If it has to do with funny...you will find it at LaughFest - a 10-day festival March 5-15, 2015! ...more
Lonely Planet named Grand Rapids and the Lake Michigan Gold Coast the #1 place to visit in 2014! ...more
Part arts festival, part social experiment - decided solely on a public vote. Sept 23 - Oct 11, 2015 . ...more
Grab your friends, sisters, mother or daughter and escape for a girls-only weekend in Grand Rapids! ...more
Experience Grand Rapids where guys can be guys. Enjoy beer and the great outdoors! ...more
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Grand Rapids was named Beer City USA in 2012 and 2013, thanks to our booming craft brewery industry. You can raise a pint of local beer in a variety of diverse environments around town.
Grand Rapids is the perfect starting point for the area's beer tour. Walk your way around the downtown breweries, Founder's Brewing, HopCat, Grand Rapids Brewing Company and The B.O.B. or use our printable tour map of all the area breweries. Just remember to have a designated driver and drink responsibly!
Check out all the local Grand Rapids area breweries:
A stylish lounge & nightclub located on the lower level of the B.O.B. A microbrewery, featuring our own micro-brewed beer, live entertainment on weekends, billiards, games and traditional pub fare. MORE >>
Want to experience Grand Rapids and all of the award winning breweries, without the hassle of parking, walking long distances, or needing a designated driver? Ride the Runner! We'll pick you up at one of our stops and take you to any brewery on the route. You're in control- you pick where you want to go, in what order, and how long you want to stay. Runs Fridays and Saturdays. MORE >>
Delicious handcrafted beers inspired by the countryside of Belgium and France, and a made from scratch menu to match - all housed in an old chapel from the early 1900's. We've quickly become a local favorite, and are excited to share our passion of beer and food with you through our interpretation of the traditional and artistic approaches of the great breweries of Belgium and Northern France. Our food is made to pair with beer, while staying casual and approachable to anyone. Come on in! MORE >>
Enjoy one of our world-class beers, produced on-site, alongside a handcrafted sandwich in our taproom - a spacious beer hall where, on most nights, you can experience some killer live music. MORE >>
Grand Rapids Beer Tours offers a unique way to visit various craft breweries. They offer a safe ride to and from different breweries in the West Michigan area in a 15-passenger tour van. On the tours, learn about the variety of beer stylings and about the history of beer in and out of Grand Rapids. Every public tour will include a behind the scenes brewery tour for your chance to see where the beer is created and learn about the beer making process. Every public tour includes beer samples! MORE >>