10 Michigan Craft Beers To Try On St Patrick’s Day And Where To Find Them

Michigan is the fifth largest craft beer state. It is a fascinating subculture that has inspired generations of beer connoisseurs, both drinkers and brewers. The growing interest in craft beers created such a market within Michigan, it can be likened to a modern day parallel of the wine culture in Napa Valley. It showcases a […]

December Events in Michigan for a Festive Holiday Season

December is here, and it’s calling for festive holiday events that the whole family can enjoy. The following roundup of events will provide you with the perfect amount of cheerful holiday fun to begin your traditions this year. Hold your loved ones close, and make the most of this season, with these December events in […]

Something’s Brewing in the Mountain Town

Mountain Town Station - #MittenTrip - Mt Pleasant - The Awesome Mitten

If you enjoy craft beer, Michigan is a great place to be. The Great Lakes State has become known as “The Great Beer State,” with 159 craft breweries operating statewide. From Detroit and Dexter to Menominee and Marquette, craft beer drinkers in Michigan have access to some of the best beer in the country. I’ve […]

Teeing Up in Mount Pleasant

Pohlcat Golf Course - #MittenTrip - Mt Pleasant - The Awesome Mitten

With a seemingly endless variety of nationally-ranked golf courses in Michigan, there is no shortage of options for golfers heading north from Detroit, Lansing, and Grand Rapids. As I discovered on my #MittenTrip to Mount Pleasant, there are two very good reasons for golfers to take a second look at the “Mountain Town” before booking […]

A Pleasant Surprise in the Middle of the Mitten: Mount Pleasant

#MittenTrip Mount Pleasant - The Awesome Mitten

Put your finger on the exact center of a map of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula and you’ll be pointing directly at Mount Pleasant. Best known throughout the Mitten State as the home of aptly named Central Michigan University, the city of 26,000 also draws thousands of visitors each year for the entertainment options at Soaring Eagle […]