Activities & Events

 Activities & Events

Bacon & Brew

Bacon is unquestionably one of the best foods ever to be discovered. It pairs with everything; cocktails, desserts, other meats and of course BEER! Did you know there are actually several types of bacon? Each one pairs well with different kinds of beer.

Join us at Bacon & Brew for a taste bud explosion as you sample 6 craft beers paired with 6 different kinds of bacon provided by Breakaway Farms. A bacon and Brew fest just for you!

Please note this is a VIP tasting hour, 11:00 am until noon both Saturday and Sunday so you can beat the lines and enjoy without the crowd. After 12:00pm Bacon & Brew offering will be open to walk-ups from the general public. The VIP ticket includes a 2021 Bacon Fest pub glass. Purchase your VIP tickets now!


Bungee Jump

E. Northampton St.

Cost: $9/5 minutes

10am-5pm, Saturday & Sunday


Official PA Bacon Merchandise

Come visit us in Centre Square

10am-5pm, Saturday & Sunday


Pig & Wiener Dog Races Presented by The Morning Call

E. Northampton St.

Race Times: 11am, 12noon, 1pm & 4pm

Saturday & Sunday


Pigskin Lounge Presented by Sugardale

S. 3rd St.

Escape the crowd, grab a beer and watch the football game

10am-5pm, Saturday & Sunday


Rock Climbing Wall

E. North Hampton St

Cost: $5/Climb

10am-5pm, Saturday & Sunday

Farm to Fest Culinary Stage (located in Centre Square across from Merch tent)


11 a.m. Cheek to Cheek Challenge 

Local chefs will compete in this culinary contest showcasing the whole hog. But there’s a twist! Audience members will be throwing darts to determine which piggy parts the chefs use! Hit the ‘bacon bull’s eye’ and you’ll get to sample their piggylicious creations! Have some fun while also learning about snout to tail cooking. 

2 p.m. All Shook Up: The Bacon, Banana and Peanut Butter Sandwich Showdown

Presented by the Highmark Farmstand

Nobody loved a good Bacon, Banana and Peanut Butter Sandwich better than The King himself! Don’t miss this wild and crazy Sandwich Showdown with an Elvis impersonator and lots of rockin’ tunes. Selfies with Elvis, Elvis Trivia, and great prizes for the audience including jars of Cape May Peanut Butter Co. peanut butter. Plus three lucky audience members will be selected to serve as judges! 



11 a.m. The Big Ten: 10 Sizzling Bacon-Wrapped Tailgating Snacks 

Hey sport fans, watch Chef Matthew Feeser, of Breakaway Farms, and Chef Ada Chandler show you how to score big at your next game day party and bring home a tasty win! Two audience members will receive the opportunity to serve as sous chefs. And the audience will get to cheer on their favorite team and vote for the best tailgating lineup! Fun football trivia and great audience giveaways too. 

2 p.m. Bacon Battle

Presented by Easton Farmers’ Market 

Three premier Lehigh Valley chefs will display their culinary chops as they vie for the 2021 Baconator title. Cheer them on as they cook their way through a mystery bag of challenging ingredients from the Easton Farmers’ Market – including a pound of pasture-raised bacon from Breakaway Farms. There will be culinary trivia and prizes for the audience, and one lucky audience member will be selected to serve as a guest judge!