Items Tagged with 'BeerCity USA'


Street Talk: A view of Grand Rapids from above

It’s a date.

January 16, 2015
Grand Rapids’ reputation is reaching new heights. Read More

Hotels are on record pace again

Industry has been booming in Kent County since 2012.

November 14, 2014
Business and leisure travelers continued to make their way to Beer City USA and the Kent County region in 2014. Read More

Grand Rapids vies for 'Best Beer Town' title

September 19, 2014
The online poll that originally named Grand Rapids BeerCity, U.S.A. might be dead, but another one has popped up at one of the nation’s largest newspapers. Read More

BeerCity, USA closes polls

March 11, 2014
The BeerCity, USA poll is finished. Read More

The mayors agree: It’s Beer Region USA

Furniture City has turned into Beer City USA.

May 17, 2013
Although Grand Rapids has many identities, its love affair with craft beer recently made it the most visible. Read More

Craft beer industry grows by 20 percent, tops off state’s economy

Report ranks Michigan fifth for breweries, microbreweries and brewpubs.

LANSING — Want to boost Michigan’s job growth and economy? Treat yourself to a cold craft beer. Read More

Bureau ready to focus on Beer City USA

New promotion will pair craft beer with specialty foods.

February 1, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Experience Grand Rapids is pulling the tap on a brand new event in a few weeks, one that will showcase and celebrate the growth of the local craft beer industry and link those popular products to some of the area’s top restaurants. Read More

Grand Rapids is a state, federal model of efficiency

January 26, 2013
Mayor George Heartwell on Saturday provided his annual State of the City speech, outlining progress on key initiatives, which, in fact, could be seen in headlines across the country in publications from Forbes, the Brookings Institution and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Read More

Collectively, Newsmakers’ impact is impressive

January 18, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The annual compilation of the top economic stories of the previous year has provided the region with a concise picture of activity impacting the local economy with the greatest effect. Read More