GR International Wine, Beer, and Food Festival


Grand Rapids — DeVos Place will be hosting the 10th Annual Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival on Thursday, November 16 (5-10pm), Friday, November 17 (4-10pm), and Saturday, November 18 (1-10pm). 


Now in its 10th year, this festival has established itself as Michigan’s premier tasting event, measured by 1,600 wines, beers, ciders and spirits. From the connoisseur who lives and breathes for the finer things in life to the novice looking for an introduction to the world of food and spirits, this Festival will deliver a grand experience that is sure to please every palette.


Savor the finest culinary experience in the Midwest during this annual pre-holiday celebration. Drawing more than 18,000 people—from the novice looking for an introduction to the world of epicurean culture to the connoisseur who appreciates the finest things in life—this is the weekend to gather for an ultimate pre-holiday experience. This event features an enhanced elite wine collection, the vineyard, beer city station, cider row, flavored malt beverages, Growers’ champagne flights, pairings, ultimate dining opportunities, RendezBREW, seminars & workshops, and more!


*Attendance at this festival is for those 21 years of age and older. ID is required for admittance.

COST: $15 – Thursday (and advanced ticket sales for Friday & Saturday); $20 – Friday & Saturday


3-Day Pass: At $40, this option allows admission each day of the Festival and is intended for those who want to get the most out of their tasting experience. Online sales end Thursday, Nov. 16 at 5pm (Box Office sales for the pass end at 10pmon Thursday, Nov. 16).


Food and beverage samples require varied amounts of sampling tickets of 50-cent denominations (sold at the Festival). We suggest guests start with at least $20 worth of tasting tickets.

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