San Mateo Bacon and Brew Fest Returns Sept 27th

Bay Meadows is a proud sponsor of the San Mateo Bacon and Brew Festival, an annual event held inside Central Park in downtown San Mateo. Hosted by the San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce and The Bone 107.7,  the event will feature specialty food items such as Beer and Bacon ice cream, Bacon Chow Mein, Bacon Fried Rice and much more. Enjoy art and music, as well as Craft Brew tastings. Be sure to stop by the Bay Meadows booth and guess the # of bacon beans, you’ll have a chance to WIN $100 at Bacon Bacon! Get your phone cameras ready to capture your best PIG OUT face! Our roving social street team will be handing out Maple Bacon lollipops to those that snap fun photos and use #baymeadowslife, where you’ll also be entered to win $50-$500 in our San Mateo Fame by Frame photo contest.

Bacon and Brew San Mateo

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*Join Bay Meadows on Facebook, we’re giving away weekly pairs of tickets beginning Sept 1!*
Save the date:Saturday, September 27th from 11am – 5pm
Where: On the corner of 5th and El Camino Real.
Walk, bike, take a train or find a few parking options around Central Park.
Buy Tickets: Tickets are $15 ; admission ticket holder includes festival entry and a large beer, glass of wine or soft drink.

Presented By The San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce & The Bone

The Chamber’s festival will feature afternoon entertainment with The Butlers and Dutch Uncle, along with Red Hots Burlesque! There will also be children’s play area with Dr. Solar’s Medicine Show, a bounce house, clowns and face painting.

Food vendors will include Sam’s Chowder Mobile, Bacon Bacon SF, The Counter, Ole Thyme KettleKorn, Rocko’s Ice Cream Tacos, Ehrgood Corn Roast, Naked Chorizo, Sonoma Teriyaki, Three Restaurant, 31st Union, Frozen Kuhsterd, Sugar and Spun, Fletch’s Hot Dogs, among others will roll in their food truck best.

Featured craft brews will be provided by Matagrano and include Hefe Draught, Redhook, ESB, Lh Ipa, KCCO, Kona, LBL, Big Wave, Castaway IPA, Widmer, Upheaval, Omission,  and Square Mile Cider.

Kids 12yrs and under are free, 17yrs under MUST be accompanied by a ticket holding adult (21yrs).

Take Home the Bacon! Enjoy these drool worthy bacon recipes at home:
Bacon Breakfast Cupcakes
Sweet and Spicy Jalapeno Poppers
Pasta with Bacon, Peas and Cream

As we develop community, we want to see how you live or play at Bay Meadows. Share your fun lifestyle photos with our community by using #baymeadowslife in our Fame x Frame Photo Contest. You could WIN $50 or our Grand Prize of $500 at the end of 2014 and be featured in a live pop-up photo gallery exhibit. Click here for official rules. Each month, Bay Meadows will select one photo to WIN a $50 gift card at Whole Foods Market San Mateo. Simply hop on instagram or twitter at tag us using #baymeadowslife or submit up to 10 photos per month to .

Be sure to follow Bay Meadows on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. We’ll be sharing your Bay Meadows story!