Bacon Burner 6k

Bacon Burner 6k

Saturday, June 19, 2021


COVID19 Update 

We continue to monitor regulations and recommendations regarding group gatherings during these unprecedented times. We are working with our local permitting agencies as well as following guidance from Summit County Public Health. The health and safety of our race participants, staff, volunteers, and the Frisco community is our top priority. We will have a final decision made regarding the Bacon Burner 6k on March 19, 2021.  Thank you for your patience and understanding as you wait for a decision regarding the Bacon Burner. 

 Please email Linsey Joyce with any questions.

Event Info

The Bacon Burner 6k is a 3.8 mile out-and-back run that will take place on a paved recreational trail. All racers will receive  a commemorative Bacon Burner item. All registrants 21 and older will also receive a free beer ticket to redeem at the Colorado BBQ Challenge. Strollers are welcome; please leave your pet at home. This race is open to all ages and abilities.


If we are permitted to host this event, online registration will open at 8:00am on Friday, March 19, 2021.  Race registration includes:  a race tee, well marked course, fully stocked bacon aid station, post-race snacks and racers 21+ will receive a token for a free beer that can be redeemed at the BBQ Challenge.

Race Start

9:30am at the Frisco Marina; click here to see an interactive course map.  The race will start in three waves; competitive runner, average runner and family/walk/jog. The course will take place on the Summit County Recreation Path.

2021 Race Fees

  • Early Bird Adult Registration (March 19, 2021- May 14, 2021) $30
  • Adult Registration (May 15, 2021-June 17, 2021 at noon) $35
  • Day of Registration (June 19, 2021) $40 (Day of registration will be available if the event does not sell-out.  Pre-registration is strongly encouraged.)

Please note that youth 17 & under will receive a $10 discount on the race fees listed above.

Cancellation Policy

In order to receive a full refund, racers must email the race director by May 14, 2021.  No refunds will be issued after this time.

Bacon Burner-t-Shirt-Regular-ImagePacket Pick-Up

Racer packet pick-up will take place from 4:00pm – 6:00pm on Friday, June 18, 2021 at Frisco Town Hall, located at 1 Main Street.  Day-of packet pick-up will also be available from 8:00am – 9:15am the Frisco Bay Marina parking lot. T-shirt and bib pick up will require a waiver, you can print this waiver by clicking here.

No waiver = no bib

Aid Station (TBD pending Public Health Guidelines)

There will be  one aid station located along the course.  The aid station will be stocked with BACON!


*Only runners in the Competitive and Average Runner wave categories are eligible for prizes*

Overall: The top 3 male/female runners in each race will receive a prize (overall winners are not eligible for age category prizes)

Age Category Winners:   A prize will be given to the first place winner in each of the following age categories:  19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

2019 Bacon Burner 6k Results

2018 Bacon Burner Results

2017 Bacon Burner Race Results

Frisco BBQ Challenge

The Bacon Burner 6k is a part of the Frisco BBQ Challenge; click here to find the schedule of events.  Activities include live music, chef demos, pig races and more!

Contact Us

For more information on this event, please contact Linsey Joyce, Recreation Programs Manager, or, call the Frisco Day Lodge at 970-668-2558.

Thank you to our sponsors!