BaconFest Yeg
September 2, 2018
St. Basil's
Cultural Centre



Thanks to our amazing     Bacon Loving Fans!          See you'all next                year!!



BaconFest YEG 2018 
at St. Basil's 

BaconFest YEG is a whole hog celebration of the most awesome meat in the world - Bacon!

For one glorious day on Sunday, September 2, 2018- come and enjoy unique and tantalizing bacon dishes from Edmonton's top chefs and coolest eating establishments.  But that's not all! There will be bacon, music, comedy.... and more bacon.  It's Edmonton's  sizzling event of the summer that you don't want to miss!

Bacon, Beer & Cash!

Could there really be a more perfect combination?Along with the bacon, sample Edmonton's best brews, enjoy live music with Four Dollar Bill- the ultimate Johnny Cash Tribute Band, and other local acts; squeal to the comedy of Bacon-Improv and bacon trivia game show;  socialize with your bacon loving friends and family, and dance the night away to hits like Footloose from the movie.  Starring Kevin Bacon.

Sunday September 2, 2018 St. Basil's Cultural Centre
10819   71 Ave,   Edmonton
  4:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Tickets ON SALE NOW through Eventbrite or

St. Basil's Cultural Centre

$15 Adults (Advance) $20 Door

Seniors (65+) $13

Youth (7-13) $5

6 & Under free

Food Tickets for purchase available at event

Free Parking on site

Food Tickets are $1/Ticket, and dishes  range from 2 -4 tickets.  There's lots to try, and you will leave with a full (pork) belly!

 Get your Admission Tickets today, and  celebrate the end of summer at the best Labour Day party in town!

"You'all gonna leave with a greasy smile"

                   -Sheriff Smokey T. Bacon


What kind of food can you expect? 


This year's delicious and creative line-up includes:

Pizza Bacon Bomb

Supersmoked BLT

Makin' Bacon Poutine

Bacon Fatuche Salad

Bacon & Cheddar Green Onion Cakes


Fat Elvis -  Peanut Butter, Banana Custard, Banana Slices, Raspberry Jam & Candied Bacon Doughnut

Bernard Callebaut Chocolate Covered Bacon

Bad Ass Maple Bacon Bison Chili

and Touton & Scrunchions - What is that you ask?  A favourite East Coast delight you'll have to come and try for yourself!!!

Plus many more....


Edmonton's finest, hippest and fresh new restaurants have been hand-picked for  BaconFest  YEG.  They are each creating individual  one-of-a kind dishes designed specifically to be showcased at this unique event!

Destination Doughnuts

Central Social Hall

Northern Chicken

ParkAllen Restaurant

The Local Omnivore

Sherlock Holmes Pub

St. Basil's Kitchen

The Makin' Bacon Truck

River City Revival House

The Westin

Bacon Boss - City Market Downtown



NEW THIS YEAR!  Enjoy Complimentary Olymel Bacon flavoured samples in the 

SOW BELLY LOUNGE, as well as Complimentary Craft Beer & Liquor samples through Sherbrooke Liquor -


         Bacon Generously Supplied by

              BaconFest YEG Sponsor:


Come  enjoy a fun filled evening of great food, drinks,

plus comedy and music!

Hosted by all-around Meat Connoiseur Donovan Workun (Atomic Improv & CBC Irrelevant Show) and CTV's Award Winning Entertainment Reporter, Graham Neil (Prairie boy at heart, and #1 Bacon Loving Dad)

Music with THE BEST Johnny Cash Tribute band this side of Arkansas- Four Dollar Bill, featuring members of CCMA Award winning Hey Romeo.   Four Dollar Bill will not only pay tribute to the Man In Black, they'll be back later to let the good times roll with some of the greatest hits of all time!


Also, Jaedyn Pilon an amazing Elvis Tribute Artist from Victoria School of the Arts.  Jaedyn has travelled internationally performing as The King to rave reviews.  So that's right Folks, only at BaconFest,  can you sit back and watch a Young Elvis, while eating a Fat Elvis - peanut butter, banana and bacon doughnut.


There's Door prizes, Wheel of Bacon trivia games and Bacon-Improv! Plus other fun surprises throughout the event!

Entertainment Schedule:

5 pm - Official Welcome

5:15 - Buddy Holly - Jaeydon Pilon

5:45 - Rough & Ready Top 40 Band

6:15 - Elvis - Jaeydon Pilon

7:00 - Four Dollar Bill - Tribute to Johnny Cash 

8:00 - Rough & Ready Top 40 Band

8:45 - Four Dollar Bill - Greatest Hits Set

Comedy on stage with Donovan Workun & Graham Neil throughout the night!  You'll squeal with laughter.....

"Did Someone say "Meat Draw?!"




One of Edmonton's top attractions!


"Amazing Time!  We'll  Be Back (bacon)!  See you at BaconFest 2018,"

~ The Makin' Bacon Food Truck

         "Best Event. Ever." 

               ~ Everyone.


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