no, then we might not get along, but if you answered yes then I have the perfect event for you! It is the 5th Annual Bacon and Beer Classic held at the USTA National Tennis Center, in NYC.  This year they are going big, one massive, with more restaurants, breweries, and entertainment than ever before. It’ll be held on September 29th, 2018 from 12pm-10pm, get your tickets now (must be 21+), before they sell out!

There will be about 25+ restaurants and 30+ breweries at this event, we listed a few below. You’ll receive a B&B ceramic souvenir cup to fill up with the 150+ craft beers at the event. B&B will also have bacon eating contest, giant jenga, blind taste test beers, along with other fun surprises and entertainment, making this one fun party.

Restaurants: BarBacon, Bamboo Bites, Brooklyn Baked & Fried, Tuk-Tuk Go, Dang BBQ, TBJ Gourmet & more!

Breweries: Wartega, Island To Island Brewery, Toast Ale, BrewDog, The Bronx Brewery, Lagunitas Brewing Co & more!

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There are three types of tickets general admission(Choose: 1pm or 7pm), power hour, VIP (Choose: 12PM or 6PM). Check out the information below.


  • Get full reign over the USTA National Tennis Center
  • Indulge in 3 hours of unlimited bacon and craft beer
  • 150+ beers from regional breweries
  • 50+ bacon-infused dishes from local chefs
  • Home Brewing Demo
  • A tasting cup you’ll never want to throw away
  • Live music, epic games, and a bacon eating contest
  • More surprises tba (it will be Oktoberfest, after all)

Power Hour

Everything included in GA plus…

  • Enter the festival an hour early through an expedited line
  • Score first dibs on your favorite bacon dishes and beers


Everything included in GA plus…

  • Enter the festival a full hour before GA
  • Gain exclusive access to USTA’s Premium Show Court
  • Take your photo court-side in Arthur Ashe Stadium
  • Three exclusive dishes not seen in GA
  • Pork belly tasting and donut wall
  • Exclusive craft beers
  • Photo booth
  • Stadium seating
  • Bonus games and activities