Information about upcoming events can be found below.
BACooN Ride – Waukee, Iowa – June 20, 2015
What happens when the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival collides with RAGBRAI? You get the BACooN RIDE Too: A SECOND HELPIN’! That’s the AWARD WINNING BACooN RIDE! The BACooN RIDE starts and ends in Waukee. Take a 72 mile (or less by using optional starting points) on the Raccoon River Valley Trail featuring numerous bacon stops, a bacon-themed lunch and numerous drink specials at establishments along the way. For more information and to register CLICK HERE!
Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour – Keystone, Colorado – June 27-28, 2015
Taking place in River Run Village, 3,000 lbs of bacon will be cooked up at 9,280 ft above sea level. Along with bacon and bacon-inspired cuisine you’ll enjoy free live music from Gipsy Moon, Rob Drabkin, Josh Blackburn, Arthur Lee Land, Hell’s Belles and Zoso – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience. The Bacon Bloody Mary’s are always a hit and you need to try the cucumber vodka lemonade with your bacon cuisine! For more information and to book your package CLICK HERE!
Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour – Reykjavik, Iceland – August 15, 2015
The Reykjavik Bacon Festival takes place on the popular shopping and restaurant street in the center of downtown Reykjavik, Skolavordustigur. Local restaurants band together and cook over half a ton of bacon and more than 1,000 kg. of bacon inspired dishes. The variety and quality of the dishes is formidable e.g. bacon-minke-whale, bacon-sushi, bacon-ice-cream, bacon-coated–pork-flank, bacon-mashed-potatoes and of course strips of delicious bacon from Iceland’s finest bacon purveyors. The street comes alive with music, laughter and a wonderful smokey aroma. For more information CLICK HERE!