Zombie Pub Crawl

Czar's 505 Pleasant Street, St. Joseph, MI

Search downtown St. Joe for braaaaiinnsss! And drinks and fun, of course. September 7, 2019 kicks off the first annual Zombie Pub Crawl, choreographed by the Ghostlight Theatre of Benton Harbor. Come in full costume and makeup to be entered into the contest! Prizes will be awarded once everyone gathers at Czar's, followed by a […]


Grand Haven Salmon Festival

Grand Haven Municipal Marina 101 N. Harbor Drive, Grand Haven, MI

Salmon Run 5K/10K! Art fair! Kid zone! Salmon Cook-off! Beer, Wine, & Cider tastings! Silent Auction! Grape stomp! The Grand Haven Salmon Festival is filled with so many activities for the whole family.  With event presented by local businesses such as D&W Fresh Market, Rycenga Building Center, and Sons of the American Legion, this festival […]


Green Wagon Farm Dinner

The Sovengard 443 Bridge St NW, Grand Rapids, MI

A field-to-fork experience, the Green Wagon Farm Dinner at the Sovengard is a celebration of nature's bounty during Michigan's own harvest time. Green Wagon Farm is a local, sustainable, organic farm that provides produce and plant power to the Sovengard every day. This collaboration exacerbates the hyper-local and fresh ingredients that flow from the field […]


Fest in the Southwest

Watermark Brewing Company 5781 Saint Joseph Ave, Stevensville, MI

Beers, brats, and community love! This year's Fest in the Southwest is located inside Watermark Brewing Company's own taproom and biergarten, with live music by the Chuck Jagers. Your $20 donation will supply you with two beer tokens (each good for a 16 ounce pour), a printed stein, & a brat. Proceeds will go to […]


Donut Fest Grand Rapids

B.O.B.'s Brewery 20 Monroe Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI

Doughnuts! Beer! Prizes! and more! With a portion of this year's proceeds going toward Golden Rule Charity, this is an event you don't want to miss. Enjoy beer and doughnut samples, coffee and tea samples, and help judge the doughnut contest! Test your sugar-eating skills during the doughnut eating contest, and strike a pose in […]



Inn at Harbor Shores 800 Whitwam Dr, St. Joseph

Beer, pretzels, lederhosen, oh my! Celebrate German tradition with Midwest flair. With music provided by the Rain Dogs, plenty of dancing will be had! Enjoy brats, Big Ass pretzels, and beer and cider from local breweries. Ring in Oktoberfest on the patio at the Inn! Party will be moved inside if weather is annoying.  


New Buffalo Harvest & Wine Festival

Lions Beachfront Park 612 Marquette Drive, New Buffalo, MI

Celebrate harvest time in Southwest Michigan at the 14th Annual Harvest & Wine Festival on the beach! The New Buffalo Business Association has prepared to fill your day with October-y delights in Lions Pavilion Park. Craft beers, wines, and ciders will be available for tastings and purchase, as you stroll through the tents of art […]


Barrel Aged Brew Fest

Journeyman Distillery 109 Generations Drive, Three Oaks, MI

Come participate and let your palate be the judge! Local breweries, wineries, mead & cideries will compete in a friendly competition of barrel-aged beverages for a chance to win the Golden Barrel Trophy. Benefiting the nonprofit organization Islay's Barrel, the Barrel Aged Brew Fest at Journeyman Distillery donates 100% of ticket sales towards making summer […]


Hallowine Week at Dablon Winery

Dablon Vineyards 111 W Shawnee Road, Baroda, MI

Do you really need a reason to dress up in costume and drink wine? Well if you absolutely need one, head on over to Dablon Vineyards & Tasting Room in Baroda! During the week of October 26th through October 31st, Hallowine is in full swing! Pair your luscious wine with sweet and delicious candy, come […]


El Dia de los Muertos (Day Of The Dead) Celebration 2019

The Heritage Museum & Cultural Center 601 Main Street, St Joseph, MI

Don't forget: behind every Halloween ghost, ghoul, and zombie is a regular ol' dead person. Indulge your sweet tooth and imagination for one more day as you celebrate the lives of loved ones who've stepped over to the other side at this community cultural event, Celebrando el Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), co-hosted by […]

