It’s baaaaaacon!

Brattleboro Baconfest to take place on Sept. 13

GUILFORD — Can you smell the bacon? Can you hear it sizzle? It's time for the inaugural Brattleboro Baconfest: Bacon, Blues, and Brews. The one-day bacon tasting event is set for Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Guilford Fairgrounds.

Admission is free.

The day starts at 9 a.m. with a $5 bacon and eggs breakfast prepared by the Marina Restaurant.

More than 20 vendors will serve up bacon-inspired cuisine. Brattleboro's Whetstone Station restaurant and brewery will be on hand to pour craft beer... including a special bacon beer.

The family-friendly Baconfest also features a bacon-cooking contest, a children's drawing contest, and music from the Mark Manley Band.

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