The 3rd annual Bacon Festival is back! Join us on September 2&3 to taste yummy bacon creations and listen to live music.
“This year we are honoring national Bacon Day in style. We are excited to bring out local band favorites Thomas Claxton & the Myth and My Maiden Name. We will introduce a new band to River Street called Dr. Bacon,” said Victoria Smith, Executive Director of the SWA.
Thomas Claxton & the Myth will take the Rousakis Riverfront Arbor Stage on Friday from 7-10pm. My Maiden Name will perform Saturday from 5-7pm. Headlining the 2016 Bacon Festival is Dr. Bacon out of Asheville, NC. Dr. Bacon begins at 7:30pm.
Enjoy mouthwatering bacon creations from your favorite local restaurants including bacon hush puppies and barbeque bacon burgers , bacon wrapped shrimp and bacon brownies , cherry glazed bacon on a stick from Wet Willies, and loaded baked potato bacon dogs.
The Savannah Bacon Fest will kick-off on Friday, September 2 from 4-10pm with First Friday fireworks sponsored by Wet Willie’s Savannah at 9:30pm. The festivities will continue on Saturday, September 3 from 10am-10pm.