BaconFest is back! The incredible aromas and delectable tastes return to Cedar Rapids Saturday, September 24 and you can purchase tickets now.

Four hours of your taste buds celebrating the joy of bacon will commence at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 24 at NewBo City Market. We'll have a wide variety of bacon-inspired dishes for you to try out (be watching for specific items as we get closer to the event), the popular pig calling and bacon eating contests return, and we'll have door prizes to give away as well. There's also live music from Boot Jack throughout the event.

General admission tickets are on sale now for only $20 and you receive $10 in Bacon Bucks for the event with each ticket purchased! Purchase them at Eventbrite.com. Dishes will be available for 2, 3, or 5 Bacon Bucks.