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 or download the Beer City Brewsader app (Google Play and Apple stores) and earn a collectible t-shirt to wear with true brew pride by visiting area breweries! Join the BrewsadeTM today. Already a Brewsader? Become an Ultimate Brewsader!
(n) an advocate, enthusiast and imbiber of great beer, on a neverending quest for the perfect brew
(n) The global movement to journey to Grand Rapids, Michigan to become a Beer City Brewsader® by visiting select local breweries.
(v) To join the quest to become a Beer City Brewsader® and earn the t-shirt that serves as the official campaign uniform.
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, or download the Beer City Brewsader app. Check in to collect passport stamps from any eight (8) of these 40+ 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.)
How do I get my t-shirt?
Brewsader App Users:
After checking in to 8 breweries, a survey will pop up on the app screen, or you can click on the word "Brewsader" under Current Level on your screen. Follow the instructions to pick up your t-shirt at the Grand Rapids Art Museum or we will mail your shirt to you,
Paper Passport Users:
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
171 Monroe Ave NW, Suite 545
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
We’ll return your souvenir passport along with your free t-shirt!
How can I transfer paper stamps into the app?
Once you download the app, find the brewery that you obtained a stamp at and click "Check In". Select the Image Check In option. Take a photo of your passport stamp and it will be submitted to us for approval. Once approved, the check in will count towards your Brewsader journey. The approval can take 3-4 business days, so be sure to submit prior to your next Brewsader outing!
Become an Ultimate Brewsader
Collect 40+ stamps and you’ll earn an Ultimate Brewsader wallet card, a discount at GrandRapidsStore.com, and access to these perks.
Brewsader App Users: After you check in to the final brewery, a survey will appear on your screen in the app. Follow the instructions and you can visit the Welcome Center at GRAM to pick up your wallet card, or we can mail it to you.
Check back often, new perks will be added regularly.
The following breweries are official Beer City Passport participants. You can pick up a passport at any participating brewery, or at the Welcome Center at the Grand Rapids Art Museum....or, you can download the Beer City Brewsader app!