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Tickets for Founders KBS on Sale Saturday

Founders Brewing Co.'s barrel-aged Kentucky Breakfast Stout (KBS) is among the highest rated beers in the world. Some would say it is the best.

One of the best ways to score KBS for yourself is to purchase a ticket which allows you to pick it up at Founders. Those tickets go on sale, Saturday, February 18.

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Two Grand Rapids Brewpubs On USA Today’s 10 Best List

What's better than cracking open a frosty craft beer from a Grand Rapids brewery?  Cracking open that same beer in the brewpub where it's crafted...

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Grand Rapids in the Running for Best Beer Scene in America, Again [VIDEO]

Can we hold on to the title?

Named "Best Beer Scene" in a USA Today and 10 Best reader's poll last year, Grand Rapids is up for the honor again in 2017!

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Kalamazoo Bar Makes it in Playboy Magazine!

It's one of Kalamazoo and West Michigan's most popular bars, the Kalamazoo Beer Exchange and it was just recognized by Playboy Magazine as having one of the weirdest themes in the country...

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Become a Mole-Person with Founder’s Beer – FBHW Segment 16

Today on Segment 16, the guys learn more about the tunnels under Grand Rapids, and a new contest from Founder's brewery, where five people could not only maybe get their beer made, they'll also win a trip underground to explore where the brewery stores all their secret stash of beer!

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Beer Yoga is Totally Something That Needs to Come to Grand Rapids

There are two things I've noticed about Grand Rapids since moving here. A lot of people like to exercise, and they also love to drink beer. It IS Beer City USA, so this makes sense. And now, there's a new fitness craze coming out of Germany, and working it's way across the world. And it needs to come to Grand Rapids.

Beer Yoga!

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Woman Uses Founders Beer to Announce Baby Boy to Husband

There are a lot of creative ways to break the news of your baby boy or baby girl, but nothing says Grand Rapids quite like using a six pack of Founders beer.

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Why Grand Rapids is Still ‘Beer City USA’ Over Kalamazoo

My friend down in KZoo, John Mason, would have you think that Kalamazoo is REALLY Beer City USA, through some faulty, beer goggle logic. I have to hand it to him, he really tried to use a legit argument, that whole "Percent By Volume" thing. And, if you were to look at life only as a college freshman, that would be winning math.

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Grand Rapids Public Museum ‘Beer Explorers’ Classes Pairs Founders and Robinette’s Doughnuts [VIDEO]

Home to award-winning breweries and voted "Best Beer Scene" in the USA, Grand Rapids has a lot going for it in the craft beer department.

Craft beer lovers here in Beer City USA also have have the opportunity to learn more about the science and history beer at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

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GR Brewery Makes List of Places You Should Visit in Michigan in 2017

OnlyInYourState.com has posted a list of the 14 places in Michigan you should visit for a meal in 2017. The locations span pretty much the entire state, from Sault Ste. Marie, to Lansing, to Ann Arbor, Plymouth, Glen Arbor, and of course, our very own Grand Rapids!

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Teachers Can Get ‘Snow Day Discount’ at Grand Rapids Brewery

With over 300 area schools closed after this weekend's winter storm, lots of West Michigan kids (and school employees) were probably pretty happy today.

Aside from having a day off, teachers have another reason to rejoice too! A West Michigan Brewery is offering a special "snow day discount" to teachers today.

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Wake Up America via YouTube
Wake Up America via YouTube
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You Could Win Super Bowl Tickets for LIFE if You Find the Gold Bud Light Can

Your ticket to EVERY Super Bowl, for the rest of your life, can be found in a golden can.

 

Find a Gold Can, upload a photo with #SBTIX4LIFE #SWEEPS, and you could win Super Bowl tickets for life. htt...

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