Activities :: PABaconfest



Info and Merch

Swine Swag! Grab some official PA Bacon Fest 2019 Merch to take home, located in Centre Square and N. 3rd Street.

A second PA Bacon fest Merch tent has been added on North 3rd Street

Photo Opp Stop





In the Hog Pit:


Mechanical Hog Ride 

Saturday AND Sunday – All Day

Nothing is funnier than watching people ride a Giant Pink Pig!

$7 to ride Harley the Hog. How long can you last?!




Piglets Stage:


Pig and Wiener Dog Racing Event Presented by Frey Smiles

Saturday AND Sunday

Race times throughout the day: TBD

Listen for the call of the race and hurry down to the kids area to

cheer for your favorite pig or pooch! FREE!



Mascot Dash

Which Lehigh Valley Mascot is the fastest?! FREE!

Race begins at 2nd and Northampton

Photo-op with mascots after the race



Piggie Moon Bounce  

Saturday AND Sunday – All Day

$3 per child, it’s a squealin’ good time!

(Children may not be left unattended)






Swine Stage:


Bacon Eating Contest

Think you can eat 2 pounds of bacon in 5 minutes?

Who will be the PA Bacon Fest 2019 bacon eating champ?!




Costume Contest

Wear your best most pig or “bacony” finery and you could win some great swag!

Prizes will be  awarded to the best adult, best child and best group.

No Fee to enter. Register onsite 30 minutes prior to start time.


Hog Calling Contest

Saturday AND Sunday

Adults and little squealers can enter (register onsite) for the most raucous event of the day!

Prizes will be awarded to the best adult and best child.

No fee to enter. Register onsite 30 minutes prior to start time.


Farm-to-Fest Culinary Stage

Details to come!