GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) —The Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer and Food Festival is back for its 11th year at DeVos Place.
The festival offers 1,500 wines, beers, ciders and spirits from around the world. It also features food from several Grand Rapids-area restaurants, including Slows BBQ, Rockford Brewing Company, Rockwell Republic and Anna’s House.
In the Vineyard showcase, visitors can sample more than 1,200 wines from the world. For the beer enthusiast, check out the Beer City Station where hundreds of beers will be offered to sample. Spirits and mixers can be found in the Hemingway Hall. This year, canned cocktails will be a new item offered.
The Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer and Food Festival kicks off at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 and runs through Saturday, Nov. 17. It’s open until 9 p.m. Thursday, then 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. until 10 p.m. Saturday.
A single-day admission is $15 Thursday then $20 Friday and Saturday. A three-day pass is $40.
Food and beverage samples require tasting tickets. Tasting tickets are sold onsite for $0.50 each. All food and beverage samples require varied amounts of tickets.