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Bacon Festival and Events Directory

Welcome to the largest, most comprehensive list of more than 50 of the best bacon festivals, beer and bacon events, cook-offs, dinners, conventions, educational events, tours, and even special holidays like National Bacon Lovers Day in the U.S.

This directory includes the latest information for bacon fest 2024 events, sorted according to date.

We’re excited to connect in person with our favorite community of BENSA members and bacon lovers in the days ahead! 

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The Bacon and Beer Classic

We’re constantly updating this directory, so please contact us if you discover new bacon festivals or think we should check out an event.

2024 Bacon Festivals and Events

June 2024

NH Bacon and Beer Festival – June 1, 2024, Merrimack, NH

New Glarus Beer Bacon and Cheese – June 8, 2024, New Glarus, WI

Keystone Bacon and Bourbon Festival – June 22-23, 2024, Keystone, CO

July 2024

Beach, Bacon and Brews – Lincoln City, Oregon, July 13, 2024

Bacon Bourbon and Brew Festival – July 19-21, 2024, Newport, KY

August 2024

National Bacon Lover’s Day – August 20, 2024

Indiana Bacon Festival – August 24, 2024, Delphi, IN

Breckenridge Hogfest – August 30-September 1, 2024, Breckenridge, CO

International Bacon Day – August 31, 2024

September 2024

Bacon and Beer – Bacon 5 Kegs – September 7, 2024, Oak Creek, WI

Memphis Flyer Bacon and Bourbon – September 20, 2024, Memphis, TN

October 2024

Bacon Bourbon and Music Fest – October 5, 2024, Smithfield, VA

Bacon Bash Texas – October 19, 2024, Cranfills Gap, TX

November 2024

Downtown Racine Beer and Bacon Walk – November 2, 2024

PA Bacon Fest – November 2-3, 2024, Easton, PA

World Food Championships – November 7-12, 2024, Indianapolis, IN

December 2024

National Bacon Day – December 30, 2024

2025 Bacon Festivals and Events

January 2025

St. Pete Beer Bacon and BBQ – January 18-19, 2025, Saint Petersburg, FL

February 2025

Craft Brew and Bacon Festival – February 8, 2025, Kennewick, WA

BaconFest – February 23, 2025, Milwaukee, WI

April 2025

McClure Bacon Fest – April 26, 2025, McClure, PA

Previous Events – Awaiting New Dates

BaCon – Cleveland, TN

Bacon and Barrel Festival – Nashville, TN

Bacon and Bourbon Fest – Wellington, FL

Bacon and Brews – Madison, WI

Bacon, Bourbon, Brew Bash – Davenport, IA

Bacon Jam – Fort Meyers, FL

Baconfest – Genoa, IL

BBQ Brews and Bacon – Macon, GA

Beer and Bacon Fest – Fern Island, Wausau, WI

Beer BBQ Bacon Showdown – Morristown, NJ

Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival – Des Moines, IA

Boudin and Bacon – Lafayette, LA

Cave Spring Bacon Fest and Car Show – Rome, GA

Chicago Bacon Fest – Chicago, IL

Dewey / Rehoboth Bacon Fest – Dewey Beach, DE

Lake Geneva Bacon Fest – Mount Pleasant, WI

Night on the Strip – Amarillo, TX

Port St. Lucie Bacon & BBQ Fest – Vero Beach, FL

Sacramento Bacon Fest – Sacramento CA

To submit your bacon event, please contact us.

If you need background information about bacon, check out our Fun Bacon Nutrition Facts guide. 

This page was updated on May 18, 2024.

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