Nothing screams America like football, beer and bacon! This weekend you can find all of them in one place!

This Saturday Feb 3, you are invited to Davenport’s annual event The Bacon & Beer Festival! This amazing and delicious festival will take place at the RiverCenter’s Great Hall (136 E 3rd St Davenport). To celebrate the spirit of this weekend’s big game, the theme will be ‘Pigskin Classic’.

After a sold-out 2017 event, the Beer & Bacon Festival returns to the RiverCenter for it’s 4th year. It will feature bacon dishes from over 12 local restaurants and samples of over 100 different local and national crafts beers. Football-themed games will also be enjoyed for chances to win ‘Pigskin Classic’ prizes.  Live entertainment will be provided in addition to the bacon eating contest!

VIP tickets for this event are $50. VIP ticketholders will be able to enter the doors an hour early, at 5 p.m. They will also receive a commemorative pint glass, commemorative VIP gift, unlimited bacon samples (while supplies last), unlimited beer samples and live entertainment.

General admission tickets are only $25. General Admission ticketholders will be able to enter the doors at 6 p.m. and will receive a commemorative pint glass, unlimited bacon samples (while supplies last), unlimited beer samples and live entertainment.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://baconandbeerfestivals.com/davenport-ia/, in person at the Adler Theatre box office or by calling Ticketmaster charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.

The event will conclude at 9 p.m. Ages 21 and over are welcome. A portion of ticket sales will go towards Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Quad Cities.

Come celebrate your American heritage with unlimited bacon, beer and football!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for QuadCities.com.