It's like Christmas for beer lovers. The Kalamazoo Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday at Wings Event Center.

 

Specialty Beer Tappings

Take a look at this list of the specialty beer tappings.

Bell's Brewery's BBA 30th Anniversary Ale
New Belgium Brewing's La Terroir
New Holland Brewing Co.'s Dragon's Milk Coconut Rum
Alaskan Brewing Co.'s Perseverance
Perrin Brewing Company's Amber Saison
Rochester Mills Beer Co.'s BBA Chocolate Cheesecake Stout
Saugatuck Brewing Company's Peat's Dragon-Scotch Barrel Aged Brown Ale

And several more that haven't been announced yet.

Get Your Tickets

At this point, you're probably wondering how to be a part of all this:
The Kalamazoo Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday afternoon from 1-6pm at Wings Events Center. This link will answer most questions.

Yes, Keg Curling is back and so is Cornhole. And football on the big screen. Plus, something every well-rounded beer drinker should know: Food pairing classes.

Kalamazoo Craft Beer Festival 2016 Brewery List

This year's Kalamazoo Craft Beer Festival is bigger than last year, with specialty tappings on both rinks, and while last year we had 70 breweries represented, this year it's over 80.

Here's just a few:
Abita Brewing Co.
Alaskan Brewing Co.
American Badass Beer
American Brewers Inc.
Anchor Brewing Co.
Anthem Cider
Arbor Brewing Co.
Arcadia Brewing Co.
Arclight Brewing Co.
Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Barn Brewers
Bell's Brewery
Big Lake Brewing
Blake's Hard Cider Co.
Boatyard Brewing Co.
Boulevard Brewing
Brewery Vivant
Brite Eyes Brewing Co.
Brooklyn Brewery
Cellar Brewing Co.
Central Waters Brewing Co.
Constantine Brewing Co., LLC
Cotton Brewing Co.
Coronado Brewing Co.
Cotton Brewing Co.
Cranker's
Deschutes
Detroit Brewing Co.
Dogfish Head
Dragonmead Brewery
Draught Horse Brewery
Epic Brewing Co.
Final Gravity Brewing Co.
Founders Brewing Co.
Frankenmuth Brewery
Gonzo's Biggdogg Brewing
Grand Armory Brewing Co.
Great Lakes Brewing
Greenbush Brewing Co.
Green Flash Brewing Co.
Griffin Claw Brewing Co.
Gunga Din Cider
Honey Grail
Jaden James Brewery & Sierra Rose Cellar
Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Latitude 42
Leinenkugel Brewing Co.
Liberty Street Brewing Co.
Lucky Girl Brewing
Mountain Town Brewing Co.
New Belgium Brewing
New Holland Brewing Co.
Newaygo Brewing Co.
North Peak Brewing Co.
North Pier Brewing Co.
Northeast Brewing
Oddside Ales
One Well Brewing
Paw Paw Brewing Co., LLC
Perrin Brewing Co.
Pigeon Hill Brewing Co.
Point Brewing
Right Brain Brewery
Roak Brewing Co.
Rochester Mills
Round Barn Brewery
Rupert's Brew House
Saugatuck Brewing Co.
Schmohz Brewing Co.
Shiner Brewing
Short's Brewing Co.
Silver Harbor Brewing
Sister Lakes Brewing Co.
Tapestry Brewing Co.
Territorial Brewing Co.
Texas Corners Brewing Co.
The Distant Whistle
Thirsty Dog Brewing Co.
Uncle Johns Cidar Mill
Vander Mill
Weyerbacher

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