Oceanfront Beach, Bacon & Beer Festival
Bacon. Check. Beer. Check. Beach. Check. We have got what you want! A Winter 2020 road trip never had such a lineup. Add the breathtaking backdrop of California’s Lost Coast and you are set for a memory maker of a weekend. Join the Gyppo Ale Mill & The Southern Humboldt Chamber of Commerce in the first annual Beach, Bacon & Beer Festival. Proceeds from this event will go to the Shelter Cove Pioneer’s Joe Lopes Scholarship Fund! Friday :: Pig Gig & Irie Rockerz 3-10 PM Saturday Afternoon :: Shuck, Slurp, Sip :: 3-6 PM Saturday Evening :: Second Son & The Rain Dogs 7-9PM Sunday :: Bacon & Beer Brunch :: 10-2PM The weekend begins Friday night with a collaboration in the kitchen between Gyppo Ale Mill’s Chef Robert Mason and Southern Humboldt’s own, Lonny Whitlow. This dynamic duo will have a feast fit for a king, and you guessed it, pork is the theme! Add some live music by, Irie Rockers, and you have a win for the beginning of a fine weekend. Tickets to this portion of the event are $35 but buy the package and save. Ticket info at the bottom. The bacon and beer theme continues on as you join us at the Gyppo Ale Mill Saturday afternoon for Shuck, Slurp & Sip. Everyone loves Kyle from North Bay Shellfish! He’ll have bacon-themed barbecued and raw oysters plus Chef Bob will have an array of bacon oysters that will be perfect to go with the tasting. What tasting you might ask? We’re pleased to share that we’ve got a handful of breweries, cidery, and wineries joining us to taste their offerings. Your ticket to this event includes 2 appetizers but additional appetizer tickets can be purchased. Tickets for this portion of the event are $25 but again, buy the package and save! Saturday isn’t quite over yet folks. Did you know that head brewer, Jared Smith is a man of many talents. Yes, he brews some kick-ass beer but he is also an amazing musician. Join us Saturday night when we welcome back the travel band that Jared is apart of, Second Son & The Rain Dogs. Cover cost for this $10 but hint, hint, check out the packages below. Now that the fun has been had, we’ll wrap up the culinary experience Sunday morning with Bacon & Brunch. Join us for a delicious bacon-themed brunch menu that includes, wait for it… bottomless Mimosas and Michaladas* Chef Robert Mason never disappoints and this brunch menu is no exception. The cost of this portion is $30 but one more time, buy the package and save! *Two Hour Limit on bottomless beverages Sign me up! Heck yes. You can follow the below links to curate the perfect package, pick and choose what you want to do, or go for the gold and sign up for the whole enchilada! The cost to attend all the events is just $75, which saves you $25! https://gyppo.com/events/2020-beach-bacon-beer Mention that you are coming out for the Beach, Bacon & Beer festival to either Inn of the Lost Coast or The Tides Inn and they will discount your room for the event! Are you a business that is interested in participating in this collaboration? Hit us up, be it a real estate agent, a retail shop, beverage maker, we love collaborations. We want to include anyone that is interested and wants to have some fun working together.