Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show

Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2019 Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show!  Join us on October 17th, 2020 for our second year of sweet and savory delights in Powderhorn Park.

FINALISTS   /   POP UPS   /   JURY   /   SPONSORS   /   PRESS  /   F.A.Q.

Eat your way through dozens of culinary delights!

Meet the Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show award-winning jury!

Enjoy the Beer Garden by Finnegan's Brew

Shop at Pop-ups including a  pumpkin patch & holiday market

Fruit Pie

The Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show is a juried outdoor food and beverage competition that provides a platform for attendees to discover local culinary talent, while fueling advocacy work in the Powderhorn Community.

What is the Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show?

Brussel Sprouts

The show helps fund advocacy work in the Powderhorn community!  Read more about PPNA's advocacy work here.

What do show proceeds support?

Rustic Apple Pie

Admittance to the Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show is free.  It does cost money to purchase dishes from our finalists, beer, and other goods from various pop-ups. 

Does it cost money to attend the show?

Red Chili Peppers

There is parking on the side streets around the park.  The 5, 14 and 21 bus drop off near the show.  Find details about taking public transit here.

What about parking and public transit?


The show goes on...rain or shine!  In case of severe or dangerous weather we may cancel...but it's highly unlikely.

What happens if the weather is bad?

Image by Jonas Jacobsson

To volunteer contact Grace Berke at grace@ppna.org.

If you're interested in sponsoring contact Tabitha Montgomery at tabitha@ppna.org.  

How can I get involved?

Gourmet Hamburger

Yes, the Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show is an accessible event!  For any specific requests please contact us at info@ppna.org or 612.722.4817.  There is handicap parking in the lot 

Is the show ADA Accessible?

Fruit Cake

Applications are closed for 2019 and will reopen in Spring of 2020.  Sign up for our email list here to stay up to date.

How can I apply to be a finalist?



Thank you to our sponsors who make raising funds for advocacy possible through the culinary arts!  A special acknowledgment to Matt Rowe whose generous donation made possible in-part this year’s Artist Lounge.


The Powderhorn Culinary Arts Show In The Press


Food Service News

Restaurant Magazine

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April 2019 Press Release

May 2019 Press Release

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Tabitha Montgomery


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Neighborhood Association


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