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Enjoy BBQ & ABBA at ‘Smoke on the Water’ on Sunday, July 23

July 23, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Spend a beautiful summer afternoon at the ‘Smoke on the Water’ BBQ on Sunday, July 23, 2023, with delectable cuisine catered by L&S BBQ and live entertainment from the ABBAgraphs.

There will even be a beer garden for those of age, a fun root beer float stand for all ages, and vegetarian options.

The ABBAgraphs will take the stage at 3 p.m., playing nuthin’ but ABBA!

“So, mark your calendars and join us for a fun day at the Beach Park in Des Moines as we come together to support and uplift our community.”

This all-ages event for the Des Moines community has been curated by Destination Des Moines.

Admission is FREE to visit but DDM appreciates DONATIONS!

Ticketed Food Menu:

  • Adults $18
  • Seniors (65+) $15
  • Youth 11-18 $12
  • Youth 3-10 $10
  • * kids younger than 2 eat FREE with a paid adult admission

Many thanks to the sponsors of this event:

  • Salon Michelle
  • Des Moines Legacy Foundation
  • Georgetown Brewery
  • Recology CleanScapes
  • Mount Ranier Pool
  • John L Scott Realty
  • The Waterland Blog

…and also a thank you to all of you who attend, the proceeds of these event help fund other local community events like the Waterland Festival events, Halloween, Wine Walks, Tree Lighting & more!

This is a fundraising event and therefore there are no refunds, thank you.

Tickets & More Info Here

WHAT: ‘Smoke on the Water’ Community BBQ in the Park

WHEN: Sunday, July 23, 2023: 12 – 5 p.m.

WHERE: Des Moines Beach Park Picnic Shelter:


Destination Des Moines
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Des Moines Beach Park
Des Moines, WA 98198 United States + Google Map