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A Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo breweries

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210 Farmers Alley
210 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, USADeparture Point: One of the designated downtown Kalamazoo bars/restaurants indicated on the website. Dates: See Availability
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    Each tour will include: – Origination at a craft beer bar/restaurant, brewery or other businesses, including Shakespeare’s Pub, Old Burdick’s Bar & Grill, Central City Tap House, HopCat-Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Beer Exchange and more – Stops at 3 featured breweries – with samples or pint at each stop – Featured Breweries: Arcadia Brewing Co. Kalamazoo, Bell’s Brewery Inc., Gonzo’s BiggDogg Brewing Co., Olde Peninsula Brewpub, Rupert’s Brew House, Tibbs Brewing Co., Brite Eyes Brewing Co., Boatyard Brewing Co. and Final Gravity Brewing Co. – Knowledgeable tour guide providing a history of Kalamazoo beer and the Michigan craft beer industry – Goody bag with local beer resources, swag, coupons and more – Registration will be either 11 a.m. or noon, depending on the origination location. Departure will be one hour after registration begins. Tours officially conclude at approximately 4 p.m. The cost is $35 per person, or $40 for guests purchasing tickets the day of the tour.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    210 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, USA
    Departure Time
    1 p.m. Saturdays (noon Saturdays when departing from HopCat-Kalamazoo)
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Snacks
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    Exclusions
    • The listed price does not include parking fees, if necessary.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 21 years
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    We had a great time doing the walking tour with John. He is extremely knowledgeable and funny! Would definitely recommend booking a tour with him.
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    Response from aricf, Owner at A Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo breweries
    Responded Oct. 21, 2019
    Thank you for your review! I'll pass your compliments on to John. We look forward to seeing you on a future tour.
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    Jonn was amazing in helping me set up a tour for me and my friends. Our guide Mike Babb was friendly, knowledgeable and fun along our 6 hour tour of the 4 breweries I chose. The staff brews were especially enjoyable at the first three stops. While the food and the Oberon at
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    Response from aricf, Owner at A Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo breweries
    Responded May 22, 2019
    Michael, Thanks for taking the time to post your kind review! We are lucky to have John and Mike as part of our team. We look forward to hosting you on a future event. Aric
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    Trevor and Jeff were amazing guides. This was actually my first trip to the Kzoo area with my best friend and we learned a lot and had a blast. We went to Arcadia, Boatyard and Bell's. Trevor gave us tips of other places to go in the evening as well. We have already booked our
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    Response from aricf, Owner at A Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo breweries
    Responded Feb. 17, 2019
    Thank you for the review. We are lucky to have tour guides like Trevor and Jeff, as well as the great breweries we do in town. Glad you had the chance to go to some of the other restaurants and/or bars in the area as well. We are looking forward to seeing you again in April!
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    We had a fabulous time on our beer tour last night. Started at Burdicks and had private coach bus us to Paw Paw Brewing Co. for tour of their new spot. Tasted beer, had behind the scenes tour, and met their great staff. Next stop was the Kalamazoo Speedway for haunted house
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    Response from Aric F, Owner at A Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo breweries
    Responded Oct. 30, 2018
    Thanks so much for joining our tour! We always enjoy the hosting our Halloween tour. Thanks for taking the time to post a review. We are looking forward to seeing you and your group on a future tour.
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    We really enjoyed the walking tour and will do it again in the future. Don't do it on a hot day, however, because there is a LOT of walking. We enjoyed the walk, and visiting the three breweries (Arcadia, Boatyard and Bells). John does an excellent job as the tour guide and I
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    Response from Aric F, Owner at A Walking Tour of downtown Kalamazoo breweries
    Responded May 28, 2018
    Robert, Thanks for taking the time to provide a review! We are lucky to have John and the rest of our guides as part of our team. We'll look forward to seeing you on a future tour...maybe GR. Aric
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    By: West Michigan Beer Tours
    56 reviews
    Mijukrka
    Sandusky,
    20
    A Great Experience
    We had a great time doing the walking tour with John. He is extremely knowledgeable and funny! Would definitely
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    michaelcQ6611YV
    Flossmoor, Illinois
    20
    Private Tour of Paw Paw/Saugatuck/Three Blonde/Bell's Brewing
    Jonn was amazing in helping me set up a tour for me and my friends. Our guide Mike Babb was friendly,
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    Melissa S
    10
    AMAZING Work Event!
    I planned a work event for 25 people. John planned the event and did an amazing job! John and Lisa were our tour
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    Sweets4197
    10
    Awesome Experience
    Trevor and Jeff were amazing guides. This was actually my first trip to the Kzoo area with my best friend and we
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    mslatina109
    Kalamazoo, Michigan
    143
    Unique and fun!
    I did the Halloween beer tour with some friends and felt I got a lot of bang for my buck. The tour organizers
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    Ingrid G
    10
    Halloween Beer Tour
    This was such a fun adventure! It was well put together and the tour director was knowledgeable and friendly. Each
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    krissylr
    Mattawan, Michigan
    3812
    Great time!
    We had a fabulous time on our beer tour last night. Started at Burdicks and had private coach bus us to Paw Paw
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    Robbieguy
    Fort Wayne, Indiana
    9039
    What a fun way to spend a day!
    We really enjoyed the walking tour and will do it again in the future. Don't do it on a hot day, however, because
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    Mckraken
    White Pigeon, Michigan
    85
    Sooo much fun and educational!
    We visit downtown Kalamazoo a number of times a year. It is a great atmosphere and so much to do. John and
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    Beau E
    10
    Fantastic Experience
    We rented a private bus for a bachelor party and it was a great decision. John set up the trip and had us picked
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    Thomas D
    Edon, Ohio
    297
    ware comfortable shoes and be ready for a fun time
    My wife and I took the Tour with John over the long 4th weekend. It was very casual and at a nice pace. The
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    jonny123456787654321
    Atlanta, Georgia
    10
    Get your 10k steps AND hoppy brews
    Very novel idea. Great to check out different size breweries from small to Bells. Well organized and a nice way to
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    Stowie78
    Grand Rapids, Michigan
    338
    Walking Beer Tour of Kalamazoo
    Loved It!!! Lots of Beer tasting and a lot of information from the Brewers on the In's and Out's of brewing craft
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    Steph879
    Fort Wayne, Indiana
    4625
    Great Tour, be ready to walk!
    We started our tour at Hop Cat, then walked to Arcardia, Boatyard, and Bell's. Hop cat is just a starting point
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    AndyKzoo
    Kalamazoo, Michigan
    5010
    Great way to spend an afternoon!
    I have done the downtown walking tour and also just did a private bus tour. The walking tour was a few years ago
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