A fundraiser for March of Dimes: October 12, 2013

October 12, 2013

Registration for the Great Bacon Race is NOW OPEN!




8:30 AM – 10K start

9:00 AM – 5K start

10:00 AM – Kids run

10:30 AM – Holdyn’s Race

11:00 AM – Awards Ceremony



The Great Bacon Race is a registered 501(c)3 charity supporting fitness and the needs of premature children. Our primary charitable partner is the March of Dimes, and the proceeds of our event will be donated to them.

If you’d like to make a direct donation in any amount to support our goals, please use the button below. If you’re interested in sponsoring the Great Bacon Race, for our sponsorship information.

  • Gold Sponsors
  • Silver Sponsors
  • Bronze Sponsors
  • Food Trucks & Vendors
  • In-Kind Sponsors
  • Baconlicious Sponsors

Fit Right NW

Running Retail Sponsor

Fit Right is a locally owned and operated running and walking specialty store dedicated to providing the Portland and Southwest Washington community with superior products, excellent service and unique events.

Crunch Fitness

Fitness Sponsor

Crunch is a gym that believes in making serious exercise fun by fusing fitness and entertainment and holding true to a philosophy of No Judgments.

Railside Brewing

Beer Sponsor

Located in Washougal, WA – the last stop before the Columbia River Gorge – Railside Brewing creates six hand-crafted beers, including the Railside Pale and the Hopper Car IPA.

Killer Burger

Awards Sponsor

With a whole menu full of delicious signature burgers, great fries, and a wide array of local microbrews – including their own draft – Killer Burger serves up some of the area’s finest food from five local locations. Plus, every burger comes with BACON!

Corwin Beverage Company

Corwin Beverage is a 4th generation family owned beverage business in Ridgefield, WA. We service Clark, Cowlitz, Skamania & Wahkiakum Counties.

Breakfast at Valerie’s

Bacon Sponsor

Featuring fantastic breakfasts, burgers, sandwiches and more, Breakfast at Valerie’s is one of Vancouver’s best family-friendly restaurants.

Just For the Fun of It

Just for the Fun of It is a company that provides sports and entertainment travel packages. We offer packages to Spring Training, Mariner Baseball, Seahawk Football, Portland Timbers, (Seattle trips), College Football games as well as Day Trips to the Coasters Theater in Cannon Beach. Plus any other event you could imagine around the country.

The Great Escape Catering

With The Great Escape Catering, your corporate event, private party, wedding or other special occasion is guaranteed to be remarkable in taste and impeccably planned. We’re not just a food delivery service. We strive to build a relationship with you so we can custom-design the menu of your choice – from box lunches to formal sit-down culinary masterpieces.

New Leaf Dental Care

Welcome to New Leaf Dental Care, where your wellness, happiness and smile are our primary focus. The moment you walk into our office you will be warmly greeted by our Patient Care Specialist, along with the inviting scent of aromatherapy and the gentle sound of our fountain, all of which sets the tone for a comfortable experience.

Sunshine Dairy

We continually strive to make choices that are environmentally responsible, benefit our community and meet consumer demand for great tasting, local dairy products–just as we’ve done since 1936!

Country Financial

Your financial security is important. We know you don’t entrust it to just anyone – and you shouldn’t. You can trust COUNTRY to put our 80-plus years of experience and financial strength to work for you.

Krystal’s Champagne Lounge

Krystal’s Champagne Lounge will be a laid back place for Champagne, appetizers and desserts! Along with the champagne we will also serve a few select wines, ciders and high end beers.


Road ID creates rugged identification gear for outdoor athletes so they can be identified in case of emergency or accident. Our line of customized IDs is an integral part of any active person’s gear and can be worn on the wrist, shoe, ankle or around the neck.

Heisen House Vineyards

Heisen House Vineyards is located on a State and National Historic site. Exceptional fruit, limited production, and attention to every detail from crush to bottling produce outstanding wines you’ll find nowhere else on earth.

