BACooN Sizzles Waukee

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The Waukee Community Festivals Committee welcomes bacon lovers to unite! BACooN Sizzles Waukee will ride into Waukee Friday, June 14, 2019 - the night before BACooN Ride 6: Ride for the Cured! BACooN Sizzles Waukee will kick off a weekend of bacon, bikes and beverages, but you don’t have to be a rider to attend. Residents, friends, bacon enthusiasts – everyone is welcome to enjoy delicious bacon delicacies from vendors and live music!

Throw in a beer garden featuring local and national brews in Waukee’s beautiful Centennial Park starting at 5 p.m. and live music from Gimikk beginning at 6 p.m. – this is a party you won’t want to miss!


For inquiries regarding vendor information, media requests, parade participation and more, please email us. This event is now organized and implemented by the non-profit group, Waukee Festivals.

BACooN Ride

The fifth annual BACooN Ride, hosted by the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival, RAGBRAI, and the Iowa Bicycle Coalition, will start and end in Waukee on Saturday, June 15. Bicyclists will take a 71-mile ride on the Raccoon River Valley Trail and enjoy numerous bacon stops and drink specials along the way.

Receive Weather Alerts

Text “BACOONRIDE” to 69310 to sign up to automatically receive “Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Hazardous Materials Warning, Law Enforcement Warning and Tornado Warning” NOAA Alerts for both Dallas and Guthrie Counties.