Greenville - Bourbon and Bacon Fest | FAQ
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Here are a list of frequently asked questions that will help you enjoy Bourbon & Bacon Fest


What is Upstate Warrior Solution?

Upstate Warrior Solution is our 2019 charity beneficiary. They are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that CONNECTS warriors and their families to resources and opportunities, LEADS them through the process of self-empowerment, and INSPIRES the community to embrace local warriors and their families as valued neighbors and friends. Find out more HERE.


Is this event 21+?
Yes, all attendees must be 21 years of age or older. Valid photo I.D. is needed along with a ticket to gain entry.


How do I buy tickets?
Click here.


Which bourbons will be available at the event?
The bourbon list is being updated constantly. To see the most current list of bourbons being featured at Bourbon and Bacon Fest, click here.


Which restaurants will be at the event?
A complete list of restaurants can be found here.


Is there a limit on food sampling?
No, as long as the restaurants have food ready, you’re welcome to enjoy it.


Is there a limit on bourbon sampling?
Yes, you can sample each bourbon sample once.


Where is Revel Event Center?
Revel Event Center is located at 304 E. Stone Ave. in Greenville, SC.


Where do I park?
There are a number of parking spots in the lot next to Revel. If the lot is full, additional parking is available at Canal Insurance next door at no-cost. Ride sharing (Uber, Lyft, etc.) is strongly encouraged.


Where do I go when I arrive?
If you arrive at Revel prior to the event, VIPs can line up to the right of the main door with the line heading down the sidewalk. General Admission Ticket holders can line up to the left of the doors. Pay attention to signage.


Do I need to print my ticket?
We prefer that you print your ticket. It is easier for scanners to read a printed ticket.


Can I upgrade my ticket?

Designated Driver ticket holders can upgrade to General Admission tickets. No other upgrades will be allowed.


Can Designated Driver ticket holders enter the event at 6 PM if they are accompanying a VIP ticket holder?

Yes. Designated Driver ticket holders can accompany VIP ticket holders into the event starting at 6 PM. They must be with a VIP ticket holder to enter the event though. Designated Driver tickets holder will be given a different wristband than General Admission and VIP ticket holders and will not receive a tasting glass.


Will there be entertainment?
Yes, live, acoustic music.


I represent the media. Can I cover your event?

Media access is allowed on a reviewal basis. We’ll be providing approved media with press kits prior to the event and media passes at the event. If you are with the media and would like to apply for a media pass, email


Why am I waiting to buy a ticket?
We’re not sure what could be holding you back. If you have questions, please contact us here.


Can I be a Vendor or Participant at Bourbon & Bacon Fest?
Yes, please contact us here.


Please enjoy Bourbon & Bacon Fest Responsibly. All attendees must be 21+ years old to attend.