BACooN Sizzles Waukee


Bacon lovers unite! BACooN Sizzles Waukee will ride into Waukee in June 2017, the night before the BACooN Ride.

BACooN Sizzles Waukee will kick off a weekend of bacon, bikes and beer 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. – this is a party you won’t want to miss!

Volunteers are needed for BACooN Sizzles Waukee! Sign up HERE.


The fourth annual BACooN Ride, hosted by the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival, RAGBRAI, and the Iowa Bicycle Coalition, will start and end in Waukee in June 2017 - TBD. Bicyclists will take a 71-mile ride on the Raccoon River Valley Trail and enjoy numerous bacon stops and drink specials along the way.

The City of Waukee invites vendors to showcase their businesses to attendees at our kick-off party “BACooN Sizzles Waukee”. Vendors will pay $250 for a 10’x20’ space to showcase your business in front of many Waukee residents and BACooN Riders.


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