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(Curbside) Comfort Food Cook-Off

Sunday, November 8, 2020
4:30 pm6:00 pm
4501 Mills Civic Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Please read important event information below before registering!
(Curbside) Comfort Food Cook-Off

This year, we're taking our annual Comfort Food Cook-Off CURBSIDE! Enjoy generous samples of seven homemade comfort dishes (and dessert!) prepared by Family Promise of Greater Des Moines host congregations and vote for your favorite for the People's Choice award! Celebrity judges Jen and Taylor from Life 107.1 and Jackie Schmillen from CW Iowa Live will be on-site to announce the traveling Pot Trophy winner online by 6 p.m.

To participate:

- Register (top right blue button on this screen) and purchase tickets for each individual participating among your family and friends;

- Tickets are available for 15-minute windows for food pick-up between 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. and must be purchased on or before Nov. 4;

- Volunteers will be masked curbside at West Des Moines Christian Church to provide your pre-packaged food directly to your car;

- Vote with your donations for your favorite dish/congregation (People's Choice Award) through our website that night - details and website links will be provided with your food;

- Judges' Choice (Pot Trophy) winners will be announced online that night - People's Choice winners will be announced Nov. 9.

Remember - all donations will benefit Central Iowa families experiencing homelessness!


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