Many organizations around the Gallatin Valley are excited to offer free meals to those in need of a hot Thanksgiving meal and some friendly company this November. Below is a list of where to find free Thanksgiving meals in Bozeman and Belgrade:


Gallatin Valley Food Bank

The GVFB will provide families a box of raw food (an uncooked turkey, etc.) to create an entire Thanksgiving dinner. Families need not show proof of income for a box, but will need to fill out a basic food box application at the Food Bank (applications are available at many other organizations in town) up until November 15th.

The Gallatin Valley Food Bank is located at 602 Bond St in Bozeman, MT, and can be reached at 406-586-7600.

Food box pickup times are November 23rd, 25th, 26th, and 27th from 1-4pm each day.

BELGRADE RESIDENTS: Food box distributed will happen at Living Waters United Methodist Church on Monday, November 25th from 3-6pm. Please fill out a food box application at the Gallatin Valley Food Bank in Bozeman.

The Living Waters United Methodist Church is located at 51 W Cameron Bridge Rd (next to Kenyon Noble on Jackrabbit Lane).


Community Café

The Community Café serves a free, hot meal every night from 5-7pm. They will be open and serving a hot meal on Thanksgiving. The Community Café is open to the public.

The Community Café is located at 302 N 7th Ave in Bozeman, MT on the corner of Beall and 7th. You can find them online at , email them at café, or call them at 406-586-7600.


John Bozeman’s Bistro

The Bistro is providing a free, gourmet sit-down style Thanksgiving dinner at 2pm on Thanksgiving Day. Reservations are required as seating is limited! They suggest calling at least a week in advance as seats fill up quickly. You may call to see if there are any cancellations.

John Bozeman’s Bistro is located at 125 W Main St across from Chalet Sports. They can be contacted at 406-587-4100.


Belgrade Community

Various Belgrade organizations are sponsoring a Thanksgiving dinner at River Rock Community Center from 1-2pm on Thanksgiving Day.

The River Rock Community Center is located at 240 N River Rock Drive in Belgrade, MT.


Old Chicago and Hilton Garden Inn

Old Chicago and Hilton Garden Inn are partnering to offer a free Thanksgiving dinner on Thanksgiving Day from 11:30-1:30pm at Old Chicago. Open to the public. No reservations required.

Old Chicago in located at 1940 N 19th Ave in Bozeman, MT