GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Cider Week 2019 put on by Experience GR is happening this week in Grand Rapids.
Cider Week is held Sunday, May 12 through Saturday, May 18. It celebrates the local cider scene with seven days of events and activities, as well as a cider festival in downtown Grand Rapids.
A few of the events happening during Cider Week include a cider and cheese event, cider and paint, a wax candle making event that involves cider and cider and s’mores. There are also several cider pairings and a cider pub crawl event. The events are held throughout Grand Rapids.
Also, the Annual Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition takes place during Cider Week. It is the world’s largest and most respected cider judging event happening Wednesday, May 15 through Friday, May 17 in downtown Grand Rapids. It’s your chance to talk and drink with some of the world’s elite cider experts.