‘Sip and stroll’ while you shop at Horrocks

Written by Joe Boomgaard | Wednesday, 24 September 2014 10:18 |

 A growing store in Lansing aims to spice up the typically mundane grocery shopping experience. Starting in July, Horrocks Farm Market opened an in-store tavern with 30 taps of craft beers for patrons to consume while strolling the aisles.

HopCat Expands By Doing Its Own Thing

Written by Nick Manes | Wednesday, 24 September 2014 10:15 |

After a career in finance, Mark Sellers was semi-retired when he decided to open a bar that was the type of place he wanted to hang out at. And just like that, in 2008, downtown Grand Rapids’ HopCat was born.

Fall and Winter 2014/2015 Beer Events

Written by Lindsey Wylie-Gruen | Wednesday, 24 September 2014 09:57 |

Keep your fall and winter busy with these events, perfect for craft beer fans.

Soaking In It

Written by Missy Black | Wednesday, 24 September 2014 09:50 |

Don’t just drink it, dude. Experience Beer City, USA at the Amway Grand Plaza Spa & Salon with beer-inspired services that will entice the guys to sign up for some pampering, too.

Nathan Hukill wants to keep the “micro” in microbrewery. But judging by the quality of the products he’s making, his Bitter Old Fecker Rustic Ales LLC in Chelsea is going to have to resist a considerable push to scale up production to meet demand.

Biggums' Beer Fest Born Out of Sold-Out BeerFest

Written by Missy Black | Tuesday, 23 September 2014 16:13 |

Not being able to get tickets to the annual Winter Beer Festival in Grand Rapids can wound a person to their core. But it’s nothing a snow blower, some friends and the construction of a giant snow beer cooler can’t fix.

September Microbrews: Elk Brewing

Written by Ben Darcie | Monday, 25 August 2014 13:47 |

After a long journey, Elk Brewing has finally opened its doors to thirsty beer lovers in Grand Rapids. To owner and headbrewer Eric Karns, the road to open was a trying one that took three years, but it only made the opening and the following success sweeter.

August Microbrews: Cranker's Coney Island

Written by Ben Darcie | Friday, 25 July 2014 15:24 |

After the success of the original Cranker's Coney Island in Big Rapids, Jim Crank Sr. pursued a second location in Mt. Pleasant. He called on his son, Jim Crank Jr., to return to Big Rapids from Massachusetts, where he was playing Hockey for Umass, to take up the family business.

Grand Rapids Summer Beer Fest rescheduled for Sept. 13

Written by Alex Connolly | Wednesday, 09 July 2014 11:42 |

Put down your brews and listen up, Grand Rapidians: the Grand Rapids Summer Beer Fest has been rescheduled from its previous when and where. Due to some unforeseen circumstances, the festival will now be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Heartside Park from 2-6 p.m. Tickets are still available, and if you already bought some, don’t worry: all previously purchased tickets will be honored at the festival.

Beer City Coaster Contest Raises a Glass to Coaster Art

Written by Alex Connolly | Wednesday, 02 July 2014 10:37 |

When enjoying beer, it’s easy to forget about the more aesthetic side of the craft beer experience: the coaster. Kind of like the album art to the beer’s music, we often fail to notice the work that goes into the design of those coasters as we enjoy our beer. Thanks to a new contest brought to us by the good people at Experience Grand Rapids, SpringHill Suites North, plus a slew of local GR breweries and bars, that might change.

Page 9 of 13

© 2017 Revue and Revue Holding Company

Join Our Newsletter!

Event Calendar

Breaking News

Read Revue's latest issue here!