RACIN’ BACON! 5K :: PABaconfest


Registration now open!

Event Details

Start: 9:00 AM


Now until September 30 – $30

October 1 – Race Day – $35

Packet Pickup:

Sunday, November 6th from 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM at the starting line

Event Goodies:  All participants receive a free Weyerbacher to enjoy during Bacon Fest, free bacon on a stick and a long-sleeved t-shirt. (t-shirts guaranteed if registered by October 23rd) First 100 runners will receive their very own pig nose!


Overall Male/Female – Slab of bacon!

All runners who are able to pass the pigs will receive a prize.

Raffles are available to all participants

**3 top awards for best-dressed bacon**

Top three in each age group receive a race medal (19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+)

Course: The course will begin and end near the amphitheater off of Larry Holmes Drive. Runners will run along the water on a mix of path and sidewalk. Running to the 611 bridge where runners will join up with the D&L Trail. After a turnaround runners will return to the amphitheater for an out and back style course…

Parking: The best option is to find street parking on the streets of Easton. Since the race starts before the festival opens – we will be able to beat the rush and get some prime parking! There are no lots set aside for the race, so plan accordingly.

Series Points: This is the final points race of 2016. Earn 2 points for each person you refer to run! Plus, earn points for age group/overall finish.


The event is rain or shine. Run Lehigh Valley reserves the right to cancel and/or alter the race in the event that natural disaster or other unforeseen circumstance prevents us from holding the race safely as planned. We will make every attempt to hold the event. Any cancellations or changes, will be noted on the home page, race-specific page and on facebook. In the event that a cancellation or change of date or venue is required, we are unable to provide refunds.