2019 Schedule


$195/person
Friday, May 31st, 2019
10:00am – 6:00pm

The Main Event

at Zingerman’s Cornman Farms | map

Camp Bacon 2017

Getting hungry for crackling.

Fascinating speakers. Breakfast & lunch. So. Much. Bacon!

In support of the Southern Foodways Alliance. An all-day event filled with meaty speakers, lots of learning, a whole lot of laughing and, of course, all the bacon you can eat! Bacon lovers from around the globe trek to the Camp Bacon® Main Event to meet and eat and share their love for really good cured pork in a day filled with presentations by bacon producers, food experts, and a few fun surprise guests.

See this year’s speaker lineup »

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$35 per person
Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
6:30pm – 9:30pm

Camp Bacon® Film Festival
Setting Down Roots: Immigrants to the South

at Zingerman’s Greyline | map

The Camp Bacon Film Fest will feature 6 fascinating films by Southern Foodways Alliance. A discussion and audience Q&A will follow. This is a family-friendly event suitable for kids 12 and up. $10 of the ticket price will be donated to Southern Foodways.
More details to come—stay tuned!

“We inspire communities to invest in their culinary cultures. We promote pride of place, and encourage local communities to invest in cultural richness. We honor the people of our region. We recognize men and women whose hard work enriches the landscape of Southern food and culture.” – Southern Foodways Alliance

Doors and cash bar open at 6:00pm. Program begins at 6:30.

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$100/person
Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
6:00pm – 9:00pm

Bakin’ with Bacon at BAKE!

at Zingerman’s Bakehouse | map

We’ll be using the power of bacon to flavor three amazing baked goods, all in honor of Zingerman’s Guide to Better Bacon (available at all Zingerman’s locations). You’ll make a similar version of our wildly popular peppered bacon farm bread, bacon cheddar scones found in the book, and sweet and salty bacon pecan sandy cookies. We’ll take you to hog heaven with a demonstration of our maple glazed bacon apple doughnuts. Try and contain yourself.

You’ll leave BAKE! with our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, two loaves of bread, a dozen scones, three dozen cookies and great coupons.

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$95 per person
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
7:00pm – 9:30pm

The 10th Annual Bacon Ball

at Zingerman’s Roadhouse | map

Details to come – stay tuned!

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$100/person
Friday, May 31st, 2019
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Bakin’ with Bacon at BAKE!

at Zingerman’s Bakehouse | map

We’ll be using the power of bacon to flavor three amazing baked goods, all in honor of Zingerman’s Guide to Better Bacon (available at all Zingerman’s locations). You’ll make a similar version of our wildly popular peppered bacon farm bread, bacon cheddar scones found in the book, and sweet and salty bacon pecan sandy cookies. We’ll take you to hog heaven with a demonstration of our maple glazed bacon apple doughnuts. Try and contain yourself.

You’ll leave BAKE! with our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, two loaves of bread, a dozen scones, three dozen cookies and great coupons.

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$100/person
Saturday, June 1st, 2019
9:00am – 12:00pm

Bakin’ with Bacon at BAKE!

at Zingerman’s Bakehouse | map

We’ll be using the power of bacon to flavor three amazing baked goods, all in honor of Zingerman’s Guide to Better Bacon (available at all Zingerman’s locations). You’ll make a similar version of our wildly popular peppered bacon farm bread, bacon cheddar scones found in the book, and sweet and salty bacon pecan sandy cookies. We’ll take you to hog heaven with a demonstration of our maple glazed bacon apple doughnuts. Try and contain yourself.

You’ll leave BAKE! with our recipes, the knowledge to recreate them at home, two loaves of bread, a dozen scones, three dozen cookies and great coupons.

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$50 per person
Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Time TBA

Camp Bacon Brunch

at Zingerman’s Greyline | map

Details to be announced!

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FREE!
Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
11:00am – 2:00pm

Camp Bacon® Street Fair

at the Sunday Artisan Market in Kerrytown | map

Come on down to the market—just a block down from the Deli and Miss Kim!—to celebrate great pork with a three-hour street fair with an array of vendors selling, sampling and showcasing all things bacon. It’s a great way to have lunch, sample new bacon fares, or just have some fun with bacon-based games for kids of all ages.

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Cancellation policy: If you cancel more than 30 days prior to the event, you will receive a full refund. With 7 to 30 days notice, you will receive a 50 percent refund. No refunds can be offered with less than 7 days notice of cancellation. Thank you for your support and understanding.