Beer Festivals (392)
Monday, February 20, 2017
Raise a Pint to Freedom Toast Small and Independent Brewers During American Craft Beer Week® — May 15-21, 2017—Written by Paul Starr
For the twelfth consecutive year, the Brewers Association has declared American Craft Beer Week (ACBW), a nationwide celebration of the small and independent craft brewers that make America’s beer culture so exceptional. The weeklong celebration provides a platform for craft brewers and beer lovers to celebrate craft beer. From May 15-21, brewers across all 50 states will hold events including exclusive brewery tours, special craft beer releases, food and beer pairings, tap takeovers and more.
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 Written by David Bardallis
It’s no secret that Arbor Brewing’s founders Matt and Rene Greff came out of Michigan’s thriving homebrewing scene. And today, with more than two decades in the commercial brewing industry, they still pay homage to their roots with Rat Fest, an annual event featuring dozens of beers created by area homebrewing clubs.
Friday, January 13, 2017
Michigan Brewers Guild Presents 2017 Tom Burns Award to Rex Halfpenny – Publisher of Michigan Beer GuideWritten by Paul Starr
Friday, January 13, 2017 Written by Paul Starr
January normally may be a hibernation month in Michigan, but it’s anything but that in Ludington as it hosts the Pure Ludington BrrrewFest Michigan craft beer festival for its third year, Jan. 28 in downtown Ludington.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Written by Paul Starr
The 2017 Art & Craft BeerFest will be held on Friday, January 27th from 6pm to 10pm (5pm for VIP) and Saturday, January 28th from 5pm to 10pm (4pm for VIP). The Festival will be kicked off with a ceremonial firkin tapping on January 27th at 5pm.
Wednesday, November 09, 2016
Sample Regional & Global Fare at the 9th Annual Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food FestivalWritten by Paul Starr
More than 18,000 people are expected to enjoy a vast menu of food and beverage at the 9th Annual Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival coming up at DeVos Place in downtown Grand Rapids.
Monday, October 17, 2016 Written by Dan VanderKooi
The 8th Annual Detroit Fall Beer Festival is the fourth and final beer festival this year from the Michigan Brewers Guild following last month’s U.P. Fall Beer Festival located at Marquette’s Lower Harbor. The Detroit Fall Festival is held at the year-round Eastern Market with hours from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, October 21st and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m on Saturday October 22nd. The festival will feature over 700 beers from 80 different breweries.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Written by Paul Starr
As the Michigan Brewers Guild looks toward its 20th Anniversary in 2017, it continues to expand its programming and outreach around the state, and beyond. With that, the Guild has announced a new seasonal magazine geared directly toward its 2,000 or so current Enthusiast Members called MiBrew. The inaugural issue will be published in November, 2016 and is being published by VP Demand Creation Services out of Traverse City.
Saturday, October 08, 2016
Michigan Breweries Collect 10 Medals at Great American Beer Festival Competition Today in Denver, ColoradoWritten by Paul Starr
Ten (10) brewery members of the Michigan Brewers Guild were awarded medals today (Saturday, October 8, 2016) at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) Competition, in Denver, Colorado—the largest commercial beer competition in the world and a symbol of brewing excellence, presented by the Brewers Association.