The first annual
Fireworks over Utica with a side of BACON!
Downtown Utica in Hanna Park

Saturday, August 10, 2019
noon to 9:00pm

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Join us for bacon, music and fireworks

Fireworks over Utica is back and we're adding a side of BACON! Get ready to eat some of the best bacon treats around... from bacon mac 'n cheese to bacon milkshakes-- we'll have a wide selection of bacon-themed treats to enjoy along with music and then a fireworks display to end the night!

Tickets on sale soon!


Food Vendors

Buck & Ruthie's Ice Cream

Eat Out LAO'D

Frogger's on the Hill

Glazed & Confused


Ma & Pa Kettle Corn

Mr. Squeeze Lemonade

Natural Vibes Smoothie Bar

Not Your Mama's Kitchen

Pascarella's Bakery & Catering

Razzle Dazzle Italian Ice

Stewart's Shops

The Spud Shack

Zeppole King

Other Vendors


Natures Canvas Face Painting


Beverage Cup Sponsor
Official Wine Slushie
Official Beer
Family Zone
Official Ice Cream





Band Lineup 

  • My So-Called Band
  • Grit & Grace
  • Showtime
  • Fireworks display to end the night

Festival Goer FAQ

Where should I park?
Metered/"Pay and Display" on-street parking is available around Hanna Park. There are also parking garages in the area with various hourly/daily charges.
Can I bring my children?
Of course! Kids like bacon, too! This a family-friendly event with plenty of activities for children to enjoy!
Will restrooms be available?
Yes, there will be portable restrooms on site.
What happens if it's raining?
Rain won't bother us, you can still eat bacon in the rain. However, if the weather deems unsafe conditions for the festival, we will have to take the appropriate action. Please check our facebook page for any notifications.
What else should I know?
You should know that alcohol will be served at this event but only to those who are 21 years of age or older. ID's will be checked!!

Vendor FAQ

Buy Tickets

General Admission $5 ($10 the day of)
Entitles you entry to the event and one drink ticket good for 1 beer or 2 waters. Tickets will cost more the day of the event.

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Vendor Registration

Food Vendor Registration Form

If you sell any food items please use this form. Must have at least 1 bacon item on your menu.

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Merchandise Vendors Registration Form

If you sell NON-Food items please use this form.

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Sponsorship opportunities

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities please contact Brittney Christie at 315-471-9597

Restaurant owners!  BBQ masters!  Bacon believers!  Whether it’s bacon mac ‘n cheese, bacon cupcakes or bacon cheesecakes- this event is all about the bacon. We are asking everyone to sell at least one item that features BACON!  Sign up today to be a part of the show!

Crafters, artisans and jewelers are also invited to participate!

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Festival Map

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