The world’s largest pickle party is adding a second day to its pickle-themed celebration to meet high ticket demand
The Popular Pickle Festival, organized by Viral Festivals, with 8.4 million views on TikTok returns to Maryland September 24 & 25; tickets are on sale May 9
BALTIMORE, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Big Dill™, a digital pickle community with 400,000 followers across multiple social media channels, is adding a second day to its The World’s Greatest Pickle Party® to meet the demand for tickets. Pickle festivals have exploded in popularity across the country, and The Big Dill World’s Largest Pickle Party® is the pickle event everyone can’t wait to attend.
The festival will take place at Power Plant Live! in Baltimore, MD, on September 24 and 25. Tickets officially go on sale on May 9 and can be purchased at www.bigdill.com. Prices are tiered, with tickets ranging from $21.99 for $74.99 for VIP guests.
Currently there is a waiting list of over 8,000 people who have provided their email address to be the first to pick up tickets from an early bird list. Due to high demand, organizers added a second day to include an additional 5,000 guests. The pickle-themed festival, which kicked off in 2019, survived a closed year for the events industry in 2020 and rebounded by selling out tickets in less than four weeks last year.
The Big Dill World’s Largest Pickle Party® attracts pickle lovers from around the world. viral festivalsthe company that produces The Big Dill World’s Largest Pickle Party®, credits the creation of a huge social media pickle community during quarantine as the key reason for the event’s rise in popularity.
The Big Dill has amassed over 8.4 million views on ICT Tac185,000 subscribers on Facebookmanages a Facebook group, I like pickleswith 100,000 followers, and has 35,000 followers on instagram. The brand quickly became the largest pickle-themed community in the world.
What is The Big Dill World’s Largest Pickle Party®?
The Big Dill World’s Largest Pickle Party® is the premier pickle event of the year, featuring a pickle garden featuring more than 10 artisan pickle businesses from across the country.
Entertaining guests throughout the weekend are a modern country, pop and live stage production with performances from musicians, actors, comedy routines and choreographed dancers. Guests are also entertained by crowd favorite Pickle Eating Championship with competitive eaters and the hilarious Brine Chug Challenge.
Custom themed cocktails and alcohol experiences are developed by Tullamore DEW, The Original Pickle Shot, Milagro Tequila and Old Bay® Vodka brands for more than 21 attendees to celebrate throughout the day. Photo-ready attractions are placed throughout the festival and giant LED video walls capture all the action on stage, so fans never miss a second waiting in line.
A section of the festival is devoted to carnival games for children, mascots such as Dilly the Pickle®, RAVENS Poe and The Oriole Bird walk through the festival site taking pictures with guests; or test your rodeo skills with indoor bull riding. Guests can also munch on pickle-themed culinary delights including fried pickles, pickle pizza, pickle spring rolls, pickle fries, and pickle ice cream in addition to your traditional carnival treats and sweets .
About the Power Plant Live!
Developed in partnership with the Baltimore City, Power Plant Live! has become the region’s leading entertainment destination, attracting millions of visitors each year since its launch in 2001. Located just one block from from Baltimore World famous Inner Harbor and steps to Oriole Park at Camden Yard, M&T Bank Stadium and other major attractions.
About Viral Festivals, LLC
Viral festivals are a DelawareNew York-based production and event management team specializing in digital marketing, festival operations and brand development.
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