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 […]

Ludington Love: The Winter Brrrew Fest

Ludington is a city of small status that’s capable of throwing big parties, and the end-of-January annual Brrrew Fest was no exception. I’d never been to a beer festival before, so I wasn’t exactly sure what to expect. If I had to sum the event up in one word, it would be: one giant, alcohol-powered meet-and-greet. […]

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 […]

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 […]