Our biggest list to date – in honor of our 20th Annual Michigan Brewers Guild Summer Beer Festival, coming up Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22. Join us and 147 of our member breweries who will be serving up more than 1140 beers over the course of two days! At this time, tickets are […]
The long-awaited line-up of music for this year’s 20th Annual Michigan Brewers Guild Summer Beer Festival is here… FRIDAY Back 40 Stage: 5-7pm — Reefermen 7-9pm — Behind the Times Main Stage: 5-6:30pm — The Tosspints 6:30-7:30pm — DJ Lewis Colon 7:30-9pm — The Native Howl SATURDAY Back 40 Stage: 12:30-2:30pm — Behind the Times […]
The Michigan Brewers Guild has once again designated July as Michigan Craft Beer Month—this year, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the non-profit organization dedicated to representing more than 220 member breweries, microbreweries and brewpubs throughout the state. The Michigan Brewers Guild was formed in 1997 and held its first festival in July 1998. Today, the […]
By Joe O’Connell With the weather warming up in Michigan, it’s time to start getting outside more often. While some of the more die-hard cyclists don’t let winter stop them, the start of warmer weather is when the cycling season begins to kick into high gear. With nearly 1,500 miles of bike trails to explore, […]
Ben Darcie As we all know, Michigan is overflowing with fantastic beer to be explored in every corner of the state. Today we’re going to be exploring the German side of Michigan, from single bottles to breweries who focus on German-style brews. You’re sure to find Germany’s influence all over this fine peninsula, from the […]
By Ashley Dardis You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy these fine Michigan-made, Irish-inspired craft beers – available on draft or bottle/can distribution around the state. Sláinte!
A mixed bag is expected this weekend for the 12th Annual Michigan Brewers Guild Winter Beer Festival, February 24-25 at Fifth Third Ballpark in Comstock Park, just north of downtown Grand Rapids. A warmer Friday and a snowy Saturday should make for interesting weather conditions for Michigan’s original winter craft beer celebration — one of […]
Cheers to a Hoppy Valentine’s Day filled with Michigan Brews! Celebrate this loving holiday with someone to close to you and a Michigan brew that is near and dear to your heart. Try any one of these rich, chocolate, dessert-like, or fruity beers (or one with a sultry, loving or romantic name), and fall in […]
Winter is in full swing the mitten-shaped state of Michigan. It’s the perfect time to hit the slopes or trails and enjoy Michigan’s many winter sports from sledding and snowmobiling to skiing and boarding. While you’re enjoying the snow-filled days, we recommend these Michigan-brewed winter-themed beers.
The Michigan Brewers Guild presented the 2017 Tom Burns Award to Rex Halfpenny, publisher of the Michigan Beer Guide, at its annual conference Thursday night at the Radisson Plaza Hotel in Kalamazoo. This is the 20th Anniversary of the Michigan Beer Guide and the Michigan Brewers Guild. The Tom Burns Award is given to a […]