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NYC’s Top 3 Food & Bev Events in April

Bacon & Beer Classic

Bacon plus beer equals a little slice of foodie heaven. Indulge to your heart’s delight at the upcoming Bacon & Beer Classic. The unique festival will feature 50+ bacon infused dishes from the best local chefs/restaurants, 100+ craft beer and cider samples, grown-up games (think giant jenga), bacon eating contests, and more.

  • When: April 22-23
  • Where: Citi Field
  • Price: $69 - $139

Daffodil Celebration and Wine Weekend at NYBG

What could be more relaxing than sipping palate-pleasing wines surrounded by the beauty of nature in bloom? The New York Botanical Garden is hosting a Daffodil Celebration and Wine Weekend to celebrate the result of 150,000 daffodil bulbs planted last November. The weekend will include talks from the region’s top sommeliers and vintners, wine tastings and demonstrations, live music, and guided tours of Daffodil Hill.

  • When:  April 23-24
  • Where: New York Botanical Garden
  • Price: $25 adult (Free for members)

4th Annual NYC Hot Sauce Expo

Heat up Springtime with the 4th Annual NYC Hot Sauce Expo in Brooklyn. Featuring over 50 artisanal hot sauce makers from around the world, this year’s event is sure to impress. Events throughout the weekend include a guacamole eating contest, margarita mix-down, pizza eating contest, and the West Coast vs East Coast Bloody Mary Mix-Down National Championship.

  • When: April 23-24
  • Where: Brooklyn EXPO Center
  • Price: $10 advance purchase