Schedule

BaCon 2018 Schedule

Don’t miss out! Keep informed of all our event times and locations right here. We will be updating this as they come in.

Apr 14
2018

The BaCON 5K | 8:00 AM

Sign up at Tinsley Park located roughly 1/2 mile from the festival grounds. All participants will receive t-shirts to mark their participation and (even more exciting) will likely end up first in line when the bacon vendors open.


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Apr 14
2018

Opening Ceremonies | 10:00 AM

Come join us as we celebrate the opening ceremonies and discuss the upcoming contests and events happening throughout the day.

Apr 14
2018

Pig Calling Contest | 10:15 AM

Do you have what it takes? Register for our Pig Calling contest for your chance to win first prize ribbon.

Apr 14
2018

River Funk | 11:00 AM

River Funk takes the stage with some great sounding music they describe as some slow, butter churned cow funk with an extra side of groovy gravy.

Apr 14
2018

Bacon Judging | 12:00 PM

Our local celebrity judges will be taste testing some of our favorite dishes and we will be announcing the food vendor winners.

Apr 14
2018

Mojo Whiskey | 1:00 PM

Mojo Whiskey takes the stage to serve up a breath of fresh southern rock filled air recounting true events are belted out in powerhouse vocals and backed by rock driven guitar riffs

Apr 14
2018

Ron Swanson Contest | 2:00 PM

We challenge you to bring your best impersonation of the infamous Ron Swanson. Our next contest is officially the Ron Swanson look a like contest! Study up and eat lots of bacon!

Apr 14
2018

Rob Alderman and The Unfortunate Return | 3:00 PM

Midwestern Americana Rock by way of Southeast Tennessee. More whimsical than Son Volt, less weird than Wilco, but in a committed relationship with Uncle Tupelo

Apr 14
2018

Cole Sitzlar | 4:00 PM

County music singer with the heart, soul, and voice to do it. This is one artist you better be looking out for because him and his guitar are headed for Riverbend 2018.

Apr 14
2018

Closing Ceremonies | 5:00 PM

Join us for our closing ceremonies as we recap and announce all the winners of the days contests as well as thank all our sponsors and volunteers.