Lansing Beer Week starts June 20th with the Festival of the Moon and culminates on June 28th with the Lansing Beer Fest. In between these two signature events are a whole host of parties, product launches, seminars, tournaments, and more – check out the highlights:
Festival of the Moon/Festival of the Sun – June 20-21, 2014
Come celebrate the beginning of Lansing Beer Week and one of the shortest nights of the summer at the 9th annual Festival of the Moon and 14th annual Festival of the Sun! Your ticket purchase gets you in to see great music from national bands, a chance to taste delicious food, wine and, of course handcrafted beers supplied by Bell’s Brewery! Both festivals will be located at Turner St. and Grand River Ave. in Lansing’s Old Town.
Solstice Brew Session – June 21, 2014
This free, educational seminar will go over the steps of crafting an all-grain, Oktoberfest lager. Held just outside of the Festival of the Sun but no ticket necessary.
EagleMonk Pub and Brewery Women’s Beer and Chocolate Pairing! – June 25, 2014
Come taste five EagleMonk beers paired with five delicious chocolates and learn the how’s and why’s of how to pair beers with chocolate and other foods. Held at EagleMonk Pub and Brewery, 4906 W. Mt. Hope Hwy. in Lansing. Seats are limited.
Strawberry Rhubarb Belgian Tripel Beer Release Party – June 26, 2014
BAD Brewing Company celebrates the release of their Strawberry Rhubarb Belgian Tripel with you! Using fresh fruit to hint at strawberry and rhubarb tartness to combine subtly with this tripel’s Belgian yeast flavors. Mark Warner will provide live acoustic music for the tasting. BAD Brewing Company, 440 South Jefferson Street, Mason, MI
Lansing Beer Fest – June 28, 2014
Lansing Beer Week wraps up with the second annual Lansing Beer Fest in downtown Lansing. The Lansing Beer Fest is an outdoor beer festival featuring 33 Michigan Breweries presenting over 100+ craft beers and hard ciders. The festival will also feature live music by Mark Wayne Warner, Joe Wright, and Lights & Caves as well as a good selection of food vendors. Lansing Beer Fest will be held in REO Town on Washington Ave., Between South St. and Elm St.
This is just a short list of highlights from the 3rd annual Lansing Beer Week that includes 26 events spanning 8 days, from June 20th to June 28th 2014. Be sure to visit: lansingbeerweek.com for a full schedule of all events, details, and ticket prices for the various events.
Lodging for Lansing Beer Week
The English Inn, Restaurant and Pub, is less than a half an hour away from downtown Lansing and features a full service, fine dining restaurant along with an English pub, plus ten guest rooms with private baths, a queen size bed, cable television, alarm clock, hair dryer, iron and ironing board. Complimentary coffee service arrives at your door each morning and a complimentary, delicious breakfast is served each day. Come stay with us and see the difference.