$5 – $30

Four-Course Winter Dinner Wine Pairings At Hickory Creek Winery

Hickory Creek Winery 750 Browntown Road, Buchanan, MI

Cozy up with family and friends during Hickory Creek Winery's Winter Wine Dinner, on Friday, December 13th. Enjoy welcome wines at 6:30pm with staff, followed by a four-course dinner and wine pairing beginning at 7pm, in the private lounge. Award-winning winemaker Adam McBride has teamed up with local renowned Chef Michael Faltum, to create a […]


4th Annual Ugly Sweater Party

Watermark Brewing Company 5781 Saint Joseph Ave, Stevensville, MI

Don your ugliest sweater to benefit CASA of SWMI! On Friday, December 20th, Watermark Brewing Company is hosting their 4th Annual Ugly Sweater Party, beginning at 6pm. There is a $5 cash cover charge, and all proceeds go to Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children. CASA provides highly trained community volunteers that advocate for the […]


Brunch with Santa & his Reindeer @ Plank’s!

Plank's Tavern on the Water 800 Whitwam Drive, Benton Harbor, MI

Join Santa & his reindeer for a scrumptious holiday brunch on Saturday, December 21, from 9am- 2pm (the reindeer will be there at 10am, they like to sleep in). Plank's will offer a carving station, breakfast pastries, omelettes, waffles, fruit, pasta, salad bar, casseroles, butter roasted chicken, desserts, and more. With this beautiful menu planned […]


Tasting Room Opening @ Lake Michigan Vintners

Lake Michigan Vintners Tasting Room 2774 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI

It's Wine Time! Grand Opening! Beginning January 11th, 2020, the New Lake Michigan Vintners Tasting Room on Napier Avenue will be open Fridays and Saturdays from 12pm - 6pm. Lake Michigan Vintners is the Midwest's first commercial teaching winery, in partnership with Lake Michigan College. A farm-to-table learning experience, the new Wine & Viticulture program […]

Family Fun Day @ Round Barn Estate

Round Barn Estate 10983 Hills Rd, Baroda, MI

The first Family Fun Day of 2020 returns to Round Barn on January 12! 1pm - 5pm ! These events are dedicated to those with kids and the young-at-heart! Get everyone together and out of the house, for a day of quality family time. Stay tuned for a detailed description of the fun that they […]

Night of IPAs Beer Dinner @ Round Barn!

Round Barn Brewery & Public House 9151 First Street, Baroda, MI

New year, new brew! Join Round Barn for a delicious menu during their India Pale Ale Beer Dinner on Thursday, January 16th. Beginning at 7pm, the brewers and head chef will pair four dishes with four different beers, melding new flavors with this hoppy, bitter-noted brew. Enjoy a Brute IPA, a Black IPA, and a […]


The Undertaker Blues Band @ Watermark Brewing Co.

Watermark Brewing Company 5781 Saint Joseph Avenue, Stevensville, MI

On Friday January 17th, celebrate the reinstatement of Watermark Brewing Company in the best way -- with live blues! The Undertakers Blues Band returns to Watermark to ring in the new year and help kickoff a fantastic season. Look for new beer releases, food truck eats, and all the jump, swing, and hard blues tunes […]

8th Annual Chili Tour in St. Joe

Downtown St. Joseph Michigan 301 State st, St. Joseph, MI

Warm up downtown! On Friday, January 24th, St. Joe Today will host the 8th annual Chili Tour in downtown St. Joe. Eat your way through the winter weather from 5pm - 8pm, and vote for your favorite flavors to win!  On the day of the event, from 9am-8pm, stop by the St. Joe Today welcome […]


Chirp live @ the Livery

The Livery 190 5th street, Benton Harbor, MI

Rock out with CHIRP on Friday January 24th, at the Livery!  This progressive rock/funk and jazz-fusion band puts on super high-energy shows! All the fun forever. Chirp comes from Ann Arbor, but has been touring all over the Midwest -- in the last three years, they've performed over 200 shows. Join the crazy awesomeness for […]


5th Annual St. Joe Winter Beer Fest

The Bluff in St. Joseph Lake Blvd, Saint Joseph, MI

Brave the cold with a brew! On Saturday January 25th, St. Joe Today will host the 5th Annual Winter Beer Fest on the bluff. Tickets are $35 per person, and include your reusable sample cup and 12 drink tokens (one token = one 4-ounce sample). With over a dozen breweries, food available for purchase, music, […]


