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.
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.
Bacon chef battles, culinary demos, hog heaven cupcake competition, bacon cocktail competition, pig roast, pig racing, hog calling, non-stop live music, kids' events and of course fabulous food.
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 Virginia, and as far west as Michigan.
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.