West Michigan Beer Tours was fortunate enough to be part of a robust celebration of Michigan craft beer in Kalamazoo on Sept. 14. We took a colorful group to a craft beer-loving restaurant, a trio of breweries and ended at the premiere of Rhino Media Productions‘ documentary, “The Michigan Beer Film.” We were joined on […]

West MichiganBeer Tours is all about celebrating our local craft brew culture in a safe, educational and fun way.  That being said we also realize that West Michigan has man other great local restaurants, beer bars, festivals and other attractions.  West Michigan Beer Tours has had fun combining craft brew with these other attractions.  Our […]

Kalamazoo radio personality Scotty “Bud” Melvin had the opportunity to join our June 29 Food and Beer Pairing tour.  After his tour he was kind enough to give us a shout out on his radio show on 92.5 WZUU.  We were thrilled to have him join our tour and pleased to hear he had a […]

http://www.mlive.com/business/west-michigan/index.ssf/2013/06/west_michigan_beer_tours.html West Michigan Beer Tours begins shuttling beer lovers between region’s craft breweries By Garret Ellison | moc.evilm@nosilleg  Follow on Twitter on June 26, 2013 at 9:30 AM, updated June 26, 2013 at 11:19 AM KALAMAZOO, MI — You might call them captains of the West Michigan ale trail. John Liberty, an entertainment writer for MLive, his […]

Our goal is for every tour to be a memorable experience that our patrons cannot get anywhere else.  Well our upcoming tour on June 29th is no exception.  This tour will originate at the Kalamazoo Beer Exchange and include stops at the Boatyard Brewing Company, Paw Paw Brewing Company, and a bonus stop at St. […]

A Second Round: Beer writer and friend find new use for all that knowledge JEREMY MARTIN | THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2013 If you have spent any time in Southwest and West Michigan lately, it’s impossible to miss the current boom in craft and micro breweries. Almost every town, no matter how small, has a brewery popping […]

On May 25th we kicked off the 2013 summer season with our first tour.  Thanks to all the brewers and friends who made this tour possible.  I couldn’t think of a better way to kick off the summer! Our tour started off at Bell’s Eccentric Café.  It seemed fitting that for our first tour we […]

Welcome to West Michigan Beer Tours blog! West Michigan Beer Tours is focused on celebrating the Michigan craft brew industry.  For those of us who live in Michigan it is easy to forget how lucky we are to have both a high volume and quality of craft breweries.  However, every time I travel and see […]