2nd Annual Golden Crockpot Challenge @ Watermark Brewing

Watermark Brewing Company 5781 Saint Joseph Ave, Stevensville, MI

THERE IS ONLY ONE RULE:  Your dish must be in a crock-pot. Think you can win? Do you have what it tastes? Bring your serving spoon, your sumptuous side dish, and your GAME FACE. During the Big Game, on Sunday February 2nd, Watermark Brewing Company is hosting their 2nd Annual Golden Crockpot Challenge, beginning at […]

Epicurean Dinner Series No. 1 @ Free Run Cellars

Free Run Cellars 10062 Burgoyne Rd, Berrien Springs

The first meal of the 2020 Epicurean Dinner Series at Free Run Cellars will begin on Friday, February 7th, at 6:30pm. Chef Ryan Thornburg will guide each diner through a delicious journey via his carefully constructed menu of fresh flavors and local ingredients. This meal introduces a Gewurztraminer to a spicy gochujang, a Meritage with […]


Valentine Wine Glass Painting

Lazy Ballerina Winery 315 State Street, St. Joseph, MI

Valentine's? More like ValenWINE'S! On Tuesday February 11th, from 5:30pm - 7pm, bring all of your guys and gals for a super fun wine glass painting party! Lazy Ballerina Winery in St. Joe is hosting this wonderful event to celebrate love! Tickets are $20 each, and you will receive two glasses to paint, and one […]


Valentine’s Day Candle Making @ Iron Shoe Distillery

Iron Shoe Distillery 3 N 3rd Street, Niles, MI

If you've never taken a candle making class from Wicked Pop Candle Co, then you haven't had the most fun ever! On Wednesday February 12th at Iron Shoe Distillery, learn about the science of candles-- the different types of wax, the elements, fragrances, and the magical art of pouring each piece. Tickets are $50 each, […]


Valentine’s Dinner @ Vineyard 2121

Vineyard 2121 4110 Red Arrow Highway, Benton Harbor, MI

Enjoy a romantic, candlelit Valentine's Day dinner at Vineyard 2121, this February 14th. For $55 per person, your meal will include a choice of entree (four from which to choose!), dinner roll + butter, soup or salad, and dessert. There will be live music, and of course, delicious wine! It is requested that tickets be […]


Valentine’s Dinner and a Show! @ the American Legion Post 85

American Legion Post 85 112 N Bluff Street, Berrien Springs, MI

Pre-sale tickets are only $17! (Tickets at the door are $19!) The American Legion Post 85 in Berrien Springs is hosting a Valentine's Dinner with Entertainment! On Saturday, February 15th, indulge in a delicious prime rib dinner, bake sale by the Auxiliary, and a post-meal show beginning at 7:30pm with Elvis Reprise, featuring his Love […]


Valentine’s Comedy Night @ the Niles Elks Club

Niles Elks 1322 Canal Street, Niles, MI

Saturday February 15th--- date night at the Niles Elks! Enjoy 90 minutes of laughter and fun for $25 per person. Two comedians will grace the stage with their best routines, just for you! Tickets include light appetizers and a dessert bar from 6:30pm - 7:30pm. The show begins at 8pm sharp, and you don't want […]


Drink it Forward: Paws & Claws for SWMichigan

Silver Harbor Brewing Co. 721 Pleasant Street, St. Joseph, MI

Drink it Forward for a great cause! A portion of the proceeds from this evenings festivities will be donated to the Humane Society of Southwest Michigan. Play cornhole in the Garden and enter your name into a raffle for a mini sport-keg system! (perfect for traveling with your favorite Silver Harbor beers!) Check back soon […]

Island Party @ Black River Tavern

Black River Tavern 403 Phoenix St, South Haven, MI

Dance out of winter hibernation and wake up the warmth! Spend the day and night at Black River Tavern in South Haven, on Saturday February 22, for their Island Party! Live music by reggae band Zion Lion starts at 8pm, and food and drink specials will be running all day long. Sign up in person […]

Harbor Shores Give Back Night — 100 Women Strong!

