Thursday, June 06, 2013

2nd Annual Lansing Beer Week is from June 21st to June 29th

Written by  Paul Starr
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2nd Annual Lansing Beer Week is from June 21st to June 29th

The second annual Lansing Beer Week will take place from June 21 to June 29, 2013. This weeklong celebration will feature Michigan craft beer themed events throughout the greater Lansing area. The goal of Lansing Beer Week is to raise awareness of the Michigan craft beer industry while promoting patronage to local establishments and stimulating the greater Lansing area’s retail economy and Michigan made products.
Lansing Beer Week was established by “I’m a Beer Hound” founder, Paul Starr and “Motor City Brew Tours” founder, Steve Johnson. Planned events include an auto history themed bike & brew tour, retail store beer tasting, women of craft beer event, beer and bacon pairing and downtown bar crawl. Lansing Beer Week concludes with Lansing Beer Fest in the Reo Town area of downtown Lansing on Saturday June 29th. Lansing BeerFest is an outdoor beer festival on Washington Avenue that will feature 12 Michigan Breweries and 30+ craft beers. A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Reo Town Community Association. All of these events will feature Michigan made beers.

Schedule of Events – June 21rd - 29th:
  • June 23 - Sunday: Auto History – Bike & Brew Tour – Reo Town Pub  
  • June 24 - Monday: Retail Store Beer Sampling Day – Various locations 
  • June 24 - Monday: Women of Craft Beer Event – Midtown Beer Company
  • June 25 - Tuesday: Beer & Bacon Pairing – Reno’s East
  • June 26 - Wednesday: Bar tap events – Various locations
  • June 27 - Thursday: Craft Beer Bar Crawl – Downtown Lansing
  • June 28 - Friday: Special Beer Releases at all Lansing area breweries
  • June 29 - Saturday: Lansing Beer Fest – Reo Town – Lansing

Learn more about all of the Lansing Beer Week events at:

About “I’m A Beer Hound”

I'm a Beer Hound is a Michigan Beer News Website, Membership card and App.

Find us online: or

About “Motor City Brew Tours”

Guided Bus, Bike & Walking tours to Michigan Breweries. 

Find us online: http://MotorCityBrewTours or

Paul Starr

Paul Starr

Paul Starr is the creator of the I'm a Beer Hound and one of the organizer and the driving force behind Art & Craft Beerfest, Lansing Beer Fest, Beerfest at the Ballpark Spring & Fall. When he's not working on Beer Hound he's probably watching the Lions, Tigers or Red Wings. Being a recent new Dad of twins, he doesn't have much extra time these days for mischief.