Fest Info :: PABaconfest

Fest Info


November 4 & 5, 2017

10 am – 6 pm

Easton, PA



Located in historic Easton, PA, the PA Bacon Fest has grown into one of the region’s most popular events. With 100+ vendors, 20+ musical acts, and several stages, the two-day festival attracts more than 80,000 attendees. In 2014 PA Bacon Fest was named one of the TOP 300 Festivals in the world by FEST300.com!!  And locally, voted Best Culinary Event in Lehigh Valley Style magazine’s Best of the Lehigh Valley contest and a Townie Award for best special event in the state by Pennsylvania Downtown Center. The Fest is held Rain or Shine!

Our Purpose.

Presented by the 501(c)3 non-profit Greater Easton Development Partnership. $2 Suggested donation benefits these GEDP programs; Easton Main Street Initiative, Easton Ambassadors, Easton Farmers’ Market and Easton Public Market.

Our History.

PA Bacon Fest grew out of the Easton Farmers’ Market, America’s oldest, continuous open-air market, est. 1752. Food vendors who source locally and incorporate organic, all-natural, artisan and pasture-raised products will be given top vending priority in our farm-to-table area.

In 2014 PA Bacon Fest was named one of the TOP 300 Festivals in the world by FEST300.com!!
Voted Best Culinary Event in Lehigh Valley Style magazine’s Best of the Lehigh Valley 2015 contest.

baconfest2015kkruppewebres-195Our Attractions.

Bacon chef battles, culinary demos, pig roast, pig racing, hog calling, non-stop live music, kids’ events and of course fabulous food. Did we mention Bacon?!

Our Audience.

This family-friendly event has attracted pig-loving attendees from beyond the confines of the Lehigh Valley, PA, to New York and Philly most immediately, but as far north as New England states, as far south as Florida, and as far west as Oregon.

Our Reach.

PA Bacon Fest is advertised on a local, regional and national level. Festival staff seek to improve its media campaign by researching editorial calendars, suggesting unique story ideas, and producing creative, compelling media kits and promotional materials.

PA Bacon Fest 2017 Fact Sheet

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For GPS Purposes, please use 325 Northampton St, Easton, PA which is the location of the Easton Public Market located within the festival grounds.

PA Bacon Fest Rules

  • No removing alcoholic beverages from the site.
  • No smoking in tented areas, except at designated locations.
  • No unauthorized soliciting.
  • By attending the festival, you consent to be photographed and for your image to be used in such materials.
  • No drones (or unmanned aerial vehicles) on or over the festival or surrounding area.
  • It is illegal to fly UAVs / Drones over crowds of people. For more information follow this link: https://www.faa.gov/uas/faqs/