Come hungry to the ninth annual World Food & Music Festival, returning to Des Moines' East Village this weekend. The festival runs Sept. 20-22, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m on Friday and Saturday, and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. This year's festival will offer food from 42 international vendors, and eventgoers can sample foods for $1 or buy an entire plate for $5. Cooking demonstrations will be held, and entertainment is scheduled each day throughout the festival. The festival also will feature more than 20 imported beers, seven craft beers and a variety of imported wines. An interactive map, as well as full schedules for music, entertainment and cooking demonstrations, is available online at, and festival updates can be found on Facebook.