2018
JANUARY 13th - 21st

#kbw2018

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Plot Your Course

Otherwise known as search for events. We’ll give you the whole list of events here….but if you’d rather search by event type, brewery or by date, we’ll make it easy to do. Print out a list of events during your stay and plot your course.

Take Care of the People Taking Care of You

Be understanding of large crowds. These events are hosted in popular restaurants and retail establishments. These locations staff up for special events like this one, but please be prepared to wait, if necessary. Remember, a kind word goes a long way, and your patience is appreciated!

Take Care of Yourself

This event focuses on craft beer, but not on its abuse. Please be responsible about your consumption. If you are attending events in a large group, have a designated driver.

Find An Event

Jan
20 Sat

Arcadia Brewing Co. - Beer Week Flight Special at Arcadia Brewing Co.

( Occurring 01/13/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Beer Specials
Event Venue: Arcadia Brewing
Enjoy a $9 flight of Arcadia Ales all week long during KBW!

Mix & Match Beer Parings at Harvey's on the Mall

( Occurring 01/20/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Speciality Beers , Various
Event Type: Beer Specials
Event Venue: Harvey's on the Mall
Mix & Match Beer Parings

Wild Game Food Features paired w/ beers at Olde Peninsula

( Occurring 01/12/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Speciality Beers , Various
Event Type: Dinners
Event Venue: Olde Peninsula Brewpub and Restaurant
Wild Game Food Features paired w/ our House-Brewed Beers

Founders KBS Vertical Flight at Kalamazoo Beer Exchange

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
Beer Types: Stouts
Event Type: Beer Specials , Meet & Greet
Event Venue: Kalamazoo Beer Exchange
The Amazing Kosmicki's KBS

Virtue Cider Flights with Cheese at North 11

( Occurring 01/17/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
12:00 am
Beer Types: Cider
Event Type: Pairings
Event Venue: North 11
Sample local cheeses with paired ciders Fennville, Michigan's Virtue Cider.

Brewers Breakfast & Beer Release with Brite Eyes

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Beer Types: Stouts
Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch
Event Venue: Brite Eyes Brewing Co
Brewers Breakfast & Beer Release

Greenbush Brunch at Old Dog Tavern

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
9:00 am
Beer Types: Various
Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch
Event Venue: Old Dog Tavern
Greenbush Brunch at Old Dog Tavern

History of Kalamazoo Brewing Tour

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Learn about Kalamazoo's brewing industry prior to prohibition and how the city has transformed into one of the best beer cities in the U.S.

Icebox Brand Ice Cream Bar and Beer Pairing at Boatyard Brewing

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beer Types: Various
Event Type: Tastings
Event Venue: Boatyard Brewing
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream and Beer!

Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo Breweries

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Celebrate Kalamazoo Beer Week by visiting a trio of downtown breweries for samples, production tours and prizes

Cooking with Beer - Dark Horse Brewing Co.at Zazio's

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: Belgian Styles , Multiple Styles , Stouts , Various
Event Type: Interactive Lecture
Event Venue: Zazios
Zazios and Dark Horse Brewing Co. are teaming up to teach you how to cook with craft beer!

Tapistry Barrel Aged Beers on the Patio at Centre Street Tap House

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beer Types: Speciality Beers
Event Type: Draft Release
Event Venue: Centre Street Tap House
Tapistry Barrel Aged Beers on the Patio

7th Annual Beer Week Cornhole Tournament at Boatyard

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Beer Types: Various
Event Type: Trivia/Game
Event Venue: Boatyard Brewing
Cornhole and Beer.....Too Much Fun!

It's Always Sunny draft Release with Oddside at Central City Tap House

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Draft Release
Event Venue: Central City Tap House
It's Always Sunny Draft Release with Oddisde

CANtucky Derby Race at Tibbs Brewing

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Fundraiser
Event Venue: Shakespeare's Pub
The CANtucky Derby is Back!

Short's Tasting @ Salut Wine & Spirit

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: Various
Event Type: Tastings
Short's Tasting

Arcadia Brewing Co. - Beer School

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
2:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Meet & Greet , Interactive Lecture , Tours
Event Venue: Arcadia Brewing
Come hang out with the Arcadia Brewers for a brief lecture, Q&A and private Brewery Tour!

