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"Dark Beer, Dark Side" returns to Grand Rapids Public Museum

by (Grand Rapids Pu...)

Submitted 11-07-2017 under NONPROFITS

Spend an evening on the dark side on this year’s Black Friday at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. The museum, in partnership with Brewery Vivant, will once again host Dark Beer, Dark Side on Friday, November 24, 2017. Beginning...

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'Beer & Dragons' take over the Grand Rapids Public Museum's Beer Explorers

by (Grand Rapids Pu...)

Submitted 10-24-2017 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Public Museum is collaborating with New Holland Brewing and Grand Rapids Community College students in November for a not to miss event. The GRPM will be hosting Beer & Dragons for their monthly Beer Explorers program. The event...

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Spoke Folks hosts first Beer City Bike Fest

by (The Spoke Folks)

Submitted 08-22-2017 under NONPROFITS

It's been a great summer at the Spoke Folks! Grand Rapids' only community, non-profit bike coop has been keeping people rolling with extended shop hours, a mobile bike repair unit, and dozens of events around the city. All of this grease and...

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Public Museum partnering with Brewery Vivant, The Cheese Lady for a special Beer Explorers on May 11

by (Grand Rapids Pu...)

Submitted 04-25-2017 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Public Museum is partnering with Brewery Vivant and The Cheese Lady for a special Beer Explorers on May 11. Participants can expect to learn about pairing beers with a variety of cheeses, as well as explore their own palate to...

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New craft beer bottle shop opens downtown

by (kt.herr)

Submitted 03-21-2017 under LOCAL LIFE

At three in the afternoon on Saturday, opening festivities for Grand Rapids’ new Craft Beer Cellar are well under way. The patrons are a blend of brewery folk-in-the-know, curious market-goers following the siren song of multiple “open...

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Fork Fest at Romence Gardens

by (Local First)

Submitted 09-14-2016 under

Raise your forks! Guests will have the opportunity sample delicious bites, treats, and sips from over 40 of West Michigan's finest restaurants, farms, grocers, bakeries, breweries, and more. All samples are included in the price of admission and...

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Recovery Palooza celebrates tenth anniversary

by (recoveryallieso...)

Submitted 08-30-2016 under NONPROFITS

Celebrating its true tenth anniversary in 2016 is Grand Rapids' own Recovery Palooza. Recovery Palooza is the signature event of local non-profit Recovery Allies of West Michigan.  This event is a community celebration and educational...

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Let The Rapid be your designated driver for St. Patrick's Day

by (TheRapid)

Submitted 03-17-2016 under NONPROFITS

Greater Grand Rapids unfortunately does not have Ireland’s celebrated Blarney Stone which, according to legend, endows kissers of the slab with the gift of the gab. We are blessed, however, with the opportunity to experience several exciting...

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Creston Business District to welcome first Brewery

by (mariah_kat)

Submitted 03-08-2016 under NEWS

The Creston Brewery team is hard at work preparing for its official opening at 1504 Plainfield Ave NE. Co-Founders Cailin Kelly, Vincent Lambert, Molly Bouwsma Schultz and Scott Schultz hope to create a space as vibrant as the Creston Neighborhood...

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Brewery Vivant recognized for focus on locally-sourced French, Belgian-inspired food

by (rmclaughlin)

Submitted 01-29-2016 under NEWS

Brewery Vivant was recently “surprised” to find out through a Facebook post from Grand Rapids Magazine that the brewery had won the magazine's first ever “Best Brewery (Cuisine) Dining award.” The funeral chapel-turned-...

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