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Metalhead Ned Visits White Flame Brewing Co. in Hudsonville!

Summer Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday! We have over 100 different types of beers being sampled at the event, and chances of sampling them all are pretty slim. I decided to go sample one of the breweries that will be there in advance, and that brewery is White Flame Brewing Co. in Hudsonville!

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Fourth Annual Summer Craft Beer Festival: July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids

The Summer Craft Beer Festival is returning.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival is 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids, and is co-sponsored by 97.9 WGRD, Channel 95.7, 98.7 WFGR, 100.5 The River and 1410 AM The Touch.

At Summer Craft Beer Festival, enjoy samples of more than 100 beers, ciders and mead from some of the country’s best craft breweries -- currently at about four dozen confirmed and still counting!

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Tyler Howe, The Campanellis, Upstage Crew Bring Their Tunes to Summer Craft Beer Festival!

Not only great brews and great food, but great tunes as well are on tap for the Summer Craft Beer Festival on July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids.

Don't miss the live entertainment that will be performing at the fourth Summer Craft Beer Festival! 

Have a listen to all the great bands slated to play!

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Beer Lovers Find Plenty to Drink at 3rd Annual WGRD Summer Craft Beer Festival [Photos]

The 3rd annual WGRD Summer Craft Beer festival took over John Ball Park in Grand Rapids on Saturday (August 17). 33 breweries offered over 100 different types of brews for attendees to enjoy. Check out our photo gallery of the festival below.

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Use #GRDBeerFest To Ask Questions And Share Your Pictures Of The 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival

Before you head out to the Summer Craft Beer Festival tomorrow, be sure to remember the hashtag #GRDBeerFest.  If you have questions, feel free to ask them on Facebook while using #GRDBeerFest, we will answer them as soon as we see them.

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The 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival

The WGRD 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival is this Saturday (August 17th) at John Ball Park!  The festival boasts over 20 different breweries from all over the country!  All of you favorite West Michigan breweries will be in attendance as well.  Come enjoy some of the best beer in the country this weekend!  Check out all the details of the festival below.

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10 Things You Need To Know About Beer

In honor of our Summer Craft Beer Festival tomorrow, I found this video of 10 Things You Need To Know About Beer! It's always nice to be knowledgeable, and spurtin out random facts make you look cool, and looking cool will make the ladies love you... ;)

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14 Terrible Things To Do With Bottles of Beer

We stumbled up this super helpful post about 12 things to do with your empty beer bottles.

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50 Ways To Open A Beer

Our Summer Craft Beer Festival is right around the corner, and I would truly love to see someone using some of these tactics while opening their beer... This is a video of 50 different somewhat unique ways to open a beer. Please someone try all these and let me know how it goes.

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More Breweries Announced For WGRD’s 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival

A few days ago we announced the first round of breweries for WGRD’s 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival.  You might have been thinking, "Hey, that list seems a little light..."  Well, not anymore!  Check out the updated list of breweries below.

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2013 WGRD Summer Craft Beer Festival Map, Vendor Listings, And Music Lineup

The WGRD 2013 Summer Craft Beer Festival is August 17th and John Ball Park.  The WGRD Summer Craft Beer Festival features beer from more than 30 breweries, live music, brewing seminars and more!

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Opening A Bottle Of Beer From Around The World

It seems like everyone has at least one type of trick for opening a bottle of beer.  I have a few, I can open a bottle of beer with a lighter and I can also destroy a counter top by smashing the cap of the bottle on it.  The second trick is usually met with a "WTF?" face from the person's whose counter I just destroyed.  The tricks can get much cooler than the ones I mentioned, especially when you start looking worldwide.

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