Enjoy a pork-alicious day of bacon, brews, great live music and fun at Burroughs and Chapin Park, between 8th and 9th Avenues. Just across the street from Ocean Front Bar & Grill.
If you are a bacon and beer lover…then this is the festival for you! Whether it’s bacon burgers or bacon cheesesteaks-this event is all about the bacon and the tons of beer samples for craft brew fans.
2018 Bacon and Brews Fest Music Schedule:
Shawn Bilton kicks off the 2018 Myrtle Beach Bacon and Brews fest at 12:30. Shawn is known for his gritty, acoustic country rock blend with a unique edge and undeniable storytelling passion in every song. Being blessed with the opportunities to open for amazing artists including Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, John Rich of Big & Rich, Chris Lane, NEEDTOBREATHE, The Afters and more; Shawn has some exciting things in the works and the future is bright for this Carolina native.
Adam Carter takes the Bacon and Brews stage at 2:30pm. He’s a modern Country artist with a classic rock and blues heart and not stranger to the spotlight. When he was just 7 years old, Buddy Guy called him on stage and he hasn’t slowed one bit. Since then, he’s shared the stage with Willie Nelson, Ray Price, Loretta Lynn, Brad Paisley, Billy Joe Shaver, Rodney Atkins, Sharon Jones and The Dapkings, The Lacs, Billy Bob Thornton, Norm Macdonald, Kane Brown, Tucker Beathard, Blackhawk, Ashland Craft, Riley Green, Benton Blount, Doug McCormick, Dale Watson, and many others.
Headlining the 2018 Bacon & Brews Fest is Gal Friday, taking the stage at 4:30pm. Comprised of York, Ashley Min and Lauren Wilson, the sound that accompanies the endearing name is a pleasing blend of the best their upbringing had to offer: southern gospel, rock, bluegrass and country. Their synergistic sibling harmonies and bluegrass soul peppered with notes of southern rock has resulted in a style that is unique and undeniably catchy. Gal Friday stays busy touring, building a following in the southeast and opening for A-listers such as Keith Urban, Charles Esten, The Band Perry, LoCash, Jason Aldean, Lee Brice, Travis Tritt, Wynonna Judd, Chase Rice and Kellie Pickler, among others. You will not want to miss Gal Friday at the Bacon and Brew fest.
Bacon and Brews Tickets
General Admission (FREE)
Admission to the event is FREE. Enjoy live music, taste the best bacon-inspired dishes around with food and drinks available for purchase. Fun for the whole family.
VIP Pass – Early Bird
VIP Pass- Includes entrance into a tented reserved seating area with complimentary VIP food, a craft brew tasting wristband, a souvenir tasting glass, private restrooms and a selection of specialty beverages. Very limited number of VIP tickets available. *Ticket prices will go up to $50 on July 30th.
Craft Beer Tasting – Early Bird
Craft Beer tasting ticket – Includes souvenir glass and craft brew wristband that gives you the ability to sample a variety of craft beers from across the United States. Must be 21+ to purchase this wristband. ID’s will be checked at the festival. A limited number of tickets available at the Early Bird price. Get yours today. *Ticket prices will go up to $35 on July 30th.