Smoke Out Hunger 2021

Smoke Out Hunger 2021

About This Event

Smoke Out Hunger is back for 2021! All proceeds benefit Food Bank of Iowa’s work to end hunger in Iowa! Kids 6-12 have a reduced price ticket, and kids 5 and under get in free.

This annual family-friendly event on Sunday, July 25th welcomes people young and old to enjoy all-you-can-eat barbeque prepared by Central Iowa chefs, complemented by craft beer, dessert, table games, and live music. Have fun with your entire family while helping another Iowa family in need. We want to share a big THANK YOU to Nationwide for sponsoring Smoke Out Hunger 2021!

Location: Cowles Commons | 221 Walnut St, Des Moines
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Purchase your tickets today -- prices go up $10 on the day of the event!

Food Vendors:
  • Jethro's BBQ / Splash Seafood Bar & Grill
  • Rolling Smoke BBQ
  • Uncle Wendell's BBQ
  • Captn's BBQ
  • Fresh Market & Café
Craft Beer Available:
  • Backpocket Brewing
  • Exile Brewing Co.
  • Kinship Brewing Company
  • Big Grove Brewery
  • Millstream Brewing Co.
  • Keg Creek Brewing Company
  • Anheuser Busch
  • ReUnion Brewery

Location / Venue

Presenting Sponsor

  • Nationwide