The Food Issue: We all have to eat, so we might as well enjoy what’s on our plate and all that comes along with it. In our third annual Food Issue, we take a look at the recent gluten-free rise and how restaurants accommodate it. We also check in on some local farmers market updates, talk to a “Top Chef” and take a look at the food incubators that help entrepreneurs get their ideas out of the kitchen and into the market.
Also: Romeo and Juliet, Aziz Ansari, The Moth Mainstage, Willie Nelson, and The Dillinger Escape Plan.
Founders, a cornerstone of the West Michigan microbrewery scene. has witnessed its growth explode since setting up shop at the Brassworks Building in 2007. See it now. Read more
Erik Griffin has taken advantage of his mixed cultural background, honing his comedy into an edgy, funny routine where nothing is off limits. He will appear at Dr. Grins. Read more
John Sinkevics provides a run down of this month's top concerts (with both local and touring acts) in addition to spinning new albums from The B-Sides and Flashing Blue Lights. Read more
Kalamazoo Art Hop is amongst this month's art events. One of the longest-running gallery hops is celebrating its 16th year. It is held on the first Friday of each month. Read more