The gold medal winner at the 2006 World Beer is one of the most in-demand beers in the Midwest. Each year, Goose Island releases Bourbon County and a few variations on the stout.
Guests will have the opportunity to visit three of the lakeshore region’s newest breweries including Tapistry Brewing Co., Cultivate Brewing Co., which opened in July, and Arclight Brewing Co.
Tour participants will receive either samples or a pint at each stop and the opportunity to meet with the staff and tour the facilities. Tickets start at $59.
The Hilton Garden Inn is offering a special rate for guests of the tour and is conveniently located of I-94 at exit 29.
To book a room or for more details, please call 269.926.5000, ext. 4605. The tour will include the optional pickup and drop-off for Hilton Garden Inn guests.
- Optional pickup for hotel guests: Hilton Garden Inn, St. Joseph, 10:30 a.m.
- Origination/registration:Buck Burgers & Brew, Goose Island Bourbon County flight, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
- Stop 1:Tapistry Brewing Co., samples and meet-and-greet, 1-2 p.m.
- Stop 2: Cultivate Brewing Co., samples and tour, 2:20-3:20 p.m.
- Stop 3: Arclight Brewing Co., samples and tour, 4-5 p.m.
- Termination:Buck Burgers & Brew, 5:30 p.m.
- Optional drop-off for hotel guests:Hilton Garden Inn, St. Joseph, 6 p.m.
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About West Michigan Beer Tours:
West Michigan Beer Tours was founded by John Liberty and Aric Faber in 2013. The company offers public and private guided tours to the many breweries in one of the best craft beer regions in the world. We specialize in private tours for corporations, organizations, associations, conferences or a group of friends or family members. Our tours visit the area’s breweries, as well as craft beer friendly bars, restaurants and events. Utilizing our connections in the industry, we provide a fun, informative and responsible way to enjoy The Great Beer State. You can read more about us at westmichiganbeertours.com.
About St. Joseph Today:
St. Joseph Today is a 501(c)(3) membership-based organization dedicated to developing and promoting events and businesses in St. Joseph, Mich. and its surrounding communities. For more information about upcoming events, visit stjoetoday.com or facebook.com/stjoetoday.