West Michigan Beer Tours is proud to be partnering with Discover Kalamazoo and the rest of our sponsors for walking tours of downtown Kalamazoo breweries. Dubbed one of the Top 10 walking tours in the country by Paste Magazine, this casual afternoon will introduce you to some of the colorful personalities and flavors behind Kalamazoo's beer culture.
In a special twist, we are highlighting other beverage makers in downtown Kalamazoo, including Tempo Vino Winery and Green Door Distiiling Co. or the Kalamazoo Still House. This unique tour will offer a visit to a winery, brewery and distillery for samples, a cocktail and a pint, as well as our goody bag.
They are held every Saturday year-round in downtown Kalamazoo. Learn about the craft beer in Kalamazoo, enjoy sampling some of the best beers in the world, and meet the personalities behind the beer. NOTE: Tours will require a minimum of 6 attendees to be held. Need overnight accommodations?
Consider our discounted room rate at the Radisson Plaza Hotel in downtown Kalamazoo.
Jan. 28 Itinerary
Origination: Shakespeare’s Pub, noon-1 p.m.
Stop 1: The Kalamazoo Stillhouse, samples and tour, 1:15-2 p.m.
Stop 2: Tempo Vino Winery, flight of wine, tour, 2:15-3:15 p.m.
Stop 3: Bell’s Eccentric Cafe, 3:30-4:15 p.m.
Termination: Shakespeare’s Pub, 4:30 p.m.
Each tour will include:
Registration will be at noon
Departure at 1 p.m.
Tours officially conclude at approximately 4 p.m.
The cost is $40 per person for the first 8 guests and $45 in advance for additional guests.
It is $50 for guests purchasing tickets the day of the tour.
Design your own craft beer weekend! West Michigan Beer Tours will work with you to create a memorable weekend. Take advantage of discounted overnight packages with some of our lodging partners, visit other local breweries, try some of our unique bars and restaurants, and meet many of our fantastic retailers. All tour guests may take advantage of our sponsor discounts available through our Mobile Mug Club.