Hops for Housing 2020

Great Beer. Great Cause.

Hops for Housing is a fund and awareness-raising event to benefit Willis Dady Homeless Services, which provides shelter and prevention services to homeless and near-homeless households in and surrounding Linn County. 

To provide you with a socially distant and safe experience during COVID-19, Hops for Housing has been transitioned into a combination of exclusive online and on-your-own brewery experiences. Tickets are required to participate. 


  • 1 Punch card ticket, valid until April 10th, 2021 that allows ONE free pint from each of our partnered breweries and establishments

  • URL link access to exclusive brewery tours, interviews, and more


Ticketholders can pick up their Hops for Housing tickets and pint glasses at Willis Dady Homeless Services, 1247 4th Ave. SE Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Volunteers will make sure you have everything you need to enjoy Hops for Housing 2020! 

The online content is OPEN for all ticketholders at www.willisdady.org/events with:

  • Brewery Tours

  • Interviews with Brewers and other brewery staff

  • Information about how Willis Dady Homeless Services helps our community

Until  April 10th, 2021, YOU get to explore our participating breweries and drinking establishments. Take your punch card into their business and get a free pint! Each participating brewery has offered one free pint of their choosing to each ticketholder in place of the tasting event. Free pints may be redeemed at:

-Clock House Brewing in Cedar Rapids, IA
-Millstream Brewing Co. in Amana, IA
-Backpocket Brewing in Dubuque or Coralville, IA
-Iowa Brewing Company in Cedar Rapids, IA
-Big Grove Brewery in Solon or Iowa City, IA
-Singlespeed Brewery in Waterloo or Cedar Falls, IA
-Franklin Street Brewing Company in Manchester, IA
-Irish Democrat (with Guinness ) in Cedar Rapids, IA
-The Blind Pig (with Boston Beer) in Cedar Rapids, IA
-Union Station (with Molson Coors) in Cedar Rapids, IA

This punchcard is valid from August 8, 2020, until Hops for Housing 2021 on April 10, 2021.

Tickets for Hops for Housing 2020 are $30. Your ticket purchase includes a souvenir pint glass, one punch card, and access to exclusive online content.  

At this time we are unable to replace any lost punch-cards by ticket holders. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

While this year’s event is different, we are more than excited to offer you a unique combination of virtual and on your own activities! If you have any questions or issues with your ticket purchase, please reach out to development@willisdady.org or give us a call at 319-362-7555. Thank you!

Tickets are LIVE - Click the link below to purchase!

Have Questions? Check out our FAQ page!​

The exclusive online portal is open!
Ticket purchase required for entry code.