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Get drunk on bacon this Saturday in Old Town 


THURSDAY, Aug. 8 — Bacon. An American obsession that, by this point, has found itself infused into nearly everything. Bacon soap, bacon candy and bacon soda pop — it’s all been done before with varying degrees of deliciousness.  

If you want to celebrate that meaty passion and spend a few bucks for charity, then Zoobie’s Old Town Tavern is the place to be this Saturday.   

Bacon Bash 2019 features a smattering of bacon-injected food and cocktails, along with a special selection of beers supplied by Lagunitas Brewing Co. Patrons should expect to munch on bacon burgers, pork belly sliders, fried bacon-shrimp, bacon skewers and many more bacon-fill-in-the-blanks 

The cocktail of the night features rye whiskey with sweet vermouth, bitters, maple syrup, and is served in a glass rimmed with bacon and sugar.  

Soul Priority, followed by Avon Bomb, will perform live music. This year’s Bacon Bash will donate a portion of its proceeds to Haven House, an East Lansing emergency housing and support services center for small families.  

Bacon Bash 2019 

Aug. 10, Saturday, 5 p.m. to midnight 

Zoobie’s Old Town Tavern 

1200 N. Larch St., Lansing 

(517) 897-3563, zoobiesoldtowntavern.com 


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