Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival Jr. & Giveaway

Bacon! Bacon! Bacon! Who doesn’t LOVE bacon?! What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your kiddos, then the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival Jr. at the Science Center of Iowa?!

Sunday, February 14th; 12 pm – 5 pm


You and the kiddos can enjoy yummy bacon and bacon-inspired science programs and games! You can use Bacon Bucks to sample all sorts of bacon samples which include breakfast favorites, sweet treats and savory items.



Some of the fun activities that will be going on include:

  • Hog-calling contest
  • Book reading and signing by Lori Ferris, who is author of Pippy the Pig
  • Bacon-themed crafts!
  • Bacon-inspired science experiments

Tickets are available NOW. Purchase them here!

Ticket prices include admission into Bacon Expo AND to the Science Center where you can enjoy all the Science Center features including their traveling exhibits!

Des Moines Parent is giving away 4-FREE tickets to the Bacon Festival Jr.!

You have one week to enter!

Enter Here!


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