Schedule

 THE BELOW INFORMATION IS FROM 2017 - PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES!

Friday, March 31st

6pm - Doors Open

6:30 - 7:30pm On the Main Stage: Johnny & The GI's
 

 

7:00 PM - Main Stage Best Beard Competition - Do you grow hair on your face? Do you know someone with a magnificent face forest? Do you or your bearded friend want a chance to win cash prizes and some other cool swag?  Bring your God-given chin majesty to the fest and win.

Sponsored by Bearded Builders (beautiful builds, beautiful beards). Sign up at the Bearded Builders booth! Competition held at the Main Stage!

 

 

8pm - On the Main Stage:
The 1974 Band

8pm - Tasting Theater Seminar: Smoke & High End Tasting Join Greg Nivens, the Founder of BBBQ and the team from Smoke for awesome tasting of High End Bourbons, Great BBQ and a lot of fun! Tickets are $20

(Requires a minimum of a Friday Night ticket purchase to get in)

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON!

 

 

 

8pm - Main Stage - Stein Holding Contest Can you endure this feat of strength and endurance? Contestants hold a 1-liter stein of beer (which weighs about 5 pounds) out in front of them at shoulder level for as long as they can. No beer can be spilled, no elbows can be bent, and extended arms must be kept parallel to the ground. The winner is the person who can keep their stein aloft the longest. Sign up onsite at the Main Stage!

Stein Contest

 

Drink Like a Lady Contest

 8:15pm - Main Stage Drink Like A Lady Contest Are you a lady? Do you like to drink? If so, join us at the Main Stage for your chance to take home some prizes in the Drink Like A Lady Contest. Our search for Baltimore's fastest, classiest, and most awesome lady drinker! Sign up onsite at the Main Stage!

  

 8:25 - Main Stage Bacon Eating Contest Do you have what it takes to crush some serious pounds of bacon in a timed race against other bacon fanatics of Baltimore? Sign up onsite at the Main Stage!

 

Bacon Eating Contest

 

 

 

 

 

 

9:40 - Last call for alcohol

9:45 - Stop pouring alcohol

10:00 - Show ends!

 

Saturday, April 1st

NOON - Doors open for VIP Admission

1pm - Main Stage: Junkyard Saints

 

1pm - Tasting Theater Seminar: Sagamore Spirit Conversation with Sagamore Spirit President, Brian Treacy, to discover the rich history of rye whiskey in MD. Learn about Sagamore Spirit's triple distillation process, and how Sagamore Spirit is putting MD back on the map as a premier distiller of rye whiskey. Sample Sagamore Spirit Signature 83 Proof and Cash Strength whiskey.

 

 

1pm - At The Shrine of Swine: Whole Hog from Handsome Devil

2pm - Tasting Theater Seminar: FATTI by Stelzer Describing 4 styles of authentic, bavarian German Beers. All natural, NON-pastuerized, brewed since 1353 and never before offered in American until Zelos Trading brought FATTI beers to the states in April 2015

 

2pm - Doors open for Regular Admission

 

 2:30pm - At The Shrine of Swine:
Whole Hog from Kloby's Smokehouse

 

3pm Tasting Theater Seminar: Guinness Stouts: Tasting Through History. Join Guinness Brewery Ambassador Dan Fontaine as he discusses the history of our stouts. This chronological tasting seminar will cover the rise of porters, the evolution of the stout, the history behind the two-part pour, and more.

 

 

 

3:15pm - Main Stage - Stein Holding Contest Can you endure this feat of strength and endurance? Contestants hold a 1-liter stein of beer (which weighs about 5 pounds) out in front of them at shoulder level for as long as they can. No beer can be spilled, no elbows can be bent, and extended arms must be kept parallel to the ground. The winner is the person who can keep their stein aloft the longest.

 

Stein Holding

 

Drink Like a Lady

 

3:25pm - Main Stage - Drink Like A Lady Contest Are you a lady? Do you like to drink? If so, join us at the Main Stage for your chance to take home some prizes in the Drink Like A Lady Contest. Our search for Baltimore's fastest, classiest, and most awesome lady drinker!

 

3:35pm - Main Stage - Bacon Eating Contest Do you have what it takes to crush some serious pounds of bacon in a timed race against other bacon fanatics of Baltimore?

 

Bacon on Grill

 

4pm - Main Stage: Lost In Paris

 

4pm - At The Shrine of Swine:
Whole Hog from Handsome Devil

4pm: Tasting Theater Seminar

Founders Feast : This is 'Merica  - a Founders Feast  -  Join Greg Nivens, the Founder of BBBQ for a once a year tasting of high-end bourbons and good Southern cuisine.  We will try tastes from all over the Country and enjoy a few special whiskeys that are at least 15 years or more. Tickets are $20

(Founders Feast requires a minimum of a regular ticket purchase to get in)

 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKET!

5:40 - Last call for alcohol

5:45 - Stop pouring alcohol

6:00 - Show ends!