Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Houston for 2023

The holidays can be a financially stressful time for anyone, but even more so this year due to the rising cost of food from inflation. While some are fortunate enough to fill their table with an indulgent dinner spread, many families in the Houston area are struggling to make ends meet. In fact, a record number of people in Houston are facing food insecurity this 2023 holiday season. For those who are barely meeting their basic needs, the holiday season is a harsh reminder of how little support is provided to low-income households. Fortunately, there are a variety of programs and organizations that offer free Thanksgiving dinner in Houston, including free turkeys.

To help relieve some of your holiday stress, we have put together a list of all the nonprofit organizations offering holiday food assistance and free Thanksgiving dinner, Turkeys, and other food giveaways in the Houston area.

Free Thanksgiving Dinner & Turkey Giveaways in Houston for 2023

Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Houston & Turkey Giveaways for 2023

Below is a list of all the organizations offering Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Houston for 2023.

We will provide you with the organization name, program offerings, registration requirements and instructions, address, and contact information.

City Wide Club Super Feast

The City Wide Club will host its 44th annual Super Feast on Thanksgiving Day.

They are offering both Sit’n Sup or Grab’n Go Thanksgiving meals.

Additionally, they will have:

  • Free Toys for Kids
  • Free Haircuts
  • Free Clothes
  • Free New Bikes

See details below:

Event Date

Thursday, November 23, 2023

Event Address

1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX 77010


The Super Feast will be at the George R. Brown Convention Center.

Families can either go to the club’s “Sit ‘N Sup” site and eat in person or pick up food at the “Grab ‘N Go” site.

The City Wide Club will also have information on affordable housing, educational and employment opportunities.

Families can return to these sites on Christmas Eve for the second Super Feast of the year.

See the event page here.


Kinsmen Lutheran Church Community Thanksgiving Feast

Kinsmen Lutheran Church will host the 13th annual Community Thanksgiving Feast on Thanksgiving Day.

A traditional Thanksgiving menu of turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, corn, cranberry sauce, bread and desserts will be served.

See details below:

Event Date & Time

Thursday, November 23, 2023
11:30am – 1:00pm

Event Address

Kinsmen Lutheran Church
12100 Champion Forest Dr.
Houston, TX 77066


The traditional Thanksgiving meals are free of charge and include turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green bean casserole, cranberries, rolls, and pie.

Meals will be given to the first 500 people starting at 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day.

NO RSVP is required.

See the event page here.


The Houston Food Bank & Bee Busy Wellness Turkey Giveaway

The Houston Food Bank is teaming up with Bee Busy Wellness Center to give free turkey and trimmings to 3,000 households.

See the event details below:

Event Date & Time

Saturday, November 18, 2023
10:00am – 2:00pm


3501 Holman Street
Houston, TX 77004


It’s the 10th Annual Turkey Giveaway – “Turkey on Every Table “ campaign.

This is a drive-through giveaway. Come early, Stay In Your Car!

Turkey Giveaway & Food Distribution

The American Caribbean Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 4th annual Turkey Giveaway and Food Distribution.

This is a walk-up distribution with a D.J. spinning all the tunes!

ONE TURKEY PER FAMILY until they are gone, first come first served.

Event Date & Time

Tuesday, November 21, 2023
11:00am – 2:00pm CST

Event Address

Landmark Community Center
100 Louisiana Street
Missouri City, TX 77489


Get all the details on their Eventbrite Page.


Impact Church of Houston Turkey Giveaway

Impact Church of Houston is hosting a turkey giveaway and food distribution.

See details below:

Event Date & Time

Saturday, November 18, 2023
10:00am – 2:00pm

Event Address

16310 Chimney Rock Rd
Houston, TX 77053


Living God Church Turkey Giveaway

The Living God Church is giving out 50 turkeys this 2023 holiday season.

There’s no special requirements or no cost to you. Turkey giveaway is limited to one (1) turkey per family.

All turkeys will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis.

Event Date & Time

Sunday, November 19, 2023
1:00pm – 3:00pm CST

Event Address

Living God Church
8019 Record Street
Houston, TX 77028


View the Eventbrite Page for more information.


Monkey’s Tail Thanksgiving Meals Giveaway

Monkey’s Tail is giving away 500 free individual meals that include fried dark and white meat turkey, garlic mashed potatoes, roasted brussels and sweet potato hash, green bean casserole, cornbread stuffing, dinner roll, chocolate chip cookie, turkey gravy and cranberry sauce. Meals will be served cold with heating instructions.

All Thanksgiving meals will be distributed on a first come, first served basis.

See details below:

Event Date & Time

Thursday, November 23, 2023
9:00am – 11:00am

Event Address

Monkey’s Tail
5802 Fulton Street
Houston, Texas 77009


Northwest Assistance Ministries Thanksgiving Distribution

Northwest Assistance Ministries will be distributing staples needed to prepare an entire Thanksgiving dinner, complete with a turkey, vegetables, side dishes, and dessert to feed more 1,900 pre-registered families on Saturday, November 18, 2023, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This is an annual event in which the recipients, who are clients of NAM, pre-registered in September to receive holiday meals.

All of the pre-registered clients have been assigned times to pick up their groceries, and the distribution will be conducted drive-through style in the back of NAM’s main building at 15555 Kuykendahl Road, Houston, TX 77090.


Holiday Food Assistance Programs in Houston

We hope this guide on all the organizations offering free Thanksgiving dinner in Houston this year was helpful.

We will continue to update this post as more opportunities for free Thanksgiving dinner in Houston are announced.

Looking for more holiday assistance? Check out our complete list of Free Christmas Assistance and Toy Giveaways in Houston for 2023.

The holidays can easily become a financial burden for many low-income families living in Houston. Our goal is to help you navigate these difficult times and achieve financial security.

With that said, we would love to hear from you! Let us know in the comments if you found this information helpful and would like more articles like this!

Free Thanksgiving Dinner in Houston Summary

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If you have further questions about Thanksgiving or Christmas food giveaways, Texas P-EBT FAQs, EBT Card, or SNAP benefits, please let us know in the comments section below.

Also, be sure to check out our other articles about Texas Food Stamps Texas EBT, including:

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