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.
Art & Culture
Founders celebrates the art of music by hosting regional and national bands two nights a week and encouraging local artists with an open mic night.
Founders features live music on Thursdays and Saturdays, and open mic on Tuesdays. The annual Founders Fest (June) is a celebration of beer and music.
Founders is an active supporter of the Brewers for Clean Water initiative, the Grand Rapids Whitewater Restoration Project and the Grand Rapids biodigester project.
Craft Beer & Beverages
Founders is consistently ranked one of the world’s top breweries, holds several spots in the top 100 beers of the world list and has won six World Beer Cup medals.
Founders is home to the city’s largest outdoor beer garden, which includes a bar and plentiful seating for enjoying great food and award-winning beers.
The brewery that kick-started Grand Rapids’ evolution into Beer City has become a destination for beer lovers from around the world.