Food Bank of Iowa - Smoke Out Hunger

Jul 29, 2018
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Smoke Out Hunger 2018

Sunday, July 29, 2018, 12-3 p.m. | Brenton Skating Plaza, 520 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309

Smoke Out Hunger is back for 2018!

Des Moines’ premier BBQ event is back on Sunday, July 29, 2018! Enjoy all the BBQ you can eat from a smoke-tastic lineup of local pitmasters and restaurants (including some unique vegetarian BBQ options!). Pair your BBQ samplings with refreshing craft beers — all at no cost past the ticket price! Round out your Smoke Out Hunger experience with live music, lawn games, and picnic table board games. 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.

Enjoy Central Iowa’s Best BBQ!

2018 Vendor List:

Sip on Refreshing Craft Beer!

Summer calls for cold beer, and there’s nothing better than a great variety of local and national craft beer, all provided by Doll Distributing. Discover the best beer-BBQ pairings or just enjoy a cold one in the sun!

2018 Brewery List:

Enjoy live music

Adam Bruce will perform throughout the event!


Brenton Skating Plaza, 520 Robert D. Ray Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309