Is there anyone on the planet who doesn’t love bacon? I really hope not but if there is, that just means there will be more for the rest of us, right? As proof that the majority of people do love the salty goodness of bacon, there are many fall festivals held annually, all year long …for the sole purpose of celebrating bacon.
In fact, there is probably a bacon festival held somewhere near your present location. If you are a bacon lover and would like to be entertained by others who are in the bacon-y spirit, here are great bacon fall festivals that you can enjoy this year. Just as one might expect, these festivals offer a plethora of carnal delights for those who just cannot get enough of …yeah, you guessed it… BACON!
Get Ready to be Entertained During Bacon Fall Festivals
There are various events and opportunities created for the enjoyment and entertainment of every bacon loving person who attends these fall festivals. You’ll find many different and fun-filled things to do, including bacon eating contests, bacon weddings, bacon food samples, beer and cocktails… even the decorations and prizes will be centered around these delightfully cured strips of meaty goodness.
Here is a great line-up of bacon festivals that are ready to offer you pleasure and delight during the fall, held in different locations across the United States. If you are very lucky, there will be one within traveling distance of your town!
Bacon Festivals in October and November
Dubuque Area Bacon Fest
The Dubuque Area Bacon Fest will be held on the 1st of October 2015, in Dubuque, IA. This is an event during which local grocery stores, restaurants and BBQ pits prepare and serve samples of dishes containing bacon. The event aims to serve for a great cause, as all the proceeds from this bacon fall festival will go to Area Residential Care to help people with intellectual disabilities in an attempt to improve the residents’ quality of life.
Bacon and Beer Classic
With a name like this, you know the Bacon and Beer Classic is going to be a ful fall festival! Created in Chicago, IL, this bacon inspired fall festival will take place on the 10th of October 2015. This is an all-inclusive festival that is held inside iconic stadiums across America. People who attend this festival are welcome to taste delicious bacon based food recipes created by local cooks. Beer samples are also available …can life get any better than this?
San Mateo Bacon and Brew Fest
The San Mateo Bacon and Brew Fest takes place in San Mateo, CA, on the 10th of October 2015. This festival will be open between 11 am and 5 pm and will welcome guests with local food vendors, breweries, live music and unique artisan crafts. Families with kids are also welcome, as the festival also includes a children’s play area where young ones are welcome to have fun in the bouncing house or enjoy the unique fun of face paintings.
Bacon Bash Texas
A festival that will be held in Cranfills Gap, TX, on the 17th of October 2015 is the Bacon Bash. Wow, what a name, right? Bacon, beer and music are some of the more important things that will allow visitors to be entertained during this bacon fall festival. This year, organizers of the festival have also added something new to the mix… wine is now available for bacon crunching guests.
Southwest Bacon Fest
The Southwest Bacon Fest will be held in Albuquerque, NM, on the 7th of November 2015. Attend this festival to enjoy over 100 unique bacon dishes created by 50 of the top restaurants and food trucks in the US. There will also be breweries available in the area, bands offering live music, games and activities for everyone and a special zone prepared just for kids.
Check out the PA Baconfest, a bacon fall festival to be held in Easton, PA, on the 7th and 8th of November 2015. This is one of the most popular events hosted in the area. Over one hundred vendors will await the arrival of bacon adoring guests who will be entertained by listening to music and tasting delicious bacon dishes. That’s better than any date night!
Dallas Bacon Festival
Have you been to Dallas? Now you have a supremely awesome reason to travel to this southern city! The Dallas Bacon Festival is to be held in Dallas, TX, on the 14th of November 2015. Over 50 restaurants and food trucks will serve more than 100 unique bacon dishes to delight and inspire fall festival goers. Music, games and activities will take care of the entertainment.
So have you decided on the bacon fall festival you want to attend already? Now it is time to save the date for the festival that you wish to attend this year, to celebrate one of the most enjoyable foods ever – bacon!