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Join your friends for an afternoon along the banks of the Mississippi River for this award-winning beer and cheese tasting event that continues its tradition of being ranked as one of the top events in the Quad Cities.

Details about the 2014 Brew Ha Ha will be posted here when the information becomes available. Information provided on this page is to provide an overview of the event—2014 event details subject to change.

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2014 Brew Ha Ha Tickets

Tickets go on sale in July 2014.

Only a limited number of tickets will be sold.


Ticket proceeds benefit WQPT, your regional PBS station serving viewers in eastern Iowa and Western Illinois. Learn more about WQPT's extensive reach throughout the region with educational outreach and other initiatives for region.

Event Location

Information provided is from the 2013 Brew Ha Ha event. Details about the 2014 Brew Ha Ha will be posted when information becomes available.

Jim the Mule Feature Feature
Live Music Crazy Fun Games Live Comedy

Jim the Mule, a seasoned band based in the Quad Cities blends the twang of country with the gritty rock & roll textures of the late 60's and early 70's to produce something best described as Midwestern Alt-Country.

Mark Lush of said it best, "They draw inspiration from a myriad of styles..."


"Yeah we heard you and happy to report that the silly and fun games are back!

Brew Ha Ha isn't just about great beer. It's about the crazy games too! The games area has expanded and this year it's guaranteed to be an even bigger hit.

Your favorites-like the growler hold and putt-putt golf are returning. Come and see what new games are in store for you!


The Blacklist Improv Comedy Troupe returns for another great year, helping to put the “Ha Ha” into Brew Ha Ha. They describe themselves as "unscripted, uncensored and unbelievably funny!"

The Blacklist Improv Comedy Troupe will have you rolling in the aisles, or grass, with outrageous scenes, crazy games and strange songs.

Our Team

We got you covered! You can count on lots of fantastic beer to taste from local, regional and national brewers—that's what Brew Ha Ha is all about. Take a tour of the American brewing landscape—one ounce at a time from some of the finest brewers including regional, domestic and some International breweries. Brew Ha Ha offers just about every type of beer, porter, ale, lager and more.

Special thanks to our 2013 beer distributors: Dimitri Wine & Spirits, Glazer's Distribution of Iowa, Johnson Brothers of Iowa, Vanguard Distributing and Wolfe Beverage. We couldn't do it without them. Thank you!


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Cheese Tastings Designated Drivers People's Choice Awards

Cheese and beer lovers share a common passion, they both appreciate award-winning taste! A variety of cheeses from Cabot Creamery Cooperative from Vermont will be available for you to sample and enjoy!

Pair your cheese and beer... Such as sampling a Pale Ale pair it with Cabot’s Extra Sharp Cheddar and you will have a magical taste explosion.


Will you be the Designated Driver (DD) for your group? If so, be sure to stop at our DD Tent and get your DD wristband. You'll receive a bag containing small gift items, plus you will have the opportunity to sign up to win larger gifts with drawings held every half hour at the tent. DD's also receive free bottled water. (Please note: Ticket prices for Designated Drivers is the same as general admission.)


Help us crown the 2013 People's Choice Awards for Best Brew! 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards will be given for the best brew. Be sure to vote for your favorite brew by using your ticket stub.

So many choices, how will you decide? We suggest you sample everything.

Voting ends promptly at 4:00pm.

2014 Brew Ha Ha Tickets

Tickets go on sale in July 2014.

Only a limited number of tickets will be sold.

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Event Location

LeClaire Park | 400 West Beiderbecke Drive | Davenport, Iowa

Brew Ha Ha Sponsors

With additional support from:

Blacklist Comedy Troupe | Hawkeye Ice | Iowa American Water | Millennium Waste | Quad City Golf Cars | Sunbelt Rentals

Become a Sponsor or Vendor



By partnering with WQPT–Quad Cities PBS, you align your brand with one of the most trusted sources in the Quad Cities and nationally, studies continue to demonstrate the public trust of PBS. Its a unique opportunity that you garner greater market share and exposure in a way that no other event can truly offer.

Custom fitted to your needs. Whereas we can simply offer you a standard sponsor level, we can also customize a package to fit your unqiue needs. Your company or organization's involvement with WQPT offers an outstanding opportunity to have a positive impact our community while effectively communicating your message through our unique multimedia channels.

Interested in being a sponsor? Simply contact WQPT at 309/764-2400.



Your target audience comes to you at this event, voted one of the top events in the Mississippi Valley region.

Show your products to beer lovers and more? Brew Ha Ha, the largest beer-tasting festival in the Quad Cities celebrates its 15th year in 2014. A crowd of 2,000+ will be in attendance to try some of the best brews in the Midwest and nation-wide.

Brew Ha Ha will give your company exposure to the entire brewing community and those who love craft brewed beer. From the smallest brew pub to the largest brewery, thousands of beer lovers converge for a day of beer sampling. Brew Ha Ha draws a predominately 21–45 year old demographic.

The event is great fun! Interactive booths are very popular and complement the beer booths at the festival.
If you are interested in being a vendor please call WQPT at 309/764-2400.

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