June 19th & 20th,  2015

 National Harbor on the Potomac Waterfront

 National Harbor, MD

Whole Hog Friday Night Pig Pickin' Session - 6pm - 10pm
VIP Saturday Bacon Session - Noon - 6pm
Regular Saturday Session - 2pm - 6pm

  

  

THIS IS THE ORIGINAL, PREMIERE, THE ONE THAT STARTED IT ALL!  No other event in the Country beats the best.  Join us at the festival for a great day of beer sippin', bourbon tastin', music listenin', cigar smokin', and barbeque eatin'. Your admission buys you a sampling glass so you can enjoy an ALL-YOU-CARE –TO-TASTE sampling of beer and bourbon. Some of the best barbeque vendors are on-site if you get hungry all while enjoying seminars in the tasting theater and LIVE music all day.

What’s Cooking…

• All Guests Receive a Souvenir Glass for Tastings.
• T-Shirts! The first 100 Guests in line for EACH SESSION receive a FREE COLLECTIBLE T-Shirt to celebrate the show.
• Unlimited Beer and Bourbon Tastings as you stroll from table to table and tent to tent. There are 40 Bourbons and 60 Beers on Tap. Enjoy, but please drink responsibly.
• BBQ Galore! Enjoy the great barbeque selection – pulled pork from whole hogs, ribs, brisket, chickens, sausages and any fixins’ you could imagine.  We’ll keep the portions heavy and the prices low.
• Back For More! Enjoy The Shrine of Swine! The Shrine features pulled pork – right from the source.  Pork Worship at its finest…..with a new pig every hour on the hour.
•  NEW Expanded VIP Section with more food and more tastes.  We had NO IDEA that DC liked it’s BACON so much.  We’ve cranked it up this year  - all the way past ‘11’ on the dial (*watch Spinal Tap)!
• Enjoy Seminars in the Tasting Theater with Master Distillers, Brewmasters, and Pit Masters From the Deep South
• Listen To Live Rock & Blues Music and great Bluegrass on The Main Stage
• Browse Cool Exhibits of Brewerania, Hot sauces, bbq accessories, and even a cigar tent for all guests.
• Also enjoy some awesome other features like cornhole, tricycle racing and more.
Choices, choices, choices…

  

 

ADMISSION OPTIONS: SESSION TICKETS ARE LIMITED AND TICKETS ARE SOLD FIRST-COME FIRST-SERVE. LAST CALL FOR ALCOHOL IS 20 MINUTES BEFORE THE SESSION ENDS AND ALCOHOL STOPS POURING 15 MINUTES BEFORE THE END OF THE SESSION. 

GRAND POOBAH 2-DAY ALL ACCESS PASS: $99 Advance Only.  Ticket is good for 1 person for 2 days – cannot be split. Valid Both Days (INCLUDES SAT VIP) – all hours of the show. Includes admission to the show, a souvenir tasting glass, lanyard, t-shirt and goodie bag.  Unlimited beer and bourbon, bbq dinner on Friday night and all live entertainment.

WHOLE HOG FRIDAY NIGHT PIG PICKIN’ SESSION: $65 Advance / $75 ON-SITE.   Valid Friday 6pm-10pm.Include admission into the event on Friday, a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, bbq dinner with pulled pork and all the fixins, and all live entertainment. 

VIP SATURDAY BACON & WHOLE HOG SESSION: $59 Advance / $70 On-site.  Valid Saturday Noon – 6pm. In addition to the all of the features above, the VIP Bacon and Whole Hog Session offers an exclusive tasting experience in the VIP Area (VIP Area closes at 5pm). VIP area hosts 10+ Tasting Stations featuring gourmet bacons from all over the country and local restaurants serving up their favorite BACON DISHES from Noon - 2pm Only. Other benefits include the 2 extra hours of sampling. These tickets are limited and will SELL OUT. Squeal like a pig!!!!!!!

REGULAR SATURDAY SESSION: $39 Advance / $45 On-SiteValid Saturday 2pm – 6pm Enjoy a fun day of Beer, Bourbon and BBQ. Includes admission into the event, a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, and all live entertainment.

DESIGNATED DRIVER TICKET: $29 ON-SITE Valid during any Saturday session. Includes admission into the event only.
KIDS 12 & UNDER ARE FREE.This event is not designed for children. They are welcome but you will find very little of interest to them.

Advance ticket sales close the 6/17/15 Wednesday before the event date at 5pm or when tickets are sold out.

Tickets will NOT be sent to your mailing address. Your name will be places on the “Will Call List”. Tickets will be available for pick up at the onsite “Will Call” station at the start time of your tickets admission. You can gain entry by presenting a valid ID (Driver’s License of other Government Issued form of ID). Guests must be over the legal drinking age of 21. All Ticket sales are final. No Refunds. No Exchanges. Tickets are subject to taxes and fees. Ticket price does not include the guarantee of an autograph. Tickets are limited and will be sold on a first come, first serve basis. For questions concerning your ticket please email emily@triggeragency.com.

The show is RAIN or SHINE. All service dogs must register in advance at info@triggeragency.com. They must also register at the event entrance upon arrival with proper service dog documentation. Pets are not allowed. Management reserves the right to check all bags and coolers. No outside glassware or alcohol is allowed. All alcoholic drinks must be samples from the tasting glass/cup provided with your ticket. Management reserves the right in our discretion to remove any individuals for including but not limited to intoxication, fighting and/or rudeness without a refund. All drink items listed on the “Drink Menu” are subject to change and some brands and styles of beer and/or bourbon will run out before others onsite. Your ticket does not guarantee that you will taste any certain product available at the show or listed online. The earlier you are at the show the better chance you have of tasting the products available. Beware of “driving while intoxicated laws” and plan accordingly. Please drink responsibly.

All ticket purchasers understand that their voice, name and image may be recorded by various mechanical and/or electrical means. All ticket holders release any claim they might have in law or equity in connection with the utilization of such material by Trigger Agency, LLC and authorize Trigger Agency, LLC and grant unto it or its assignees the absolute right to use said materials in connection with advertising, publicity, exhibitions, or without limitation, any other purpose.