Women in Leadership Roles Spotlighted on Brewery Bus Tour

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Hear the stories of several women as they lead three distinctive businesses in West Michigan   KALAMAZOO, Mich. — In celebration of women in Michigan beer, West Michigan Beer Tours is holding its Women of West Michigan Beer Tour. The bus tour will be held from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, and […]

High Five Hop Farm Collaborates for Hop Harvest Beer Tour

MARSHALL, MI –​ Michigan ranks fourth in the United States in terms of total acreage dedicated to hops, one of four main ingredients in craft beer. Many of those acres will be in full harvest mode at the end of August and early September.  In collaboration the Moga family, owners of High Five Hop Farm […]

Hop Harvest Beer Tour Gives Rare View into Harvest Season

For hop heads, the months of September and October become a palate-testing quasi-holiday. Many breweries are releasing their hop-heavy beers this time of year as the hop harvest has come to fruition. Of the four main ingredients in craft beer, none boast the rabid following of hops, or humulus lupulus. West Michigan Beer Tours, in […]

Year-Round Walking Tours of Downtown Kalamazoo Breweries

KALAMAZOO, MI — As Kalamazoo’s reputation for world-class beer continues to grow, so too will the number of opportunities to visit those breweries as part of a walking tour with West Michigan Beer Tours. As a vehicle to spotlight the growth of Kalamazoo’s brewing industry, the Walking Tours — sponsored by Discover Kalamazoo — provide […]

Walking Tours, Kalamazoo Craft Beer Gift Baskets for Holiday Season

KALAMAZOO, MI — If you are looking to get a little more mileage out of that dusty, thrift store holiday sweater you bought four years ago, you’re in luck. West Michigan Beer Tours will offer a pair of festive walking tours of downtown Kalamazoo breweries on Dec. 10 and Dec. 17, where guests are invited […]

West MI Beer Tours doesn’t want to spend Black Friday at the mall either

ST. JOSEPH – If you’ve never really understood or desired to partake in the frenzy of Black Friday shopping, West MI Beer Tours is offering an alternative way to spend the day after Thanksgiving. The brewery tour service is hosting a tour of three of the newest West Michigan breweries on Friday, Nov. 27. Guests […]

Fall vacation package combines craft beer and golf

AUGUSTA – The days for golf in Michigan are numbered, but a local golf club and beer tour company are pairing up to make the most of them. West Michigan Beer Tours and the Gull Lake View Golf Club & Resort are hosting the first-ever West Michigan Craft Beer Open Oct. 16-18. The weekend will […]

Women of West Michigan featured on beer tour

KALAMAZOO — A West Michigan Beer Tour is a long day, but a long day worth the cost and a hell of a lot of fun. MittenBrew recently tagged along with Lisa Faber and Beth Liberty, partners (along with their husbands) of West Michigan Beer Tours, Inc. for ‘Women of West Michigan Beer.’  About 25 craft […]