November 15-17, 2018
Promotions & Sponsors
Hotel Packages – Amway Grand Plaza and JW Marriott
The Amway Grand Plaza Hotel and the JW Marriott – Grand Rapids have put together stellar overnight stay packages offered exclusively to the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival! The packages are available November 15-17, 2018 only (Friday or Saturday night stay required).
Amway Grand Plaza Package Includes:
Overnight accommodations, a $25 hotel credit for food and beverage, self of valet parking for one car at the hotel, two tickets to the Festival, and two small-plate restaurant vouchers available for redemption at the Festival.
For more information on the Amway package and to make a reservation CLICK HERE
JW Marriott Package Includes:
Overnight accommodations, breakfast buffet for two adults per night at six.one.six., self or valet parking at the JW for one car, two tickets to the Festival, and two small-plate vouchers available for redemption at the Festival.
For more information on the JW package and to make a reservation CLICK HERE
Win a Beer Tap Fast Pass
Beer lovers check out the Experience Beer booth in Beer City Station where there will be several limited tap release parties each day! Want to skip the line and make sure you get to try it before it runs out? Listen to 101.3 The Brew and WMMR for details on how to win a Fast Pass. The Brew is giving away 5 Fast Passes and WMRR is giving away 3 to “skip the line” and be the first to check out these limited release beers!
Food Stage Sponsor & RendezBREW Sponsor
MEIJER has partnered with the Festival as the sponsor of the main cooking stage! All of the food used at this stage will come from our local Meijer stores. Be sure to stop by and enjoy some of the presentations while you are at the Festival!
Major Feature Sponsor
SMITHFIELD – The pork brand that people ask for by name, with a commitment to quality and a promise of flavor. Look for their Pavilion at the Festival in the Beer City Station!
Major Feature Sponsor
TRAVERSE CITY TOURISM – Discover the Traverse Wine Coast, where almost 40 unique wine destinations are closely located along the breathtaking shoreline of this coastal region. Two wine-friendly peninsulas, Leelanau and Old Mission, extend out into the waters of the Grand Traverse Bay and provide a fantastic backdrop of hills covered in vines.
Beer City Station Sponsor
ACTION WATER SPORTS – Action Water Sports is Michigan’s foremost watersports outfitter offering the latest boats, an extensive selection of proshop gear, and service centers. Visit Action to check out the newest line of Cobalt and MasterCraft Boats – some of the most innovative, well engineered, stylish and best performing boats imaginable.
Tasting Ticket Sponsor
STUDIO C – They create space where story happens, giving diverse communities a place to gather around movies, music, dining and events.
Outdoor Patio Sponsor
NESTLE WATERS – Keep hydrated at the Festival with Nestle Waters, the number one bottled water company worldwide.
Spirits Workshop Sponsor
ALL WEATHER SEAL – Michigan’s trusted home improvement company.