Pints for Patrol Paws - Human Dogsled Drag Racing at Boatyard Brewing

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: Hybrid Beers
Event Type: Fundraiser
Help Bring a New K9 Patrol Officer to Kalamazoo County

One Well Brewing Tecmo Super Bowl Tournament @ Old Burdick's

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Beer Specials , Draft Release , Fundraiser , Meet & Greet , Trivia/Game , Tastings
Event Venue: Old Burdick's Bar & Grill (Downtown)
Come relive your childhood at our first ever Tecmo Super Bowl Tournament at Old Burdick's featuring One Well Brewing beer.

Bingo and Brews with Alaskan at Fletcher's Pub

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Beer Types: India Pale Ales , Multiple Styles , Pale Ales
Event Type: Trivia/Game
Event Venue: Fletcher's Pub - Oakland
Bingo and Brews

Texas Corners Coffee Beer Series

( Occurring 01/19/2018 - 01/20/2018 )
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Beer Types: Brown Ales , India Pale Ales , Porters
Event Type: Draft Release
Event Venue: Texas Corners Brewing Co
Coffee and beer!

Saugatuck Brewing Tasting at Hardings Marketplace West Main

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Tastings
Event Venue: Hardings Marketplace - West Main
Saugatuck Brewing Tasting

Arcadia Brewing Co. - Beer Soaked Dinner Features at Arcadia Brewing Co.

( Occurring 01/13/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
4:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Dinners
Event Venue: Arcadia Brewing
Come by Arcadia Brewing Company after 4pm and enjoy some yummy beer soaked dinner featuers!

New Holland tap takeover and FREE Food Buffet at Harvey's on the Mall

( Occurring 01/19/2018 - 01/20/2018 )
4:30 pm - 11:45 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Speciality Beers
Event Type: Tastings
Event Venue: Harvey's on the Mall
New Holland tap takeover and FREE Food Buffet 4: 30 PM - 6 PM.

Bell's Tequila Barrel Aged Mango Habanero Oberon Specialty Tapping at Bell's Eccentric Cafe

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
5:00 pm
Beer Types: Speciality Beers , Wheat Beers
Event Type: Draft Release
Event Venue: Bell's Eccentric Cafe
A specialty tapping in honor of KBW 2018!

Atwater Brewing Tasting at Mega Bev Kalamazoo

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Tastings
Event Venue: Mega Bev
Atwater Brewing Tasting

Arcadia Brewing Co. @ The Union - Tap Takeover 2.0

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Beer Types: Porters , India Pale Ales , Brown Ales , Pilseners , Speciality Beers , Stouts , Pale Ales , Sours , Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Tap Takeover , Beer Specials
Event Venue: Union Cabaret & Grille
More than 9 Arcadia beers on tap at The Union's Tap Takeover 2.0!

Perrin Brewing Tasting at Tiffany's

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Type: Tastings
Event Venue: Tiffany's Wine & Spirits
Perrin Brewing Tasting at Tiffany's

Beer and Popcorn Pairing with Pop City Popcorn at Tibbs

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Pairings
Tibbs Brewing Company beers paired with Pop City Popcorns gourmet popcorn!

Greenbush at Louie's Trophy House

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
6:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Meet & Greet
Event Venue: Louie's Trophy House
Say goodbye to Beer Week with Louie's Trophy House and Greenbush Brewing!

Paw Paw Tap Feature @ Rugger's Up & Under

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Beer Types: Hybrid Beers , India Pale Ales , Multiple Styles , Porters , Stouts
Event Type: Tap Takeover
Event Venue: Rugger's Up & Under/Boomerang's
The Dark Side of beer week. Come enjoy three of our favorite dark beer styles with Paw Paw Brewing Company!

Into The Night's Darkness Comes The Candlelight! at Boatyard Brewery

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
6:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Beer Types: Porters , Stouts
Event Type: Tastings
Event Venue: Boatyard Brewing
Into The Night's Darkness Comes The Candlelight!

