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Craft Beer Experiences Double Digit Growth

For the 3rd year in a row, Craft Beer in the U.S. boasts double digit growth! Sales dollars increased 16% in 2007, while craft beer volume increased 12%, surpassing the 8 million barrel mark! While other segments of the alcohol industry have shown minimal growth, craft beer continues to flourish. For the complete story, and […]

Winter Beer Festival SOLD OUT!

Please disregard the previous post that said tickets would be available on-line until midnight, but due to EXTREMELY high ticket sales, we have cut off on-line ticket sales! There is a slim chance that there will be very few tickets available at the gate in the morning but your best bet to get a ticket […]

On-line Ticket Purchases

You can still purchase Winter Festival tickets on-line until midnight Friday night. The link will take you right to the ticket website. You can print your own tickets after buying them which will prevent you from having to pick them up at Will Call. Ticket sales have been really strong and they are going fast! […]

Sign-up to be an Enthusiast Member

If you are not an Enthusiast Member of the Brewers Guild yet, but would like to get into the Winter Beer Festival an hour early, head to the Hopcat in Grand Rapids this Friday evening. There will be a table set-up where you can join the Guild and show your support for Michigan Beer! This […]

Winter Festival Program

A pdf version of the Winter Beer Festival Program is now available to download. Visit our website or click on the link for a quick and easy preview of what to expect on Saturday. The weather forecast is looking great! Well, great for Michigan in February.

Winter Festival Entertainment

Headlining the live entertainment at the Winter Beer Festival will be Dutch Henry, a West Michigan band playing a variety of rock, pop and americana for your enjoyment. We will also feature two solo entertainers; Drew Nelson and Morgan Ingle There will be an ice sculptor again this year as well.

Winter Festival Hotels

Here are some hotel options for the Winter Beer Festival: Radisson Riverfront – just south of the ballpark off 131 $79 when you mention the Michigan Brewers Guild Call 616 363 9001 Days Hotel – downtown Grand Rapids on Pearl St. $79 when you mention the Michigan Brewers Guild Call 616 235 7611 Hilton Grand […]

Breweries at the Winter Festival

The Beer List is complete! I’m getting thirsty just thinking about it. To answer a few questions that have come up, advance tickets are available at several brewery and retail outlets, as well as on our website. The $35 admission price includes (12) 3oz. samples, live entertainment, and the fun of being at a beer […]

Winter Festival Ticket Outlets

Tickets for the 3rd Annual Winter Beer Festival are available at participating member breweries and select retail outlets. Brewery members selling tickets include: New Holland Brewing Co. Rochester Mills Beer Co. Grizzly Peak Founders Brewing Co. Walldorff Brewpub Kuhnhenn Brewing Co. Arcadia Brewing Co. Sherwood Brewing Co. The Livery Dark Horse Brewing Co. Arbor Brewing […]

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