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Celebrate Craft Beer with these Kalamazoo Beer Week Events

by Jay Morris

Here are just some of the events that caught my eye for Kalamazoo Beer Week 

Saturday, January 11

Time Event
10:00 AM Founders Breakfast @O' Duffys Pub
11:00 AM Bell's Snow Jog Adventure (Leisure Race & Challenge) @ Bells
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Let's Get Creative! Featuring Right Brain Brewing @Airway Lanes
7:00 PM Kalamazoo Beer Week Pub Crawl

Sunday, January 12

Time Event
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM BEER-UNCH @The Union with Arcadia
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM Bell's Sunday Beer Brunch
7:00 PM Movie Crafting a Nation at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Tuesday, January 14

Time Event
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM New Belgium Beer and Cheese Pairing @Wine Loft
6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Blue Point IPA Flight Night @Old Burdicks Downtown
6:30 PM Zazios Chef's Table featuring Arcadia Brewing Company
7:00 PM Arbor Brewing and Espresso @Shakespeare's Pub

Wednesday, January 15

Time Event
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM Oskar Blues Tap Takeover @Central City Tap House
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Future of Craft Beer-Michigan mobile canning and Finch's @Wayside West
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Perrin and a Side of Cow Beer Dinner @Louie's Trophy House
7:00 PM Dark Horse Brewing Presents the "Anti-Beer Dinner" @Shakespeare's Pub

Thursday, January 16

Time Event
5:30 PM B4W Release @Olde Peninsula Brewpub and Restaurant
6:00 PM Cask Tapping and Burgers & Brew night featuring Short's Brewing Company @Kalamazoo Beer Exchange
6:30 PM – 9:30 PM Darkhorse All Stout Dinner @Old Burdick's Bar & Grill
7:00 PM Caddyshack Beer Dinner With Tapistry @Alamo Drafthouse

Friday, January 17

Time Event
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Wayside Happy Hour 16 Handle Tap Takeover @Wayside West
4:30 PM – 10:00 PM Frankenmuth Gourmet Hot Dog Buffet @Old Dog Tavern
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Right Brain Owl Beers @Food Dance
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Lagunitas with Loaves & Fishes @Central City Tap House

Saturday, January 18

Time Event
12:00 PM Bell's Winternoon Warmer Patio Party @Bells
4:00 PM Single Hop Beer Release @Rupert's Brew House
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Boatyard Brewing Company: Meet the Brewers! @London Grill
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Latitude 42 Pints and Pizza @Comensoli's
9:30 PM Michigan Beer Film @Alamo Drafthouse
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