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What's On Tap: October 3-9

Brewpub Events

Brewery Vivant

Weekly Pub Events

Thursday Boot and Stein Night. Personal steins filled for $5/liter for mainstay beers.
Sunday Smokehouse Sundays. Classic BBQ fare, noon-9 p.m.

This weekend:

Wood-Aged Beer Festival, Saturday, October 5

 

Founders

Matuto, Thursday, October 3, FREE
Deal's Gone Bad, Saturday, October 5, $5

 

Grand Rapids Brewing Company

Weekly Pub Events

Monday Mug Club Night. Mug clubbers get $2 off their beer and 1/2 off handhelds.
Tuesday Local Night. Anyone living in Grand Rapids or surrounding areas receives $2 drafts from 6 p.m. to close.

This weekend

GRBC Unplugged with Ghost Heart

 

The Hideout Brewing Company

Weekly Pub Events

Wednesday Open Mic Night, 8 p.m.-midnight
Thursday Live Trivia, 1st round at 8 p.m., 2nd round at 9 p.m.
Saturday Chess, 1-3 p.m.

 

Mitten Brewing Co.

Weekly Pub Events

Wednesday Team Trivia, 7:30-9:30 p.m. 

Specials

"Pablo Piqueso" ArtPies for ArtPrize pizza special
Pierogi Calzones for Pulaski Days

 

Schmohz Brewery

Weekly Pub Events

Monday Member Night, $3 pints for members*, 2-10 p.m. 
Tuesday Growl-n-Gulp, $1.25 pint with a growler fill, 2-10 p.m.
Wednesday Brewer's Choice (Uncle's Monkey), $3 pints*, 2 p.m.-midnight 
Thursday $11 pitchers, $16 premiums, 2 p.m.-midnight
Friday 50 cents off, noon-3 p.m.
Saturday Schmohz Gear Day and Root Beer Floats, noon-midnight

*Premium Drafts are slightly higher in price

THE FEED

Welcome in stout season at your local breweries. Check out the lists of drafts and taproom events to get an idea of where to go during the next week.

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Brewery Vivant

  • Farmhand, rustic farmhouse style ale
  • Triomphe, Belgian IPA
  • Big Red Coq, Belgian Red ale with Citra hops
  • Sgt. Peppercorn, Belgian Rye dry spiced with green peppercorns
  • BlackHand, Black session ale
  • Perdition, Black Belgian Style Ale
  • Over The Line, Smokey Ale
  • Zaison, Imperial Saison witn Tellicherry black peppercorn & orange peel
  • Trebuchet, Belgian Double IPA
  • Wood Aged Beer: Love Shadow - Barrel-aged Plowhorse (Imperial Stout)

Founders Brewing Company

  • Pale Ale
  • Centennial IPA
  • Dirty Bastard, Scotch Style Ale
  • Red's Rye PA - Draft
  • Porter
  • All Day IPA
  • Solid Gold, Extra Pale Ale
  • Pale Ale - Nitro
  • Cream of the Rock Milk Stout - Nitro
  • Inspired Artist Black IPA
  • Honey Wheat
  • Double Trouble, Imperial IPA
  • Rubaeus, Pure Raspberry Ale
  • Breakfast Stout
  • Mango Magnifico con Calor
  • Barrel-Aged Main Guy Mango

Harmony Brewing Company

  • Black Squrrel, Smoked Porter 
  • Brownson, American Brown Ale 
  • Crossroads, Rye PA
  • Fiddlestix, IPA 
  • Golden Lion Tamarin, Mild Pale Ale 
  • Grand Daddy Rapids, Cream Ale 
  • Grand Pumpkin-Pumpkin Ale made with Chai Tea 
  • Hi Five Peppercorn N' Peppermint Ale
  • Jackson's Joy, Fall Festival Ale 

The Hideout Brewing Company

  • Cement Shoe Stout
  • Gangster IPA 
  • Hired Gun Red
  • Smuggler's Hazelnut Stout (CO2 & Nitro) 
  • Aviator Pale Ale 
  • 9am Hazelnut IPA 
  • Silky Smooth Creme Ale
  • Fresh Pepper Red Ale 
  • 18th Amendment Gluten Free Ale 
  • Peanut Butter Cup Milk Stout
  • Caramel Lager (Nitro) 
  • Helles Yeah Bock
  • Hoppy Helles Yeah Bock
  • Hot Bock
  • Torpedo Lager
  • Mango Pale Ale 
  • Coconut Almond Brown (Nitro)
  • Strawberry Brown
  • Harvest Ale
  • Blueberry IPA
  • Oktoberfest
  • Chocolate Pretzel Milk Porter
  • Enforcer Strong Ale
  • Batch 600 Vanilla Bourbon Barrel Belgian Tripel
  • Batch 600 Belgian Tripel
  • Belgian Quad

Mitten Brewing Company

  • Country Strong IPA
  • Triple Crown Brown
  • Peanuts and Crackerjack Porter
  • Scottish Ale
  • "The Stretch" Cream Ale
  • Imperial Rye
  • Vanilla Milk Stout
  • Cherry Cider
Osgood Brewing Company
  • Sol Seeker American Wheat Ale
  • 358 American Pale Ale
  • Journey IPA
  • Oakestown American Amber Ale
  • Notley Porter
  • Big Spring Stout

Schmohz Brewery

  • Hopknocker Imperial IPA
  • Treasure Chest ESB
  • Bonecrusher Stout
  • Pail Ale
  • Amber Tease
  • India Pale Ale
  • Valley City Cream Ale
  • Zingiberene, Ginger-infused Ale
  • Oktoberfest
  • Uncle’s Monkey Belgian IPA
  • Bloody Red Ale (Last Keg)
  • Gypsy’s Kiss, Bock (Last Keg)
  • Razzmanian Devil (Last Keg)
  • Sammi Rae Root Beer Soda
  • Sammi Rae Black Cherry Soda

Marie Orttenburger

I'm a student at Grand Valley State University studying English and Writing and minoring in French. I love beer and Grand Rapids, and that's why I'm covering Local Breweries for The Rapidian.

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