Public Tours

WMBT-76-2546705050-OWest Michigan Beer Tours offer a variety of public tours. A typical public bus tour will last approximately 5 hours and transportation will be 29 person mini-coach buses. Most tours will include:

  • 3 Brewery Stops
  • Tour director knowledgeable in both the beer industry and our local area
  • Introduction to brewery owners and/or brewers
  • Tours of their facility
  • Sample at each brewery

West Michigan Beer Tours is dedicated to providing beer lovers with fun, flavorful and relaxing tours. We encourage every passenger to drink responsibly and have a designated driver. After each tour we will also provide access to a local taxi service. While we encourage everyone to purchase beer at the breweries to take with you, we do not allow any consumption on the buses. If any of our tour directors have reason to believe that a person is intoxicated prior to a tour, we reserve the right to turn them away. If a person is turned away due to intoxication no refund will be provided.

Unless a tour is cancelled all tours are non-refundable.

Please note: The tours below appear in reverse chronological order.


Upcoming Tours


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  • Destination: Atwater Brewery in GR, Harmony Hall, Jolly Pumpkin Grand Rapids, The Knickerbocker
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Price: $35
  • Departs: 09/21/2019

Learn more about Beer City USA on this guided walking tour of three downtown Grand Rapids breweries.

The tour includes a pint or samples at three official brewery stop and a production tour, when available. Our tour guide will discuss the history of Grand Rapids beer and provide insight into each of the breweries during the short walk.

The Brewsader Passports and brewery maps from Experience GR will also be available during the tour, as well as other local beer resources. If you need help with overnight accommodations, please let us know, we’d be happy to help.


Origination: Atwater Brewery in Grand Rapids, 11 a.m. to noon
Stop 1: Harmony Hall, optional tour and pint, 12:15-1:15 p.m.
Stop 2: The Knickerbocker, production, samples and pint glass, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Stop 3: Jolly Pumpkin Pizzeria & Brewery, pint, 2:30-3:15 p.m.
Termination: Atwater Brewery in Grand Rapids, 3:30 p.m.

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