World Food & Music Festival

  • 1000 Grand Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Presented By: Greater Des Moines Partnership
  • Dates: September 16, 2022 - September 18, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Western Gateway Park
  • Start/End Time: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    The 2022 World Food & Music Festival will return to Western Gateway Park for its 18th year on September 16 – 18!

    The Festival has announced its lineup of nearly 50 food vendors representing 27 countries! 

    In The Festival’s line-up, there are 22 new vendors and menus, once finalized, will be marked to denote items that are gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian or vegan.

    The 2022 Festival will also host a number of exciting and interactive food-related activities and demonstrations throughout the weekend. The World Food & Music Festival is sponsored by Bravo Greater Des Moines, MidAmerican Energy Company, Nationwide, Prairie Meadows, Principal, Dotdash Meredith, Global Atlantic, Bankers Trust and Veridian Credit Union, and produced by the Greater Des Moines Partnership.

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