You're pre-St.Patrick's Day celebration is less than a week away! Get your green on with hours of sampling of over 100 craft beers and ciders. Not to mention the live music from 'Bootjack', costume contest (wear your St. Pat's best), crazy Hammerschalgen game, AND a chance to win furniture and a 50-inch big screen television from Bills' Brothers Furniture! The celebration goes down on Saturday, March 12 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Convention Complex.

Now with such a big event coming up so soon, you may have questions. Don't fret because we have answers. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions (with answers) about the Cedar Rapids Beer Summit. If you have a question that isn’t answered here, let us know and we’ll update the post!


When and where is the Cedar Rapids Beer Summit?
Saturday, March 12 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. (or 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. for VIP's) at the DoubleTree by Hilton Convention Complex in downtown Cedar Rapids.

How much are tickets and where can I purchase them?
Tickets are available online at They are $30 for a general admission ticket or $55 for a VIP ticket. General admission tickets will be available at the door on the day of the event for $40. You can also purchase tickets via Groupon for a discounted price!

What does a VIP ticket include?
You get an extra hour of sampling plus exclusive VIP-only beers to try in addition to your souvenir sampling glass.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to get in?
Yes! Please make sure you bring your printed ticket(s) with you.

Is there an age limit for Corridor on Tap?
Yes, since this is a craft beer festival you must be 21+ to attend. Staff will be checking photo IDs at the door. If you do not have your photo ID with you, you will not be permitted entry to the event.

Will there be food available?
Yes, food will be available to purchase.

Do I need to bring money?
Only if you need to purchase a ticket to get in or would like to purchase food. All beer sampling is included in the price of your ticket.

What do I need to have to get in?
You need to bring your printed ticket and a photo ID.

Where can I park?
There are several parking ramps in the area as well as some street parking. Check out this map for parking options.

Will there be cabs available?
We will not be providing any, but they'll definitely be some downtown that you can grab.

Have a question we didn’t answer? let us know in the comments section below!

Psst! Want to save some dough? Tickets are also available on Groupon for a discounted price!