Holidazzle benefit for the Great Lakes Children’s Museum

great-lakes-childrens-museum-holidazzleHolidazzle is a ladies-only benefit for the Great Lakes Children’s Museum featuring light appetizers, drinks, prizes and a holiday market.

The highlight of the fundraiser is a sparkling toast sponsored by Black Star Farms featuring their delicious bubbly, Bedazzled. Every glass will have a prize, and one lucky winner will receive a rough cut emerald!

Visit greatlakeskids.org for more about the event and click here to register today.

Short’s & Stormcloud bring home Great American Beer Festival hardware!

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Last weekend, two northern Michigan breweries brought back medals from the premier craft brewing event in the country, the Great American Beer Festival.

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Empire Hops Festival this Saturday

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This Saturday (October 4) the village of Empire goes straight to the heart of craft brewing with the first annual Empire Hops Festival.

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Great Lakes Fish Boil at Black Star Farms

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On Wednesday, September 17th Black Star Farms will celebrate the 2014 Michigan Schooner Festival with a Great Lakes Fish Boil at their Suttons Bay location.

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Media Monday: Cherry Festival making headlines, WJR live from Workshop Brewing

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Traverse City’s ongoing debate over events & festivals makes the Detroit Free Press and once again it’s coming off as Traverse City saying “NO” to tourism and tourist dollars. The matter is before the City Commission tonight, and we also scan through some positive press for our food scene.

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Beggars Fest on Saturday at The Little Fleet

If you’re in TC on Saturday, check out Beggars Fest at The Little Fleet! The event features a tap takeover by Traverse City based Beggars Brewery and great live music from near & far. No cover!

 

Paella in the Park this Friday!

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The annual Paella in the Park featuring the wineries of the Old Mission Peninsula takes place this Friday (August 15) at the Open Space in downtown Traverse City.

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Bruce Simpson Scholarships to benefit local winemakers

 

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The Leelanau Peninsula Vintners Association (LPVA) will award the first Bruce Simpson Winemaker Scholarships to 4 recipients next Tuesday.

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Area wineries shine again at Michigan Wine Competition

Results from the 2014 Michigan Wine Competition have been announced and – as has been the case in recent years – our local wineries have performed very well. Read more

Workshop Brewing Co Anniversary Pig Roast Feast

Pete Kirkwood and the crew at Workshop Brewing Co. are gearing up to celebrate their 1st anniversary this Saturday, August 8th with a pig roast and music from the James Cornelison Band.

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