November Microbrews: Gravel Bottom Brewery; Vander Mill Cider

Written by Ben Darcie | Monday, 21 October 2013 11:54 |

In our West Michigan brewery scene, we've just about seen it all. And if there's one thing you need when opening a new brewery in this climate, it's a niche; something to help you stand out and separate yourself from the other breweries — and Gravel Bottom (418 Ada Dr., Ada) has done just that.

Lecture Best Bet: Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Written by Lindsay Patton | Monday, 21 October 2013 11:50 |

Quick. Name a popular 21st century astrophysicist. Chances are you can only think of one: Neil deGrasse Tyson. The quick-witted Tyson joins the ranks of Bill Nye and Carl Sagan for making science downright cool.

Metal Best Bet: Megadeth

Written by Joe Boomgaard | Monday, 21 October 2013 11:46 |

Being a Megadeth fan can be a true exercise in frustration. People either love or hate guitarist Dave Mustaine, the band's founder and creative force. He's a gifted guitarist and a cunning lyricist who's proven time and again to have the chops to create great albums and some of the best compositions of the metal genre.

Blues Best Bet: Jonny Lang

Written by Emma Kat Richardson | Monday, 21 October 2013 11:40 |

As a notable blues guitarist and singer with an endless capacity for making knees weak and hearts flutter, Lang was always a bit of an anomaly among a sea of prefab pop stars and grungy snarls.

Rock Best Bet: GWAR

Written by Emma Kat Richardson | Monday, 21 October 2013 11:35 |

These days, a good nu-metal throwback isn't so hard to find – usually, they're playing live in some far-flung dive bar, located in West Jesus-ville, Any State USA. Much harder to pin down is said nu-metal band rocking an awesome cover... of Billy Ocean.

Comedy Best Bet: Gabriel Iglesias

Written by Emma Kat Richardson | Monday, 21 October 2013 11:28 |

Ladies, get your grooming brushes, petting fingers and chicken wings ready. That's right, the fluffy guy is back in action, and he's ready to be... well, see above. The jokester/fluff-ster in question here is Gabriel Iglesias.

Look Your Biggest Bar Night Best

Written by Missy Black | Monday, 21 October 2013 10:59 |

The biggest bar night of the year means meeting up with old school chums and revisiting some heavy awkward memories. With a stiff drink and a killer outfit you can erase braces, bad skin and botched perms.

Grand Haven Nurtures Collaboration for Artists

Written by Kerri VanderHoff | Monday, 21 October 2013 10:51 |

The picturesque lakeside town of Grand Haven doesn't have an official art museum, but that may be what adds to the unique mix as an emerging area for fine art appreciation.

Kidding Around: Pixar In Concert; Santa's Workshop; WMCAT Teen Art Exhibition

Written by Missy Black | Monday, 21 October 2013 10:32 |

Days and nights filled with art and music. What more could a child want? Oh, some early holiday festivities with good old Santa. It's never too soon to start sucking up...

After-Bar Food

Written by Ae Hee Lee Kim and Shelby Pendowski | Monday, 21 October 2013 10:18 |

A long night out doesn't truly commence until food is involved. The biggest problem, however? Finding a place that's open past midnight. Here is a guide to some locales where you can go to soak up some of that alcohol.

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