The Village Council of Wellington and Buffalo Trace are once again hosting their beloved Bacon and Bourbon Fest. The events is held on the grounds surrounding the new Village of Wellington Community Center and amphitheater, the free event is scheduled for this Friday and Saturday, March 22nd and 23rd.
The two-day event features great live music, artist, craftsmen, and an eclectic menu of bacon-infused culinary delights and a collection of over 40 bourbons and whiskeys for your tasting pleasure. The Fest also offers participants exclusive bacon and bourbon pairing seminars including exclusive Pappy Van Winkle tastings. South Florida’s foremost Bourbon experts share the distiller’s art and patient techniques in the seminars and tastings. All intended to enhance your knowledge and pleasure of American made Bourbon and whiskey. There will also, of course, be beer for the non-Bourbon drinkers.
The menu of bacon and pork-related dishes at the event will include everything from Roasted Bourbon BBQ Pork & Bacon Sandwich to a Bacon Bar featuring chocolate covered and caramel nut dipped bacon and bacon desserts. Menu items developed by local chefs explore the boundaries of New American Cuisine and the Farm to Table movement.
For families, there will be plenty of backyard games, corn hole, Jenga, checkers, and much more. If you live in Wellington and love good food and great drinks, this is an event you are not going to want to miss.
When: Fri, Mar 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – Sat, Mar 23, 2019, 11:00 PM EDT
Where: Village of Wellington Community Center & Amphitheater - 12100 Forest Hill Blvd. Wellington, FL 33414