I joined The Rocker in March of 2012 as co-host on The Rocker Morning Show. When not on the air, I enjoy long walks on the beach, milkshakes with two straws, and really bad horror movies. Other watchables on my list are British comedies and documentaries. I enjoy drinking good bourbon, knitting, staring at my cats, and volunteering at the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre.
Five Family Friendly Holiday Activities near Kalamazoo
Sure, Kalamazoo has a lot of ways to celebrate the holidays (beer), but we know that not every event is one you cam tale the kids to. Here are five great, family friendly way so celebrate the holidays in and around Kalamazoo!
You Won’t Believe The Holiday Beer Release at Boatyard in Kalamazoo
Breweries are known to release special brews for the holidays. Something that hints of Christmas cookies or peppermint mocha. But Boatyard has outdone themselves this year with The Most Extensive Christmas Beer Release Party on the Planet! There's something for every beer lover's palate.
Ulta Beauty to Take Over Old Country Buffet in Kalamazoo
Old Country Buffet on West Main in Kalamazoo closed their doors seemingly overnight. The building won't be empty for long. Ulta Beauty is renovating the space for a new location. I will forever refer to that location as The Beauty Buffet. You can totally use that. Tell your friends.
God’s Kitchen in Danger of Cancelling Annual Christmas Dinner
A donation page has been set up to help raise the remaining $3,000. If they pull this off, Christmas Dinner will go as planned on December 20th at First Baptist Church in Kalamazoo.
Annual Holiday Expo and Craft Show This Weekend
If you are feeling a little behind on the decorating, or just need to add a few more tchotchkes to your ever-growing collection, the Holiday Expo is for you.
The Little Mermaid at Civic Theatre featuring Lori Moore
The Civic has pulled out all the stops to bring this magical musical to the stage. Featuring the songs you know and love (Part of Your World, Kiss the Girl, Under the Sea) this could go down in history as a favorite holiday memory for the whole family.
Specialty Beers to Look Forward to at 2017 Craft Beer Fest
You. You lucky person, you. You thought ahead and got your Burdick VIP tickets to this year's Craft Beer Fest. That means you get to taste the specialty beers reserved just for those planners, those first-in-liners, just like you.
Four Kalamazoo Breakfast Spots that Won’t Break the Bank
Whether you're looking to break your routine, rediscover old culinary haunts, or searching for a new place to bring the family when they visit, I've got four great breakfast spots in Kalamazoo you need to check out.
Antique Kalamazoo Bottle Tells the Long Story of the City’s Beverage History
Kalamazoo has become synonymous with beer. This would be the moment where you would expect me to say, "but it wasn't always so...", and hit you with some crazy facts about Kalamazoo having been a hub for polka music, or internationally known for their wonderful overa…
5 Reasons Why You Should Never Move to Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo is a city that takes some getting used to, and, let's face it; it's not for everyone. Here are five reasons why you should not move to Kalamazoo.