Announcing the first annual Ohio Bacon Fest

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Prime Social Group and MikeGallicchioNow are pleased to bring Columbus its first annual OHIO BACON FEST! Ohio Bacon Fest is focused on America’s favorite delicacy, BACON! Participating vendors, including local food trucks and restaurants, will have the opportunity to serve one-of-a-kind and signature bacon creations during this one-day event. From 4PM until 11PM on Friday, September 25, 2015 attendees will be immersed with music, entertainment and beverages in the heart of the city at Columbus Commons.

Columbus Commons have become a staple for hosting premier events in Columbus, including the Columbus Food Truck Fest, Picnic At The Pops, and many other community affairs. Parking is easy and convenient at the Columbus Commons Main Garage, located just south of the park at 55 East Rich Street. More information is available at

Ohio Bacon Fest is proud to be working with our media partners, (614) Magazine & CD1025. Great Lakes Brewing Company will be on-site, serving their fantastic line of Ohio-made craft beers.
There will be competitions with local celebrity judges along with the first ever Bacon Eating Contest. Vendors that will be serving specialty bacon dishes include The Rossi, deNovo Bistro and Bar, Loop’s Food Truck, Porketta food truck, Roosevelt Coffee House, Double Comfort, Level, Oliver’s Burgers, Manifesto, Hubbard, Thurman’s and more TBA

The Mid-Ohio Foodbank is the beneficiary of the event. This great organization assists the thousands of people that go hungry in our community every day by making food accessible these people. You can help their efforts by bringing canned foods for the event’s canned food drive.

Great food requires great music – below is your musical lineup for the Ohio Bacon Fest:
4:00PM: Gates open
5:15PM-6:15PM: Captain Kidd
6:30PM-7:30PM: DJ George Brazil
7:45PM-8:00PM: Bacon Eating Contest
8:15PM-9:15PM: The Wet Darlings
9:30PM-10:30PM: The Fabulous Johnson Brothers

Local restaurants are strongly encourage to participate in this great event and can do so by signing up at

Tickets for BACON FEST are only $5 on sale NOW! Children 12 and under are free! Click here to get tickets.


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