Saturday, October 8th, 2022

Children's Mercy Park

VIP Access 10:00am | GA Access 11:00am | 4:00pm Conclusion

Sporting Kansas City and Sporting Club Special Events are excited to introduce the first bacon festival to Kansas City at Children’s Mercy Park! BaKCon Fest is a lively bacon-themed festival filled with beer, bands, and of course, bacon! With loads of bacon samples, bacon-inspired cuisine, and even a bacon eating contest, BaKCon Fest will be home to the world’s best smells.

View our ticket packages below and personalize your bacon-themed experience at Children's Mercy Park!

BaKCon Child

BaKCon Child


Children ages 3 and under get free admission to the event!

BaKCon Basics

BaKCon Basics


General admission ticket that includes:

  • Bacon samples from select purveyors
BaKCon Pro

BaKCon Pro


Pro admission ticket that includes:

  • All bacon samples
  • Menu Tasting Passport for all available menu items
BaKCon Premium

BaKCon Premium


Premium admission ticket that includes:

  • All bacon samples
  • Menu Tasting Passpork for all available menu items
  • Six (6) tickets to be used for drinks or more bacon
  • Three (3) cocktail samples from J. Rieger & Co. Distillery
  • One (1) hour early access
  • VIP area access
  • VIP parking in the Nebraska Furniture Mart Lot
  • SKC locker room & pitch tour
  • Complimentary BaKCon Fest koozie
BaKCon Brews

BaKCon Brews


Add-on beer tasting ticket that can be added to any ticket packages. Entry to festival not included. This add-on ticket includes:

  • Ten (10) tasting pours of local and regional craft beers and seltzers

For more information or if you are interested in being considered for the bacon eating contest, please email