Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival

  • Overview

    Friday May 12, 4pm - 10:30pm and Saturday May 13, Noon - 10pm

    15 Years of Bacon and Beers!  Through the years, the BRB Festival has seen some brilliant themes— from Bacon Odyssey to Bacon Gras. But, folks, we’re bringing it back to the basics: Bacon and Beer. The ultimate duo. You best prepare yourself for the plentitude of tempting bacon dishes, the steady flow of beer, the enthralling entertainment and competitions, and the party of a lifetime!  

    Tickets for Baconfest will be available exclusively on the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival. The $45 general admission ticket includes, 2 days of bacon, live entertainment, and all the bacon samples your heart desires.

    Want to really prove your love for bacon? Upgrade and go all in with VIP!

    Find this year’s bacon bash at the Iowa State Fairgrounds at JR’s SouthPork Ranch, the Bill Riley stage and the surrounding area. Detailed map and parking information can be found through website.