They go together like peanut butter and jelly: bacon and beer. Luckily for you, this weekend in an Iowa town is a popular event that brings them both together.

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The annual Bacon & Brew Fest in Clinton, IA returns to the banks of the Mississippi River this weekend. You have plenty of time to get tickets and make plans with a babysitter to enjoy beer samples and bacon-inspired bites.

Beer And Bacon Come Together Again At Iowa Festival

The 4th annual Riverview Bacon & Brew Fest in Clinton is happening this weekend and it's an event you don't want to miss.


Bacon & Brew Fest is this Saturday, September 23, at the Riverview Park Bandshell. The fun kicks off at 4 p.m. and ends at 7 p.m. For you Hawkeye fans out there, Iowa kicks off against Penn State on the same day at 6:30 p.m. That's two-and-a-half hours of sampling beers and scarfing down bacon-inspired bites.

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How You Can Attend Bacon & Brew Fest In Clinton

First, you need to get your ticket here. They are only $25 and that gains entrance to the party with free beer samples.

Craft beer tasting - Beautiful colorful beer sample at a microbrewery
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There will be bacon-inspired bites from multiple food trucks that you can buy for $2.

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During the 4th annual Bacon & Brew Fest, enjoy live music by Three On The Tree. Plus, beer for sale is provided by Clinton Jaycees, and free samples are provided by fantastic breweries.

You're getting your tickets now, aren't you? I thought so. Have fun at the 4th annual Bacon & Brew Fest in Clinton.

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