March 4 event features Irish beer theme

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KALAMAZOO — Kalamazoo Irish Fest is kicking off the month of March by partnering with West Michigan Beer Tours for an Irish beer-themed brewery tour on Saturday, March 4.

Featured breweries will be Final Gravity Brewing Company, Paw Paw Brewing Company, and Tibbs Brewing Company, with each offering Irish beers. Old Dog Tavern, the site of the 17th Annual Irish Fest on June 23-24, will serve as the landing spot.


Tour participants receive bus transportation between stops, samples or a pint at each of the three breweries, a logo pint glass from Paw Paw Brewing Company, one ticket in our gift basket raffle, half off one day’s entry to this year’s Irish Fest, and complimentary water and snacks during the tour.

Whiskey Before Breakfast will be providing entertainment at Old Dog at the conclusion of the tour, when the raffle drawing will be held.

Tickets are $79 each. Find detailed schedule and purchase information here.