Maple Bacon Coffee Porter Festival

January 11th, 2020

11:30am - Midnight

All Ages | 21+ After 8pm

At Funky Buddha Tap Room & Barrel Room

Free All Day Festival

VIP Unlimited Sampling 12pm - 2:30pm

(Limited Tickets)


General Info

Debut of Maple Bacon Coffee Porter Four-Packs

50+ Funky Buddha Limited Draft Beers

Live Music | DJ Set | Silent Disco | Mural Painting

Pop Up Food Vendors


Bacon is back! On January 11th, we’re celebrating the return of our highly anticipated Maple Bacon Coffee Porter with a free, all day festival at the brewery. Enjoy 50+ specialty Funky Buddha beers in sample and full pour sizes, live music in the barrel room, and much more. Get the ultimate Funky experience with the VIP early access sampling event. And for the first time, our infamous porter will be available in 4-packs of 12oz bottles.


VIP Early Access Unlimited Sampling $50

12pm - 2:30pm | Barrel Room

The VIP section of the festival will be an unlimited sample tasting held in our rustic barrel room. Get vertical vintages of MBCP, try all new experimental beers, and revisit some of your funky favorites.

  • Unlimited Sampling
  • Specialty Funky Buddha Beers
  • One 4-Pack of Maple Bacon Coffee Porter
  • Limited to 300 Guests



Bad to the Bacon Pre-Order Package $30 ($40 Value)

Now On Sale

  • One 4-Pack of Maple Bacon Coffee Porter
  • One 16oz Can of Wide Awake It's Morning 
  • Commemorative 6oz Cup
  • Six Beer Tickets (festival only)




Bottle/Can Releases






Maple Bacon Coffee Porter

4-Pack Bottles | $15 | No Limit






Wide Awake It's Morning

16oz Can | $5 | Limited Quanties 


Beer Tickets

Beers can be purchased in sample pour (3oz - 6oz) and full pour (8oz - 16oz) sizes. There will also be a 6oz commemorative cup available for sample pours.

  • Beer Tickets = $3 Each
  • Sample Pour = 1 Ticket
  • Full Pour = 2 Tickets
  • Commemorative Sample Cup = 1 Ticket


Draft List
More info coming soon!


Live Music in the Barrel Room (starting at 3pm)
More info coming soon!


Pop Up Food Vendors
More info coming soon!



  • Silent Disco
  • Brewery Games
  • Dunk Tank
  • Live Mural Painting


Acclaim for Maple Bacon Coffee Porter

Gold Medal, Specialty Beer - 2016 World Beer Cup
Number 1 Ranked Porter in the World -
Top 100 Beers in the World -
100 out of 100 -
99 World Class Score - Beer Advocate
Top 250 Rated Beers - Beer Advocate



Q: Will there be an entrance fee?
A: No, this year’s festival is free entry but there are options to purchase ticket to the VIP Early Access Sampling and MBCP Fest Pre-Order Package.

Q: What beers will be on draft? Do we need tickets to purchase beers?
A: We will be updating the draft list soon. Yes, tickets will be required to purchase a beer. We will have a few areas to buy tickets around the brewery.

Q: Can I buy bottles of Maple Bacon Coffee Porter?
A: For the first time, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter will be available in 12oz bottle four-packs. They will be on sale at the festival for $15.

Q: How often is MBCP released?
A: We release Maple Bacon Coffee Porter once a year in January.

Q: What happened to the beer festival format?
A: This year we’ve decided to bring the festival back to the brewery as a free all-day party so more can enjoy.

Q: Will there be guest drafts?
A: There will be no guest drafts available at the fest but there will be 50+ Funky Buddha drafts.

Q: Is there a good place to stay if I'm coming from out of town?
A: Yes, we have a great corporate rate at the Courtyard by Marriott Fort Lauderdale East. Festival goers will enjoy complimentary shuttle service, free breakfast, free parking, free wi-fi, and will even be able to purchase Funky Buddha beers in their lobby bar!

Q: Where can we park?
A: We strongly recommend that attendees carpool or ride share to the festival!
You may park in the following lots.
-The public lot directly south of the main tap room entrance
Please do not park on our neighbor's lawns, or in front of their driveways, or in front of businesses down the plaza along Dixie Highway. Our neighbors may tow!

Q: Can I bring my kids?
A: Yes, children are allowed in our tap room until 8pm.

Q: Can I bring my dogs/monkeys/parakeets?
A: Yes. Although animals are not allowed inside, well behaved animals are allowed in our outside patio sections. 

Q: Can I reserve a table?
A: No, we will not be accepting any reservations to hold tables.

Q: Will food be available?
A: Yes, we will have food provided by our Craft Food Counter & Kitchen or local food vendors.

Q: Will growlers/crowlers be available for purchase?
A: growlers/crowlers will not be filled but we will have special bottles for sale.

Q: Can I bring bottles to share?
A: Outside alcohol, food, or drink will not be permitted.

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