Cocktail Week Grand Rapids
November 9-20, 2016
Sip local! Join the fun as Michigan’s creative beverage capital celebrates the art of the craft cocktail. Get into the spirits with:
Pair and Share. Get 2 Michigan cocktails + a shared-plate appetizer for $25 or less at participating bars and restaurants.
Daring Duos Dinners. Dine at local eateries pairing handcrafted distilled spirits with scrumptious local dishes.
Enticing Extras. Developed in collaboration with the Grand Rapids Cocktail Guild, stay tuned for a full schedule of cocktail events.
Ideas for the Cocktail Lover!
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Are you interested in Cocktail Week GR? Contact Kate Herron at KHerron
@ExperienceGR.com for more information!