Des Moines Community ‘Smoke on the Water’ fundraiser BBQ will be July 6


Destination Des Moines’ Community BBQ fundraiser will be held on Wednesday, July 6, from 5 – 7 p.m. at Des Moines Beach Park.

This year will include a Beer and Wine Garden, along with a Root Beer Float station, followed by LIVE MUSIC at our Summer Concert Series by Whiskey River, a Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band.

Cost is $15 for Adults, $12 for Seniors and $9 for Kids.

This event is held annually to raise money for The Fireworks Over Des Moines on the 4th of July.

Here are the details:

WHAT: SMOKE ON THE WATER Community BBQ in the Park

WHEN: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 ~ 5:00pm – 7:00pm

WHERE: Des Moines Beach Park, 22030 Cliff Ave S, Des Moines, WA 98198

INFO: This is a fundraiser event for the July 4th Fireworks Over Des Moines!

Join us for great BBQ, a Beer and Wine Garden, and Root Beer Float station followed by LIVE MUSIC at our Summer Concert Series. This years live music will be provided by Whiskey River – A Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band!


  • Adults $15
  • Seniors $12
  • Kids* $9
    * Younger than 12, but kids younger than 3 eat free with a paid adult admission

TICKETS are available at the following locations in Des Moines:

  • Destination Des Moines Office, 22506 Marine View Drive South, Suite #301 (located in same office as John L Scott Real Estate)
  • Salon Michelle, 21923 Marine View Drive South
  • The Scotch & Vine, 22341 Marine View Drive South

and online here @ Brown Paper Tickets:

Sponsored by
Destination Des Moines

Sponsored by
Salon Michelle

We sold out of tickets AND food last year and had to turn people away who wanted to eat with us; don’t get left out! Get your tickets ASAP and enjoy the delicious meal provided by the BBQ Schacht 🙂

In addition to the Community BBQ in the Beach Park, there will be a Free Concert in the Park and the Des Moines Farmers Market will be in the North Marina Parking Lot bringing you fresh produce from the region!

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