Award winning author of the NY Times Best Selling ‘Dexter’ novels upon which the hit TV show ‘Dexter’ is based, Jeff Lindsay, has been announced as a late addition to the BaconFest Naples Celebrity Judges panel. He will join eight other television, culinary and media personalities who will help decide the Best of Bacon awards winners. A voting booth will be available for attendees to cast their votes as well.
BaconFest Naples, a fun-filled foodie fest celebrating bacon, hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Pelican Bay, will feature dozens of food and beverage vendors, bacon-eating contests, raffles, the music of five bands, a play area for youngsters and much more, on Sunday, Nov. 14, at the Naples Municipal Airport South Terminal Lawn. Last year’s inaugural celebration drew more than 3,000 people from all over Southwest Florida. This year’s event is 11 a.m.-5 p.m., rain or shine.
The Naples Municipal Airport South Terminal Lawn is at 526 Terminal Drive. Turn off Airport Road onto North Road and follow the signs. Advanced General Admission tickets are $10 online; the day of the event they will be $15. VIP individual tickets are available online for $39. VIP tables for eight are available online for $312.