“A Safe Place to Drink Your Beer” Iowa. Iowa is consistently named one of the safest states to live, and why not? Who wants to cause problems and be violent when you have a plethora of craft beer to choose from? Benefiting from the running waters of the Mississippi on the east, and the Missouri and Big Sioux on the west, Iowa is a prime location to create some of the cleanest, and purest tasting beer in the country. And folks in Iowa know how to celebrate their craftiness. Endless beer festivals and events populate Iowa from river to river. We capture them all here for you. Join the Iowa Craft Beer Community today and never miss another event or festival ever again.