Root Cellar

The Root Cellar


Peace Tree Brewing Company in downtown Knoxville now offers a private event space with a separate entrance east of our original taproom. The Root Cellar is great for parties, reunions, business meetings and more!

We can accommodate groups of up to 80 guests for events ranging from business meetings and socials to evening celebrations of all kinds. Great for birthdays, family or school reunions, graduations, wedding rehearsal dinners and more!


107 W Main Street
Knoxville, Iowa

The Details

Included Amenities

Use of the Root Cellar includes:
Use of kitchenette
One event coordinator/bartender for each event
Minimum of 2 hour rental
$100 refundable deposit is due at time of reservation for all events
Cleanup taken care of by staff

Event rates and options


Up to 40 people
$75 per hour (+ gratuity)
Second bartender required for events over 20 people with bar service $15 per hour


Over 40 people
$100 per hour (+ gratuity)
Two additional bartenders required for events with bar service – $25 per hour


Up to 80 people
$1100 for full evening (includes gratuity)
Three bartenders included
Four 1/6 barrel kegs of beer or soda included

Additional Options

Bar service options
Pay as you go bar service–4 varieties of beer on tap, standard taproom prices apply and can be hosted or paid individually by attendees. We can also offer a pre-set bar tab or do a pre-set number of tickets per event.
Pre-paid keg–up to 4 varieties on tap. Keg pricing available upon request
Wine–We can offer a selection of Iowa wines by the bottle or other options by the glass. Corkage fee $10 if you want to supply something special

Linen service–Rental available for napkins or specialty cloths

Brewery Tours–Guided by one of our experienced staff to learn about the history of Peace Tree and the brewing process – $15

Catering can be arranged by us or by you. Ask for our list of trusted vendors

Live music: We have a large contact list of musicians. Let us know if we can connect you with one of our favorite artists to add a special touch to your event

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Peace Tree Brewing Company
107 W Main Street
Knoxville, Iowa 50138