GR{KNOW} | Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer and Food Festival Receives Honorary Mention in Forbes Magazine

  Three cheers for the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer and Food Festival! This highly-anticipated event has been named as one of a dozen ‘Best Fall Wine Festivals in North America You Don’t Want to Miss’ by Forbes travel writer Sandra MacGregor. Learn more about the festival and why it should be added to your list of priority fall activities […]

GR{KNOW} | Exciting Developments at Creston Brewery

If you’re a fan of Creston Brewery you will be excited to learn about all that’s happening at their location. You can already expect great food, a variety of beer selections, a vibrant event space and patio where locals can soak up the warm West Michigan weather. Today, we are sharing a few coming developments to look forward to in […]

The Great Wine & Food Symposium

Travel around the world in one evening! The Great Wine and Food Symposium is your annual winter escape. Red or white? Rosé or Sparkling? By the glass or by the bottle? When it comes to drinking, serving, collecting or cooking with wine, what are the rules? The Great Wine & Food Symposium is your guide to understanding and appreciating the […]

Wax Wings Brewing Co. Tap Event

Join us as we welcome Wax Wings Brewing Company to Grand Rapids for the first time! A new brewery in Kalamazoo, Wax Wings brews a variety of unique beers in small batches. We’ll being pouring 4 of them during this special tap event! Beer list coming soon.

Michigan Medal! Celebrating Award Winning Michigan Beer

Michigan brought home 9 medals from this year’s Great American Beer Festival, and we think that’s cause for celebration! We’re pouring (almost) all MI GABF medal winners so you can try them all under one roof.* Winning Breweries Beer List: GOLD The Mitten Brewing Co. West Coast Swing Amber American-style Amber/Red Ale category SILVER Wolverine State Brewing Co. NZ Pils […]

Bike Night & Platinum Poker Run at CSBrew

Bikes, Brews & Live Music It’s time to cruise the back roads. Grab your easy rider and load up your back warmer. Join us Tuesday nights for the Bike Night & Platinum Poker Run at Cedar Springs Brewing Company One Kick, One Stop Play the world’s shortest poker run and win awesome prizes! Draw your FREE poker hand in the […]

Founders Summer Solstice Tap Takeover

Beat the heat and celebrate the longest day of the year with a BEER (or two)! Join us at Twisted Rooster Grand Rapids for a Summer Solstice Social with our friends from Founders Brewing Co. Founders is taking over our taps with 6 specialty craft beers plus they will have some swag to give away! Try all of these brews […]

Bike Night & Platinum Poker Run at CSBrew

One Kick, One Stop Play the world’s shortest poker run in the CSBrew Parking lot! Draw your FREE poker hand in the sponsor booths 6-8pm for a chance to win a $400 Weber Grill from Rockford Ace Hardware. Present your best hand by 8pm. Bike Night is going to be grilling HOT with live music, cool bikes, and chef Shaun’s […]

10 Michigan & 10 Global Sips Not To Miss at the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer, and Food Festival

Did you know that the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer, and Food Festival isn’t just for wine and beer… From coffee to spirits and even Bloody Mary mixes, this festival has much more than barley pop and crushed grapes. Below we’ve listed the 20 sips you shouldn’t miss at the festival, divided by Michigan made and Global beverages. Check out the […]