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Winter Beer Fest ’18: Flooded, but Not Washed Up

By  •  March 5, 2018

The Michigan Brewers Guild ’s Winter Beer Fest was (understandably) pushed back one week due to local flooding of the Grand River. With knee-jerk reactions on social media, and many…
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Winter Microbrew Fest Returns for Seventh Year

By  •  February 16, 2016

Negative wind chills and endless amounts of snow couldn’t keep thousands from attending the seventh annual Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival on Saturday.

Each year, the winter …
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Fire puts Winter Beer Fest location in question (UPDATE: Guild confirms no change in location)

By  •  January 3, 2014

UPDATE: West Michigan Whitecaps officials have stated they plan to be ready to host this year’s Winter Beer Festival. Michigan Brewers Guild Executive Director Scott Graham has also released the…
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From Behind the Table: Working the MBG Winter Beer Fest

By  •  March 3, 2017

Before I worked in the craft industry, I was a beer festival attendee. My perspective only stretched as far as to see the glorious, seemingly never-ending flow of beer from …
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Winter Beer Fest: 11 years of craft camaraderie

By  •  February 27, 2016

There’s something about having over 1,000 of the most cared for craft beers at your mitten-covered fingertips that makes standing outside in winter weather simply worth it. For the Michigan …
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Winter Brings Outdoor Curling to Stormcloud Brewing Company

By  •  January 17, 2018

FRANKFORT, Mich -­- The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics begin this February but patrons at Stormcloud Brewing Company are already enjoying the thrill of one cold weather, Olympic event – the…
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Winter Microbrew Fest provides “cultural medicine” to Northerners

By  •  February 10, 2015

During a time of year when the skies are grey and the temperatures are sub-zero, the Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival provides the reprieve so many need. The …
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Long lines, lots of beer, cold weather? A perfect Winter Beer Fest

By  •  February 24, 2014

GRAND RAPIDS — The 2014 Winter Beer Fest, as always, was packed. By now, you all know the numbers. 89 breweries, 768 beers and a miraculous amount of portable toilets…
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