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Trailblazer Park, 235 Trailblazer Drive, Travelers Rest, SC 29690

Sunday September 3, noon to 8pm | Monday September 4, 10 am to 6 pm

BLD is an admission event, Admission is $3 per person, 4 people for $10, and kids 5 and under are FREE.

The city of Travelers Rest does NOT allow dogs or pets into Trailblazer Park

Watch this segment from Jennifer Eats with Scene on 7 from last year’s event – it’ll give you a good idea of what you’ll find at Bacon Labor Day.

Win 50 Packages of Bacon!*

Your advance ticket purchase includes a chance to win 50 packages of bacon, sponsored by Hormel.  Advance ticket sales will be open until August 31st, 2017.  Every 4 pack of tickets purchased includes one chance to win.  Winner will be contacted by phone / email on Sept 1, 2017.  Prize awarded in the form of 50 Hormel coupons good for one FREE package of natural choice breakfast meat.

Walk up Admission

Walk up admission is $3 per person, 4 people for $10, and kids 5 and under free.

Congratulations to Nicholas Parshall on winning our Bacon Giveway!

Schedule for 2017

Sunday, Sept 3, Noon to 8pm

  • Touch-a-Truck
  • Entertainment
  • Rides
  • Food
  • Vendors
  • Who Saves Your Bacon Games
  • The Blood Connection

Sunday's Entertainment

  • Noon – Randomonium
  • 4pm – Modern Day Society

Walk up Admission

Walk up admission is $3 per person, 4 people for $10, and kids 5 and under free.

Congratulations to Nicholas Parshall on winning our Bacon Giveway!

Monday, Sept 5, 10am to 6pm

  • Car Show
  • Entertainment
  • Rides
  • Food
  • Vendors
  • The Blood Connection

Monday's Entertainment

What’s new for the 2017 Bacon Labor Day Car Show?

Hot Rods and Happy Hour for starters. Technically, they are not new, Rob and Robert judged and emceed our show last year with over 200 cars!  And they did such a good job they’re coming back for 2017.  Right now our award categories are listed below and we’ll be sure to bring some of our awesome trophies.  Registering your car show is $20 and includes admission for two into BLD and entry into the awards. One note, this years show will be on pavement with some overflow availability on a grass lot, so please bring your shade tents.

Awards:

  • Top 10 Classic
  • Top 10 Modern
  • Best Bacon Hauler
  • Best Interior
  • Best Paint
  • People’s Choice
  • Boss Hog’s Choice
  • Best in Show

Schedule:

  • Monday, Sept 4th
  • Car Show Hours: 10am – 3pm
  • Cars allowed in: 9am – 11am
  • Awards ~ 3pm

Location:

  • Trailblazer Park
  • Enter off of Old Buncombe Road

Register For Car Show

Just drive up, park, and head over to the Hot Rods and Happy Hour Trailer to register. We’ve held out enough commemorative dog tags to ensure availability for the first 250 cars registering. See you at the show!

Note: Car show entrance is from Old Buncombe Road.

New for 2017

Who Saves Your Bacon Games

A friendly cross fit type competition to find out who’s the best at saving our bacon.  Competition is open to anyone ‘who saves our bacon’, for example, fire, police, ems, military, etc.  Competition is at 3pm on Sunday, Sept 3, will last an hour or two depending on how many bacon savers sign up.  Sign up is free and includes a commemorative T-shirt in blue or red with that cool logo above.  The 2017 Who Saves Your Bacon Games are led by the great team at Crossfit Potentia

Sign up is easy, just fill out this form and we’ll be in touch…

Who Saves Your Bacon Games