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We take pride in brewing award-winning craft beer and creating thoughtfully prepared food, both delivered by a warm and knowledgeable staff. Our Iowa City and Solon locations offer unique experiences in eclectic and uniquely designed spaces. Our teams, our guests, and our community are the heart of Big Grove Brewery. We live what we love, and we love what we do. Big Grove Brewery is your brewery, and we look forward to seeing you soon. Cheers!

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16th Annual Virtual Courage Ride For Sarcoma Cancer

16th Annual Virtual Courage Ride For Sarcoma Cancer

Saturday August 1st, 2020, 6:00AM - Friday August 14th, 2020, 7:00PM


16th Annual Virtual Courage Ride
For Sarcoma Cancer Research
University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center Sarcoma Research Program
August 1-15, 2020

Courage Ride is an annual bike ride honoring the life of Seth Bailey, a courageous young man who died at age 25 from sarcoma cancer in 2003. His parents, Jackie and Tom Bailey partnered with Bicyclists of Iowa City (BIC) to create a ride that all levels of cyclists can enjoy! All proceeds from the Courage Ride go to the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center Sarcoma Research Program. Since the first ride in 2005, Courage Ride has raised over $610,000 for sarcoma cancer research. To date, Courage Ride proceeds have seeded numerous sarcoma cancer research grants. Many of those grants have evolved into promising, larger scale research studies. This newfound momentum in the Sarcoma Research Program has created a lot of enthusiasm among researchers, investigators, doctors and cancer care providers at the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. The results are leading to new advancements, new partnerships and attracting some of the best research talent in the nation. Patient lives are being made better as a result of these research studies and the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center is gaining worldwide recognition for its expertise in advancing sarcoma research.

• 16th Annual Ride (going virtual due to COVID-19)
• Location: Anywhere you want to ride!
• Courage Ride jerseys available to order
• A VIRTUAL silent auction featuring items from area businesses, organizations and craftsmen will be on August 12th
• Children 12 & under are free.
• New "Virtual Rider" Registration $25
• Visit for more details, registration information or to make a donation.

Join us for this fun event and help us "Fight Sarcoma Cancer. Together."

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Fly Fishing Film Tour- Iowa City

Fly Fishing Film Tour- Iowa City

Sunday August 23rd, 2020, 2:00PM - Sunday August 23rd, 2020, 4:00PM

Big Grove Brewery1225 S Gilbert StIowa City, IA52240 Map Hello everyone- In ...

Hello everyone-

In an effort to make sure we do what is best for everyone in the midst of this health crisis, we are postponing the Fly Fishing Film Tour/Big Grove event. We've worked with Big Grove to find a new date, Sunday, August 23rd.

We will re-open the ticket window at some point down the road and have contacted ticket holders.

We want to thank Big Grove Brewery for hosting this and working with us on the reschedule. We're hoping that by late August we'll all be in a place to enjoy some time together watching some awesome films and enjoying good food and beer at Big Grove.

Thank you and stay safe.


Come and join us at Big Grove Brewery in Iowa City for the Fly Fishing Film Tour! This has been a sellout event the past two years and for a good reason: GREAT beer, GREAT food, camrarderie with friends and other anglers, and AMAZING films! All of that plus some great door prizes from national sponsors Costa, Simms, YETI, Scientific Anglers, and Oskar Blues!

Fly Fishing Film Tour- Iowa City is brought to you by @finfeather Big Grove Brewery, and the Driftless Flyathlon. Portions of the proceeds goes to coldwater conservation projects in Iowa!

Doors open at 1 pm and show starts at 2!

Tickets are $15 online and $20 at the door. PLEASE NOTE very limited $20 tickets (if any) will be available due to seating constraints. This has sold out the past two years!

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