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On Tap with Summer Craft Beer Festival 2014 [Photos]

John Ball Park was the venue and craft beers were the main course Saturday.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival poured, played, entertained and fed hundreds from across Grand Rapids, West Michigan and beyond on a summery afternoon and early evening with sunshine and temperatures creeping into the low 80s.

Nearly four dozen breweries serving the sudsy goods from nearly 140 craft beers, ciders and mead were on tap. The festival was coordinated by 97.9 WGRDChannel 95.7Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR100.5 The River and 1410 AM The Touch.

In addition, there was music byTyler Howe, The Campanellis and Upstage Crew; food from A&E Barbecue, Arturo’s TacosCrooked Goose and FireRock Grille; vendor booths; and 97.9 WGRD cornhole

An eight-judge panel selected the top brews before the festival tapped in. Chosen the best were:

Summer Craft Beer Festival’s corporate sponsors included Beer City Glass; Berlin Raceway; Coldbreak Brewing; Drink GR; Godwin Plumbing Services, Hardware, Heating & Cooling and Aqua Systems; The Intersection; Kodiak Construction; Manic Vapors; Mister-E-Liquid; and Tullymore Golf Resort.

Check out Summer Craft Beer Festival 2014’s images

(Photos: Rick Martinez/Townsquare Media Grand Rapids)

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