Michigan Distilled Fest In Kalamazoo – Everything You Need To Know
You learn something new every day. Today I learned that Kalamazoo will be hosting the Michigan Distilled Fest in September.
I was not clear as to what the festival entailed, so I did some research. Here is everything you need to know about this intoxicating event. First things first, get a designated driver.
When is the Michigan Distilled Fest?
Where is the Michigan Distilled Fest?
- Kalamazoo Farmers Market, located at 1204 Bank Street in Kalamazoo, MI 49001
What can I expect at the Michigan Distilled Fest?
First and foremost expect to have fun. The event will feature 20 or more craft distilleries with a variety of spirits and cocktails, food trucks, specialty food and beverage options, and live entertainment.
How much is it to attend the Michigan Distilled Fest?
- A VIP Hour (5:00 PM to -6:00 PM) includes five (5) 3-ounce batch cocktails, one handcrafted cocktail, and one food item, along with a gift bag and commemorative logoed cup for $75 per person.
- General admission tickets include five (5) 3-ounce batch cocktails for $40 per person.
- Additional tasting tickets are available for $20 (for five (5) 3-ounce samples).
Tickets can be purchased here. Please note that this is a rain or shine event and there will be no ticket refunds.
Can I bring my kids to the Michigan Distilled Fest?
No. This is a 21 years of age and up event. Regardless of your age, you must show your ID to enter.
Additional event information
A list of distillers will be made available by the end of August. I will be sure to update this post when that information is released. Featured bands and musicians will be announced after Labor Day.
Here's to eating our way through summer!