Plank's Tavern on the Water 800 Whitwam Drive, Benton Harbor, MI

Plank's Tavern at the Harbor Shores Inn has joined with 100 Women Strong for a night of giving. 50% of the food and beverage revenue collected from 4pm-10pm on Sunday, February 23rd, will go to 100 Women Strong, an incredible, local, non-profit organization. Run by strong women and created for strong women, this group supports […]

Hickory Creek Winemaker Dinner @ Froehlich’s

Froehlich's Kitchen & Pantry 19 N. Elm, Three Oaks, MI

Friday, February 28th, Froehlich's is hosting a fantastic evening with Adam McBride of Hickory Creek Winery; join them for a three-course dinner, paired with four delectable wines. With the wine reception beginning at 6pm and seating at 6:30, Adam will guide you through each carefully prepared course. Colleen's appetizers and entrees are highlighted perfectly by […]


Bourbon & Bacon @ Iron Shoe Distillery

Iron Shoe Distillery 3 N 3rd Street, Niles, MI

One extra day in February calls for a celebration! Iron Shoe Distillery is welcoming Leap Day with class and deliciousness: Bourbon and Bacon. On Saturday, February 29th, dine at Iron Shoe Distillery in Niles and delight in their special treats: try their Bacon-infused Old Fashioned for $10, and pair it with candied bacon!

Epicurean Dinner Series No. 2 @ Free Run Cellars

Free Run Cellars 10062 Burgoyne Rd, Berrien Springs

The second meal of the 2020 Epicurean Dinner Series at Free Run Cellars will begin on Friday, March 6th, at 6:30pm. Chef Ryan Thornburg will guide each diner through a delicious journey via his carefully constructed menu of fresh flavors and local ingredients. This meal introduces a Dry Reisling to ginger-miso chicken thighs, a Lemberger […]


Barrel-Aged Brewfest 2022

Journeyman Distillery 109 Generations Drive, Three Oaks, MI

BREWING FOR A CAUSE Journeyman Distillery's annual fundraiser features tastings of barrel-aged beverages from dozens of local breweries and mead/cideries in friendly competition for bragging rights and the coveted Golden Barrel trophy. Admission includes tasting tickets, with additional tickets available at the festival. 100% of ticket proceeds benefit Islay’s Barrel, a 501c3 nonprofit organization with […]


Food, Wine & Art Experience

Brammall Building 196 Water Street, Benton Harbor, MI

You will be greeted at the door with champagne and the welcoming sounds of Bossanova by a talented group from Chicago. You'll enjoy 30 minutes of a cultural art experience and socializing before the event activities commence.   In support of ARS Arts & Culture Center located in the heart of the Benton Harbor Arts […]


Terror at Tabor – Halloween Dance Party

Tabor Hill Winery & Restaurant 185 Mount Tabor Rd, Buchanan, MI

Terror at Tabor is turning back the clock to the glitz and glamour of the 1920s for an unforgettable Spooky Speakeasy Soirée. We invite you to join us for a glass or two of giggle water while we Foxtrot the night away in the vineyard. After all, a little party never killed nobody... Who's ready […]


Halloween Costume Party with Modern Day Drifters

Inn at Harbor Shores 800 Whitwam Dr, St. Joseph

Halloween Costume Party with Live Music! Join us for our Halloween costume party with local band, Modern Day Drifters, on Saturday, October 29th from 7:00PM-11:00PM. Costume contest with prizes such as $500 cash, Overnight stay, Plank's Tavern gift certificate, Rise & Vine gift certificate, and many other fun prizes! $20 entrance fee, purchase on event […]


Italian Fall Feast Dinner & Wine Night!

Culinary Cottage at The Market 301 Main Street, Saint Joseph, MI

It's the annual Luminary night in Down Town St. Joseph. Come join us for dinner in the kitchen at Culinary Cottage, as Chef Tara present's this fall's wonderful harvest of fruits & vegetables! This dinner will teach you how to use all those great farmer's market finds, to create great fall dishes for the upcoming […]


2nd Annual Thanksgiving Eve Flannel Party!

St. Joe Community Tap Room 301 Main Street, Saint Joseph, MI

We're back for our 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Eve Flannel Party at Community Taproom with bigger prizes, more fun, and even better drink specials!   Deck yourself from head to toe in flannel for the Best Dressed competition, and this year, take your beers out to the Social District to the NomadJax Mobile Axe Throwing Truck! […]