BACooN Spotlight: Perry

The historic Hotel Pattee in Perry is proud to participate in the annual BACooN Ride on June 16th.  Please make this one of your key stops during the ride.  We will have entertainment, beer, Bloody Marys, and BACON.  We will also be offering for sale Bacon Cheeseburgers and Brats AND our famous Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies.  Tents will be set up for your convenience and comfort and give you a bit of shade to enjoy your drinks and food.  We look forward to seeing and serving you!

Your PassPORK item is BACON Samples from Berkwood Farms in Perry!


BACooN RIDE Spotlight: Linden

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Get ready to Bacoon out in Linden like never before! It’s so much more than just a nice lean to this year.  The Iowa Beer Bus will have a vast selection of the best craft beers.  Berkwood Farms bacon tasting. Swell vodka will be there, giving you the chance to learn about and taste this premium Iowa product.  And what do we do with vodka? We mix it! Red Bull will be on site to power you through the rest of the ride! Wild Heer bloody mary mix (a brand new Iowa made product!) will be there for your morning pleasure. (Who doesn’t love a bloody with a bacon strip stirrer?), Moscow mules on tap from the bus (bring your copper!), The incomparable James Biehn providing entertainment from 1030 – 1, and Peace Tree root beer floats!

You want a RAGBRAI training ride? We got that, right here in Linden.

BACooN RIDE Spotlight: Perry, Iowa

When riders get to Perry, you will be a directed to The Crooked Rail in the “entertainment district”. It is here that riders will enjoy all the fun that Perry is known to deliver….great music, extra large beer tent, and plenty of tables and chairs to rest your weary hooves in the shade.

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Riders will also get to enjoy a brand-new bacon food item this year with their Bacoon Ride Passpork……. hand dipped Berkwood Farms BACON CORN DOGS guaranteed to hit your B-spot! If that doesn’t fill you up, The Crooked Rail will also be serving smoked pork sandwiches, fruit cups and pasta salad to give you the energy you need to finish strong!

Ain’t no party like a party at The Crooked Rail so all you Bacooners better plan to spend a little extra time in Perry-dise!!