Is this event 21+?
Yes, all attendees must be 21 years of age or older. Valid photo I.D. is needed along with a ticket to gain entry.
How do I buy tickets?
Which bourbons will be available at the event?
The bourbon list is being updated constantly. To see the most current list of bourbons being featured at Bourbon and Bacon Fest, click here.
Which restaurants will be at the event?
A complete list of restaurants can be found here.
Is there a limit on food sampling?
No, as long as the restaurants have food ready, you’re welcome to enjoy it.
Is there a limit on bourbon sampling?
Yes, each bourbon sample requires that you relinquish one sampling ticket from your allotement provided upon entry. General Admission ticket holders receive 10 sampling tickets, VIP ticket holders receive 12 sampling tickets.
Where is the Castle?
The Castle is located at 130 Columbus Ave in Boston, MA.
Where do I park?
There are many garages and lots located within walking distance to The Castle.
Here are a few:
– 10 St. James Street (Central Parking)
– 200 Stuart Street Garage
– 201 Stuart Street Garage
I’m taking the T, where do I get off?
Take the Green Line to Arlington and then walk south on Arlington Street for 2 blocks to The Castle.
Where do I go when I arrive?
If you arrive at the Castle prior to the event, VIPs can line up to the left with the line heading down the sidewalk towards Smith & Wollensky’s. General Admission Ticket holders can line up to the right of the doors, with the line headed up Columbus Ave towards Berkeley Street.
Do I need to print my ticket?
We prefer that you print your ticket. It is easier for scanners to read a printed ticket.
Will there be entertainment?
Yes, live music will be provided by Brian Richard.
Can I have Bourbon and Bacon Fest info sent to my email?
Yes, sign up for our email list here.
I didn’t buy a VIP ticket, can I still get a shirt?
Yes, Bourbon and Bacon merchandise will be on sale at the event. Shirts, event glasses and a few surprises will be available for purchase at Bourbon and Bacon Fest.
Why am I waiting to buy a ticket?
We’re not sure what could be holding you back. If you have questions, please contact us here.