Highlights include Cool Brews, Hot Eats., Winter Beer Festival, KBS Week

GRAND RAPIDS, MI (December 15, 2016)- Experience Grand Rapids announces
Beer Month GR: Savor the Craft, February 15-March 15, 2017, a month-long
celebration of Grand Rapid’s exceptional craft breweries. Highlights include Cool
Brews. Hot Eats., the collaborative event that blends craft beer and fantastic food, the
12th Annual Winter Beer Festival, KBS Week and plenty of beer dinners and tap
takeovers at Grand Rapids craft breweries.

To complement Beer Month GR, Experience Grand Rapids works with over 50 area
restaurants and breweries for the Cool Brews. Hot Eats. collaborative event that will
now run from February 15 through March 15, as local chefs and brew masters offer
beer-infused dishes and meals with complementary beer pairings.

Beer Month GR includes the 2017 Winter Beer Festival, February 24 and 25,
featuring more than 100 Michigan breweries and approximately 1,000 different
craft beers. Tickets still available for Friday, February 24th and details can be found
at: Founders Brewing Company will also
celebrate KBS Week during Beer Month GR, with dates and further details to be
announced in January.

Experience Grand Rapids offers the Beer City Brewsader Passport, offering exclusive
deals to Ultimate Brewsaders throughout Beer Month GR. Ultimate Brewsaders are
individuals who have collected every stamp in their passport. Updates can be found

For a schedule of all special events surrounding Beer Month GR, visit

To schedule a Beer City hotel package, visit

Media inquiries can be sent to or 616-560-3627.