6th Annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival "Baconpocalypse Now: I love the smell of bacon in the morning"

Event Location: William C. Knapp Varied Industries Building sponsored by Principal Financial Group

Event Schedule

  • 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    February 9, 2013

Event Description

The 6th Annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival will take place on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  Tickets go on sale 12/12/12 at 12:12:12 pm.  Historically, the festival has doubled in size every year and sold out quickly.  With plans to accommodate over 8,000 bacon lovers the event will again take place at the Iowa State Fairgrounds.  The Varied Industries Building with the new addition of the Elwell Family Food Center will allow for a larger variety of food vendors, bacon purveyors, entertainment, bacon education lectures and beverage stations.

For additional information visit www.blueribbonbaconfestival.com or become Blue Ribbon's friend on Facebook.

Event Category: Miscellaneous

The Iowa State Fair is not responsible for the planning or programming of non-Fair events hosted on the Fairgrounds. All non-Fair events are solely the responsibility of the contracted event organizer and said organizer should be contacted for specific event information.