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RBSG 2010 Grand Rapids



Multiday
Thursday, July 22, 2010 - Sunday, July 25, 2010 -


Grands Rapids/West MI
Grand Rapids, MI, USA [ map ]

Metros


Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI; Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI; Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI; Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI; Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI; Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI; Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI; Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI; Madison, WI

Details


Schedule of Events:

Thursday:

Founderís Welcome Party (6pm - 2am)

HopCat - 25 Bellís on tap for Bellís 25th Anniversary! http://www.ratebeer.com/event/12126/bells-25-tap-night/

Friday:

Pub crawl around Grand Rapids starting at 11am

Optional Trip - MI Summer Beer Fest. There will be a bus taking us to the Fest in Ypsilanti. The bus is $25 per person. The fest runs $30 per ticket for 15 sample tokens w/ additional tokens available for $0.50 each.

Here is info on the bus for Fri and Sat and Summer Fest tickets for Fri:

http://www.ratebeer.com/forums/rbsg-10--bus-trips-info_142877.htm


Saturday:

Pub crawl around Grand Rapids starting at 11am

Grand Tasting (6pm - 2am).

http://www.ratebeer.com/forums/rbsg--grand-tasting--finalized-location_143520.htm

Optional Trip: Bus trip to Dark Horse and Bellís. We are working with both places regarding the details, special brews, etc...We will be leaving Grand Rapids around 9 am and returning around 4 or 5pm.

Sunday:

Belgian Beer Brunch at HopCat - Details soon but it should be pretty insane!


Hotel information: The Holiday Inn Downtown will be the base hotel. For booking information please check the thread. Due to the limited amount of rooms please book asap.

http://www.ratebeer.com/forums/rbsg-10--hotel-information_142490.htm




Cost: TBD


Contact Info


Jeff Raidl
jraidl@med.umich.edu
313-622-9002


Comments

THE EVENT WAS A TRIUMPH!
        CanIHave4Beers, 7/26/2010
Crazy beer trip man.... Awesome time.
        Savvy1982, 7/26/2010
8 hours!!!
        aobecksy, 7/23/2010
Too bad this isnít next year. My sister is moving to Michigan in two weeks and will be there for at least three years.
        aracauna, 7/21/2010
Hardest 3 workdays EVER.
        TheAlum, 7/18/2010
Only a few more days!!! Oh our poor livers!!
        northernbrews, 7/17/2010
getting close... no extra livers, but Iíll try to bring a few IV bags of saline.
        zdk, 7/16/2010
iím bringing 6 livers and Iím not sharing them... GET YOUR OWN LIVERS!
        VertBaconStrips, 7/16/2010
Link to Beer List! http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AoPTPTrtOE4LdFV0RXE5Y1R1TjA0WmFpbVNuVk9odFE&authkey=CP65-ocB&hl=en#gid=0
        NobleSquirrel, 6/28/2010
Canít wait! There will be 3 dudes in my group. Thanks Jeff. -jay
        iheartcraftbr, 5/20/2010
For those looking at going to the Brewers Guild Festival on Friday, tickets are on sale for it now. http://www.michiganbrewersguild.org/festinfo.asp
        punkrkr27, 5/5/2010
I love the mix of east and west coast people this is bringing out. Thereís a lot of people on this list right now I look forward to meeting.
        Drake, 3/7/2010


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Courtyard Grand Rapids Downtown
Rating: 3 stars
11 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Grand Rapids East, MI
Rating: 3 stars
3251 Deposit Drive NE
Grand Rapids
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JW Marriott Grand Rapids
Rating: 4 stars
235 Louis Street NW
Grand Rapids
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Travelodge Grand Rapids
Rating: 2 stars
65 28th Street SW
Grand Rapids
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Clarion Inn & Suites Airport
Rating: 3 stars
4981 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids
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Comfort Suites South
Rating: 2 stars
7644 Caterpillar Court
Grand Rapids
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SpringHill Suites Grand Rapids Airport Southeast
Rating: 3 stars
5250 28th St. SE
Grand Rapids
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Comfort Inn Airport
Rating: 2 stars
4155 28th St., S.E.
Grand Rapids
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Ramada Plaza Grand Rapids
Rating: 3 stars
3333 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids
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DoubleTree By Hilton Holland
Rating: 3 stars
650 East 24th Street
Grand Rapids
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Knights Inn Grand Rapids
Rating: 1 stars
3221 Plainfield Ave NE
Grand Rapids
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Amway Grand Plaza Hotel Preferred Hotels And Resorts
Rating: 3 stars
187 Monroe Avenue North West
Grand Rapids
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Hampton Inn Grand Rapids-North
Rating: 3 stars
500 Center Dr. NW
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Sleep Inn & Suites
Rating: 2 stars
4284 29th Street, SE
Grand Rapids
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Grand Rapids
Rating: 3 stars
3930 Stahl Drive SE
Grand Rapids
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Grand Rapids Airport, MI
Rating: 3 stars
5399 28th Street
Grand Rapids
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Hampton Inn - Suites Grand Rapids-Airport 28th St
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5200 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids
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Homewood Suites By Hilton Grand Rapids
Rating: 3 stars
3920 Stahl Drive SE
Grand Rapids
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Red Roof Inn Grand Rapids
Rating: 2 stars
5131 East 28th St
Grand Rapids
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Holiday Inn GRAND RAPIDS DOWNTOWN
Rating: 3 stars
310 PEARL STREET NW
Grand Rapids
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Econo Lodge & Suites
Rating: 2 stars
2985 Kraft Avenue Southeast
Grand Rapids
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Baymont Inn & Suites Grand Rapids SW/Byron Center
Rating: 3 stars
8282 Pfeiffer Farms Drive
Grand Rapids
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Baymont Inn & Suites Grand Rapids Airport
Rating: 2 stars
2873 Kraft Avenue SE
Grand Rapids
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Crowne Plaza GRAND RAPIDS - AIRPORT
Rating: 4 stars
5700 EAST 28TH STREET SE
Grand Rapids
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites GRAND RAPIDS AIRPORT
Rating: 3 stars
5401 28TH STREET COURT SOUTHEAST
Grand Rapids
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites GRAND RAPIDS - SOUTH
Rating: 3 stars
6569 CLAY AVENUE SW
Grand Rapids
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SpringHill Suites Grand Rapids North
Rating: 3 stars
450 Center Drive
Grand Rapids
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BEST WESTERN Hospitality Hotel & Suites
Rating: 2 stars
5500 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids
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Super 8 Grand Rapids Airport
Rating: 1 stars
4855 28th Street SE
Grand Rapids
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Staybridge Suites GRAND RAPIDS-KENTWOOD
Rating: 3 stars
3000 LAKE EASTBROOK BLVD
Grand Rapids
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Americas Best Inns-Grand Rapids
Rating: 3 stars
35 28th Street SW
Grand Rapids
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Candlewood Suites CASCADE
Rating: 3 stars
5357 28TH STREET COURT SE
Grand Rapids
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