Dick Hannah Dealerships

Family-owned since 1949, Dick Hannah Dealerships sells and services new cars and used cars in the Portland OR and Vancouver WA region.

Purple Star Wines

In 2008 we set out to start a winery with a specific vision: to embody the soul of wine from vineyard to bottle to table. Our philosophy is that wine should be accessible, approachable, and affordable. But most of all, we believe a wine’s purpose is to bring together family and friends!


You had it growing up, now taste is all grown up! Your childhood favorites revisited with the ante uped on quality, flavor and interpretation. We wont serve it if it isn’t good, so thats why we make food we’d love to go and eat out, but usually can’t find.

Da Fat Boyz BBQ

Da Fat Boyz BBQ is an award wining, competition BBQ team. We also specialize in catering for small groups, as well as large groups. We have catered for groups of 25 to 1125 people.

Sweet Zen Cakes

One of a kind cakes designed by Mara. Any flavor, filling, or icing combination you desire. I love working with all types of cake design techniques from basic buttercream with classic piped borders to elaborately sculpted and hand painted gumpaste, fondant, and modeling chocolate.


At Build-A-Bear Workshop you can make your own stuffed animal friends like bears, bunnies, dogs and more!


The Small Personal Item belt and band are sleek and expandable, yet they do not bounce. They can be expanded to hold much more than you would believe, including an iPod, smart phone, keys, and other small personal items.

Sweaty Bands

Whether running a marathon, running after your toddler, or just running around town, Sweaty Bands are the perfect accessory to keep you composed, stylish, and comfortable day in and day out.

Bondi Band

Bondi Band offers a full line of headwear, compression products and accessories in comfortable, colorful options to fit every lifestyle and personality for active women, men and children.


Many people don’t realize that instability in the foot can lead to the painful skeletal alignment issues. Superfeet help relieve the pain and discomfort caused by an unsupported foot during everyday activities, sports and work.


THORLO designs solutions that are dedicated to providing protection and comfort in order to keep consumers on their feet, thereby, helping to keep them active and healthy, no matter their sport or activity. After all, your feet are your most important piece of equipment.

Sports Authority

Sports Authority is the nation’s preeminent full-line sporting goods chain. Shop online or in-store for your favorite brands.

Beaches Restaurant and Bar

Here the experience needs to be much more than just eating. It has to make you feel good. So, c’mon in for a visit!


Arciform is a design-build firm that specializes in the restoration and remodel of vintage and historic homes and buildings, ranging from Victorian through Mid-Century Modern.

Shave Secret

Shave Secret shaving oil provides the most comfortable, smooth shave ever! It dramatically reduces dry skin, rashes, nicks, cuts, ingrown hairs and shaving bumps.

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Radical Works

Teddy bears and soap bars with a radical twist!

justonescarf design

A graphic designer that is responsible for creating a series of social media and pop culture propaganda posters.

Sugar and Spice Arts

Each cookie or candy or piece of jewelry I make is made specifically for the person who ordered it or the person it was ordered for. Even when making multiples of the same item each one is made with the specific recipient in mind.

Lounie’s Soap Company

Wonderful Soaps, Lotions that have no Parabens or Formaldehyde, over 25 lip balm flavors! We can do custom orders let us know!


Our mission is to make toys that appeal to people with a good sense of humor.

Charms of Wonderland

CharmsofWonderland loves all things fantastical, magical, nerdy AND realistic! Creativity, like the mind, is a terrible thing to waste.

Rural Revolution LLC

TAKE THE BORING OUT OF BATH TIME with our HOG WASH SOAPS! Try one of our homemade moisturizing soaps with refreshingly fun scents!

The Great Bacon Race is a race celebrating all accomplishments by runners, walkers, and those who’ve never dreamed of crossing a finish line… plus BACON!

Jim Crawford

Race Director