This "porktacular", two-day festival celebrates all things bacon and features cook-off competitions, pig-themed activities for the entire family, live music, merchandise from local artists and much, much more!
Bacon lovers will be in hog heaven while sampling various "baconlicious" bacon-inspired dishes ranging from Pig Wings to bacon-wrapped delights from the region's best local restaurants, food vendors and trucks.
Sample every "baconlicious" bacon-inspired dish; then cast your vote for the People's Choice Winner.
Young and old will squeal with delight over the variety of pig-themed contests including Pig Races, Pet Costume Parade, Kid's Eating, Pig Wing Eating, Pig Calling/Impersonation Contests and more! Piggle(s) of all ages will go hog wild for the quirky official Pig Pardon, "When Pigs Fly" as plush pigs are flung from the rooftops and "When Pigs Float" as plastic pigs float down the Kinnickinnic River.
Bring the piggy bank and browse the marketplace with a "twist" as some 60 merchandise vendors share their unique products such as homemade jams, specialty dips and sauces, bacon-scented candles and lotions, bacon novelties, gifts and apparel for all ages! Bacon lovers will go oinkers over the selection of local microbrews and wines while enjoying hours of musical entertainment.
Join us at the 5th Annual Bacon Bash!
September 16-17, 2017 • River Falls, Wisconsin
The nation's largest FREE bacon festival!
Join us at the 5th Annual Bacon Bash September 16-17, 2017 as we continue to celebrate all things bacon!
Thousands of bacon lovers converged on River Falls from the upper Midwest for the 4th Annual Bacon Bash!
"Porktacular" events included cook-off competitions, pig themed activities for the entire family,
arts & crafts fair, live music, microbrews and more!
The 2017 Bacon Bash will feature "baconlicious" bacon-inspired dishes ranging from Pig Wings to bacon-wrapped delights served by the region's best local restaurants and food vendors.
Vendor applications coming soon!
2017 Food Vendors Featured Item
AGSTAR FINANCIAL SERVICES, ACA
ANGELS PET WORLD
BEST WESTERN CAMPUS PLUS INN
BO'S 'N MINE
CITY OF RIVER FALLS
CROIX VALLEY FOODS
EDINA REALTY, INC. - RICK VORWALD
JOHN J. MORGAN COMPANY
KILKARNEY HILLS GOLF COURSE
PAGE FAMILY DENTISTRY
PECHACEK'S GENERAL CONTRACTING
RIVER CITY DISPOSAL
RIVER VALLEY BUSINESS CENTER
WIRELESS WORLD - VERIZON