Drive-Thru BBQ


The Drive-Thru BBQ is officially SOLD OUT! Thank you everyone for your generosity and support during these uncertain times!

We look forward to seeing everyone on Thursday, July 30th, in the Cannon parking lot.

Pick-up instructions:

On Thursday, July 30, come to 1050 Southwood (Cannon offices) between 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm and drive right into our parking lot (it’s on the right as you are driving down Southwood toward the Blues Baseball field).

You will enter the first parking lot entrance, loop around, and we’ll meet you at your car and place your dinner inside. Then you can drive away and enjoy your BBQ dinner, that’s it!

In consideration of COVID-19, please remember to stay in your car. All volunteers will wear gloves and masks as well as practicing social distancing.

To raise awareness and funds for water projects around the globe, Cannon is grilling tri-tip dinners! Dinners include one whole-trimmed tri-tip, beans, garlic bread, Caesar Salad kit, and Cowboy Cookies for five people.

What: Drive-Thru BBQ Dinner: one whole-trimmed tri-tip, beans, garlic bread, salad, and Cowboy Cookies for five people
When: Thursday, July 30th
Where: 1050 Southwood Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Why: to bring awareness to the global water crisis
Payment: SOLD OUT!

COVID-19 precautions we are taking:

  • All volunteers will be wearing masks and gloves and will practice social distancing
  • Hands and surfaces will be washed regularly
  • Minimal handling of BBQ dinner items

Donate to our charity: water campaign:

Past Drive-Thru BBQ Events

10th Annual Drive-Thru BBQ is ON!

July 7, 2020, San Luis Obispo, California – In 2011, Cannon’s Well Worth It Campaign (Campaign) launched the Annual Drive-Thru BBQ to raise funds for water wells in developing countries. Since then, more than $130,000 has been raised and countless lives have been changed. This year, despite the global epidemic, the intrepid volunteers behind the Campaign are hosting the 10th Annual Drive-Thru BBQ. While organizers had hoped to use this year to ...

Another Successful Drive-Thru BBQ!

San Luis Obispo, California, July 24, 2019 – Cannon’s 9th Annual Well Worth it Drive-Thru BBQ = Success! On Wednesday, July 24, 2019, the grills were hot as Cannon’s Well Worth it Crew began prepping tri-tip bright and early in the morning.  The crew packed a total of 400 dinners of buttered bread, Caesar salads, smoky beans, and complete with delicious cookies. Ticket holders were thrilled to drive right in and pick up their dinners from ...

BBQ-ing For Good

San Luis Obispo, California, July 23, 2019 – Back again for the ninth year, Cannon is heating the grill to get ready for our annual Well Worth it Campaign. This highly anticipated event is a charitable effort to raise funds for building projects that bring clean water to those in need all around the globe. The Well Worth It Drive-Thru BBQ happens on July 24, 2019 at 1050 Southwood Drive in San Luis Obispo. Be sure to purchase a ...

Grillin’ for Good!

San Luis Obispo, California, July 31, 2018 – For the eighth year in a row, a team of co-workers, friends, and neighbors, spent the day grilling tri-tip, buttering bread, and scooping beans all in an effort to raise money to help provide access to clean water for those without. Under the campaign name of “Well Worth It” the team raised $9,000 that will go toward clean water projects in cities around the globe including Mozambique, Niger, and Bangladesh. In addition to ...

Grilling Tri-tip for Water Wells

San Luis Obispo, California, July 7, 2018 – Once again, Cannon’s Well Worth It Campaign – a charitable effort to build clean water projects for villages around the world – is grilling up tri-tip dinners to raise funds to build new water wells for those in need. This is Cannon’s eighth annual “Well Worth It Drive-Thru BBQ” and is a greatly anticipated event every year. The Drive-Thru BBQ takes place on July 31, 2018 at 1050 Southwood Drive in San ...