Short's Brewing Co. Chef's Table at Zazio's

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Beer Types: Belgian Styles , Cider , India Pale Ales , Multiple Styles , Sours , Stouts , Various , Wheat Beers
Event Type: Dinners
Event Venue: Zazios
Join us, and our friends from Short's Brewing Company, for an incredible five-course beer dinner at the Chef's Table!

Sun vs Snow with Green Flash at The Hangar

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Beer Types: Brown Ales , India Pale Ales , Multiple Styles , Pale Ales , Various
Event Type: Tap Takeover
Event Venue: The Hangar
Sun vs Snow

Pizza Party with Atwater at CJs Pub

( Occurring 01/20/2018 )
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Beer Types: India Pale Ales , Pale Ales , Porters
Event Type: Pairings
Event Venue: CJs Pub
Pizza Party
Jan
21 Sun

Arcadia Brewing Co. - Beer Week Flight Special at Arcadia Brewing Co.

( Occurring 01/13/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Beer Specials
Event Venue: Arcadia Brewing
Enjoy a $9 flight of Arcadia Ales all week long during KBW!

Mix & Match Beer Parings at Harvey's on the Mall

( Occurring 01/20/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Speciality Beers , Various
Event Type: Beer Specials
Event Venue: Harvey's on the Mall
Mix & Match Beer Parings

Wild Game Food Features paired w/ beers at Olde Peninsula

( Occurring 01/12/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Speciality Beers , Various
Event Type: Dinners
Event Venue: Olde Peninsula Brewpub and Restaurant
Wild Game Food Features paired w/ our House-Brewed Beers

Virtue Cider Flights with Cheese at North 11

( Occurring 01/17/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
12:00 am
Beer Types: Cider
Event Type: Pairings
Event Venue: North 11
Sample local cheeses with paired ciders Fennville, Michigan's Virtue Cider.

Arcadia Brewing Co. - Brunch Bowls & Beermosas

( Occurring 01/14/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beer Types: Various , Multiple Styles
Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch , Beer Specials
Event Venue: Arcadia Brewing
Come enjoy Brunch Bowls and Beermosas - $12 Combo Special!

Brunch @ the Brewpub at Olde Peninsula Brewpub

( Occurring 01/21/2018 )
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beer Types: Cider , Multiple Styles , Speciality Beers , Various
Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch
Event Venue: Olde Peninsula Brewpub and Restaurant
Serving brunch at the Brewpub

One Well Brewing Pajama and Old School Cartoon Party Brunch

( Occurring 01/21/2018 )
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles
Event Type: Beer Specials , Breakfast/Brunch , Fundraiser , Meet & Greet , Movie , Pairings , Tastings
Event Venue: One Well Brewing
Put on your pajamas and join us as we relive our childhoods by watching classic cartoons while enjoying a special brunch buffet.

Kegs N' Eggs with Founders at Old Burdick's

( Occurring 01/21/2018 )
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beer Types: India Pale Ales , Multiple Styles , Stouts
Event Type: Breakfast/Brunch
Event Venue: Old Burdick's Bar & Grill (Downtown)
http://oldburdicks.com/downtown

Arcadia Brewing Co. - Beer Soaked Dinner Features at Arcadia Brewing Co.

( Occurring 01/13/2018 - 01/21/2018 )
4:00 pm
Beer Types: Multiple Styles , Various
Event Type: Dinners
Event Venue: Arcadia Brewing
Come by Arcadia Brewing Company after 4pm and enjoy some yummy beer soaked dinner featuers!

Beer, Wine, and Food Pairing at Brite Eyes

( Occurring 01/21/2018 )
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Beer Types: Belgian Styles , Brown Ales , Cider , India Pale Ales , Porters , Sours , Stouts
Event Type: Dinners
Event Venue: Brite Eyes Brewing Co
Beer, Wine, and Food Pairing
Feb
15 Thu

Short's Brewing Burger n Dog Pairing

( Occurring 02/15/2018 )
Event Type: Pairings , Beer Specials
Event Venue: Harvey's on the Mall
6 Delicious Short's Beers with 6 Amazing burgers n dogs

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