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    Beer City Brewsader PassportBrewsader passport

    Are you a beer buff? An ale enthusiast? An IPA aficionado? Then you may have what it takes to become a Beer City Brewsader® –  get your passport and earn a collectible t-shirt to wear with true brew pride by visiting area breweries!

    Beer City Brewsader celebrates Grand Rapids’ reign as Beer City USA and America’s Best Beer Town – and recognizes the beer-lovers that continue to champion our craft beer scene as the nation’s finest.

    Become a Beer City Brewsader!

    Brewsader: 

    (n) an advocate, enthusiast and imbiber of great beer, on a neverending quest for the perfect brew

    How does it work?

    Get yourself a Beer City Passport, available at the breweries listed below or the Welcome Center at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. Collect passport stamps from any eight (8) of these 32 breweries and we’ll give you an exclusive Brewsader t-shirt to commemorate your adventures. (You must be at least 21 years old to participate and only one passport per person is permitted.)

    Become an Ultimate Brewsader

    Collect all 32 stamps and you’ll earn an Ultimate Brewsader wallet card, a discount at GrandRapidsStore.com, and access to these perks. Collect your stamps and fill out the survey in the back of the passport, then bring your passport to the Welcome Center at the Grand Rapids Art Museum to receive your wallet card.  Check back often, new perks will be added regularly.

    How do I get my t-shirt?

    Deliver your completed passport to the Welcome Center at the Grand Rapids Art Museum to pick up your t-shirt. Or you can mail the passport to:
    Experience Grand Rapids
    Attn: Brewsaders
    171 Monroe Ave NW, Suite 545
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    We’ll return your souvenir passport along with your free t-shirt!

    How else can I support Beer City?

    Visit all 50+ breweries on the Beer City Ale Trail. Shop for Beer City merchandise at GrandRapidsStore.com. Check out the local Hops for Hope program that benefits the Van Andel Institute. And continue to recommend Grand Rapids craft beer to friends and family!


    Where can I get a Beer City Passport?

    Pick up a passport at any participating brewery, or at the Welcome Center at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. The following breweries are official Beer City Passport participants:

    57 Brewpub and Bistro

    • 1310 W. Washington St.
    • Greenville, MI 48838
    • (616) 712-6226
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    Atwater Brewery - Grand Rapids

    • 201 Michigan St. NW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 649-3020
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    B.O.B.'s Brewery

    • 20 Monroe Ave. NW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 356-2000
      • Local-first
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    Bier Distillery

    • 5295 West River Drive NE
    • Comstock Park, MI 49321
    • (616) 888-9746
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    Brewery Vivant

    • 925 Cherry St. SE
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    • (616) 719-1604
      • Local-first
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    Cedar Springs Brewing Company

    Cellar Brewing Company

    Cranker's Restaurant & Brewery

    Creston Brewery

    • 1504 Plainfield Ave. NE
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    • (616) 805-4523
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    EB Coffee and Pub

    • 8980 N Rogers Court
    • Caledonia, MI 49316
    • (616) 891-7700
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    Elk Brewing - Comstock Park

    Elk Brewing- Grand Rapids

    • 700 Wealthy Street SE
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 238-5227
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    Founders Brewing Company

    • 235 Grandville Ave. SW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 776-2182
      • Local-first
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    Fountain Hill Brewery

    • 151 Fountain St. NE
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 234-3700
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    Grand Rapids Brewing Company

    • 1 Ionia Ave. SW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 458-7000
      • Local-first
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    Gravel Bottom Craft Brewery & Supply Store

    Greyline Brewing Co.

    Harmony Brewing Company - Eastown

    • 1551 Lake Drive SE
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49506
    • (616) 233-0063
      • Local-first
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    Harmony Hall

    • 401 Stocking Ave. NW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    • (616) 233-9186
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    Hideout Brewing

    HopCat

    • 25 Ionia Ave. SW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    • (616) 451-4677
      • Local-first
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    Jaden James Brewery

    • 4665 Broadmoor Ave. SE
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    • (616) 656-4665
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    The Mitten Brewing Company

    • 527 Leonard St. NW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    • (616) 608-5612
      • Local-first
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    New Holland - The Knickerbocker

    • 417 Bridge St. NW
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49504
    • (616) 345-5642
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    Osgood Brewing

    • 4051 Chicago Dr SW
    • Grandville, MI 49418
    • (616) 432-3881
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    Perrin Brewing Company

    • 5910 Comstock Park Dr NW
    • Comstock Park, MI 49321
    • (616) 551-1957
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    Pike 51 Brewery

    • 3768 Chicago Drive
    • Hudsonville, MI 49426
    • (616) 662-4589
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    Railtown Brewing Company

    Rockford Brewing Company

    Schmohz Brewing Company

    • 2600 Patterson S.E.
    • Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    • (616) 949-0860
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    White Flame Brewing Company