Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House brings you the bring The 3rd annual Bakersfield Bacon Festival Bakersfield on October 15th 2016. This extraordinary culinary adventure will be all the fun of a bacon themed block party mixed with a full scale festival experience. Join us as dozens of the area’s top restaurants, food trucks, and specialty vendors, several of the area’s top bands, and thousands of the area’s top bacon lovers gather to celebrate an american tradition – BACON. Also don’t miss the Bacon on a Stick & Bacon Slider Booths! . This event will feature both bacon sampling and full sized bacon cuisine, bacon confectionary delights, bacon eating contests, bacon cooking demonstrations, live music from some of the area’s top bands (who also love bacon), craft beer and wine sampling and bacon themed cocktails, a vendor village featuring various non-food bacon themed vendors and much more.