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Questions commonly asked by Kingaroy BaconFest attendees.
How do I purchase tickets for the event?
price! On the other hand, you may also purchase tickets on-site upon entrance at the full price.
What is the price of the tickets and are there any discounts available?
Please note: The prices listed are for 2023 and this may change for further years. We accommodate
for concession tickets (pensioner/children U 13years).
|Individual Weekend Pass||$11.25|
|Concession Weekend Pass||$5.00|
|Family Weekend Pass||$25.00|
|Single Day Tickets|
|Individual One Day Entry||$6.90|
|Concession One Day Entry||$3.85|
|One Day Family Pass (2A + 1C)||$3.85|
When is the festival?
Where is the event taking place and how do I get there?
Kingaroy Town Hall, on Glendon Street! If you’re still having trouble finding the venue, follow the
surge of bacon-lovers and the scent of that sweet, sweet bacon or ask one of our friendly locals for
Is there parking available at the event venue?
for you to park in!
What is the event's schedule or agenda? Are there any specific sessions or performances?
performances to be seen and of course, bacon to be eaten! Be sure to visit the Little Piggies area,
and check out the BBQs in Sunpork Smoke-Off. Line up for a Cooking Masterclass, watch Miguel
Maestre’s Pig Show or the Ready Steady Bacon cook-off with Alastair McLeod.
Will there be food and beverages available for purchase at the event?
beverages for you to enjoy.
Are there any age restrictions or is the event family-friendly?
along to the Rasher’s Rush or get a group of your friends to enjoy the Wine and Swine, there’s plenty
of events to enjoy!
Is there a dress code or any specific attire recommended for the event?
we’ll be serving up! Clothing should be without offensive language or inappropriate
Will there be media and/or people taking photos/video?
Of course, we’ll be taking pictures too! We’re super keen to spread the word of BaconFest to get everyone involved in next year’s event so take as many pictures as you can! It is a condition of entry that you allow photos to be taken at the festival, and that we can distribute them for the purposes of event promotion.
Is there a refund or exchange policy for tickets if I am unable to attend?
Is Kingaroy BaconFest dog friendly?
Unfortunately the festival has a no animal policy so dogs are not allowed.
There are a few places around the South Burnett that can mind dogs. There is one just outside of Kingaroy – Barambah Retreat Boarding Kennels.
Commonly asked questions from volunteers.
Why should I volunteer?
I don’t have much time
I can’t come to Kingaroy Baconfest, can I still sign up?
I’m not really sure where I fit, I’m not into crowds or festivals.
I want to sign up, but I don’t know how to use a computer
I have kids and can’t get babysitting.
Will it cost me anything to volunteer?
I don’t live in Kingaroy, can I still volunteer?
Yes you can! If you are planning on coming to the festival, let us know early so you can secure some accommodation. There is lots available from camping right up to swanky rooms and B & B’s. There is also lots you can help with from a distance in the lead up. We have spaces in social media, planning, editing, designing, making, creating and you might even think of a job that we haven’t.
I have a disability and I’m not sure what job would suit me.
Commonly asked questions from vendors.
How can I be a vendor at your festival?
What types of products or services are typically allowed at your festival?
All products must prioritise Australian Pork, and meet some/all of our values of Cheeky, Quirky, Fun, Food Provenance, Farmers, Bacon, Community and Music & Arts.
Is there a specific application process for vendors? If so, what is it?
Are there any restrictions on the types of food or beverages we can sell?
What are the fees or costs associated with being a vendor at the festival?
– 3m x 3m site – $250 (incl. GST)
– 6m x 3m site – $350 (incl. GST).
Power can be supplied at an additional cost of $80.
Are there any specific requirements for health and safety permits or certifications?
For all permit and certification requirements, see the FOOD HEALTH & SAFETY section in the Information Pack. You can get a copy here Food Licensing – South Burnett Regional Council
How are vendor locations determined at the festival?
Is electricity provided for vendors?
What are the festival's policies regarding waste management and recycling for vendors?
Are there any specific load-in and load-out times for vendors?
Are there opportunities for vendors to participate in additional promotional activities or collaborations?
There are tons of ways you can get involved in BaconFest! The Best Bite of Bacon competition is just one. Check out our socials for the competition details and how to get involved. Please be sure to tag us on your socials, and let your crowds know that you’ve been accepted and that you’re coming! If you’ve got good photos, we’ll share them too.
What is the expected attendance or footfall at the festival?
Will there be any marketing or advertising efforts on behalf of the festival to attract attendees?
The BaconFest social team are working hard to get everyone keen for all the exciting events happening for BaconFest 2023, and you can too! Get online and promote your stand and products to bring the wave straight to you! We advertise across a range of channels and have been on Sunrise every year the Festival has been on. We attract National attention and have a foodie following.
Are there any specific rules or guidelines that vendors must adhere to during the festival?
Everything you need to know about rules and guidelines is included in the Information Pack received upon application. For any further questions or queries, email email@example.com and we’ll get back to you ASAP!
Commonly asked questions from sponsors.
How can I become a sponsor of Kingaroy BaconFest?
If you want to be a sponsor, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your details, and we
will contact you with all the information you need! Alternatively, you can download our Sponsorship Proposal on our sponsorship page.
What are the available sponsorship opportunities and packages?
sponsoring, ranging from $500 – $30,000! For more information, contact us with your details at
What are the benefits and advantages of sponsoring your event?
Not only are you supporting your local community, but you also get perks! Tickets to a VIP Meet &
Greet with a celebrity chef and tickets to the Wine and Swine evening are just 2 of the benefits that
may come along with sponsorship! There are different levels of exposure for each sponsorship level. What we
know and love most about sponsorship is the mutual support between our brands.
How will my company or brand be promoted and recognised as a sponsor?
Based on the sponsorship level you choose, there are different promotions that come with each
level. It would take too many words in our FAQ to explain each level. To see the fine details of each
sponsorship level, view our sponsorship information page or contact us via email!
Are there specific target demographics or audience segments that your event attracts?
ages are coming out to spend their day doing what they love – celebrating bacon!
What is the expected attendance or reach of the event?
We’re expecting 20,000 people to visit BaconFest over the weekend. That’s a lot of eyes on your logo, on your brand and on your support for local businesses.
What are the costs associated with sponsorship packages?
Sponsorship package costs are outlined in a prospectus which you can access by emailing
email@example.com with your details and interest in sponsoring.
Can sponsors customise or tailor their sponsorship packages to align with their specific marketing objectives?
really like to go the whole hog with us.