According to the DQ's website, 18 DQs will be participating in the event including the ones in Cedar Rapids metro, Iowa City metro, Solon, Mount Vernon, Tipton, and Fairfax.
Throughout the day, people will have the opportunity to help children at CMN Hospitals just by purchasing a Dairy Queen Blizzard.
Across the country, restaurants participating in the event will donate $1 dollar for every Blizzard sold to CMN Hospitals in their local communities, KARE 11 reported.
In 2016, DQ raised more than $4 million dollars for hospitals in the U.S.
The company raised more than $9 million over the course of the entire year, the report said.