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Grand Rapids Makes Another Best Beer City List, But Not No. 1?!

Grand Rapids, the reigning Beer City USA and recently voted Best Beer Town in the USA has been named one of the 2014 Best Beer Cities by Livability, a company that explores what makes small-to-medium sized cities great places to live.

But wait: Grand Rapids is only No. 6 on this list?!? What cities could have possibly beaten us out?

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New Brewery Coming to Cedar Springs [Video]

West Michigan's beer fever is spreading!

After last week's announcement that New Holland Brewing is coming to Grand Rapids, WZZM-13 reports there is another brewery on the horizon in Cedar Springs.

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Category: Local News, Videos
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On Tap with Summer Craft Beer Festival 2014 [Photos]

John Ball Park was the venue and craft beers were the main course Saturday.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival poured, played, entertained and fed hundreds from across Grand Rapids, West Michigan and beyond on a summery afternoon and early evening with sunshine and temperatures creeping into the low 80s.

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Looking For Something To Do Today? Come Out To The Summer Craft Beer Festival!

If you're looking for something to do where you can enjoy the sunshine then coming out to the Summer Craft Beer Festival is definitely for YOU!

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Category: Local News, News
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Photo By Josh
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Summer Craft Beer Festival Preview: Gravel Bottom [Video]

In preparation for tomorrow's Summer Craft Beer Festival, I spent the afternoon with Matt at Gravel Bottom Brewery in Ada! Ever tour a brewery? Neither have I, Matt showed us around a bit behind the scenes. Check out the video for the full tour.

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Summer Craft Beer Festival Preview: Vermont’s The Traveler Beer Co. [Video]

In honor of the Summer Craft Beer Festival, we’re making our way around to the participating breweries to taste what they’re bringing with the to John Ball Park on Saturday.

Yesterday's stop took me to our conference room, as the folks from The Traveler Beer Co. came by and set up shop in our conference room to show off what they have to offer.

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Summer Craft Beer Festival Preview: Spring Lake’s Vander Mill Ciders [Video]

In honor of the Summer Craft Beer Festival, we’re making our way around to the participating breweries to taste what they’re bringing with the to John Ball Park on Saturday.

Today’s stop took me to our conference room, as the folks from Vander Mill Ciders came by and set up shop in our conference room to show off what they have to offer.

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Summer Craft Beer Festival Preview: Hudsonville’s Pike 51 Brewing Co. [Video]

In honor of the Summer Craft Beer Festival, we're making our way around to the participating breweries to taste what they're bringing!

Today's stop took Josh to Pike 51 Brewing Co. in Hudsonville.

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Local Brew Pub HopCat Plans to Open New Location in Ann Arbor

One of my favorite brew pubs in downtown Grand Rapids, HopCat, has announced plans to open a new location in Ann Arbor.

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Category: Local News
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Fourth Annual Summer Craft Beer Festival: July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids

The Summer Craft Beer Festival is returning.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival is 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids, and is co-sponsored by 97.9 WGRD, Channel 95.7, 98.7 WFGR, 100.5 The River and 1410 AM The Touch.

At Summer Craft Beer Festival, enjoy samples of more than 100 beers, ciders and mead from some of the country’s best craft breweries -- currently at about four dozen confirmed and still counting!

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