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MICROBREWERY MUG CLUBS


Enjoy deals on beer plus other perks by pledging allegiance to your favorite brewery. Here’s a look at 14 popular clubs offered by West Michigan’s brewpubs:


ARCADIA BREWING CO. — Battle Creek arcadiaales.com, (269) 963-9690


B.O.B’S BREWERY — Grand Rapids thebob.com, (616) 356-2000


BREWERY VIVANT — Grand Rapids breweryvivant.com, (616) 719-1604


DARK HORSE BREWING CO. — Marshall darkhorsebrewery.com, (269) 781-9940


FOUNDERS BREWING CO. — Grand Rapids foundersbrewing.com, (616) 776-2182


NEW HOLLAND BREWING CO. — Holland newhollandbrew.com, (616) 355-6422


ODD SIDE ALES — Grand Haven oddsideales.com, (616) 935-7326


OLD BOYS BREWHOUSE — Spring Lake (616) 850-9950


OLD HAT BREWERY & GRILL — Lawton oldhatbeer.com, (269) 624-6445


PAW PAW BREWING CO. — Paw Paw pawpawbrewing.com, (269) 415-0145


THE DEALIO


25 oz. mug for the price of 20 oz. glass. Every sixth beer $1. Priority for event invitations and discounts.


$1 house brews and $2 growlers on Thursdays. $2 select drafts anywhere in the B.O.B. 20 percent off food Sun.-Thurs.


$1 off beer every day, $2 off on growlers and $2 off beer on Tuesdays.


Handmade mug at 6-10 oz. more than the normal mug, fills for $.25 more than regular fill.


$1 off pints, $2 off pints on Wed. $2 off growlers and discounted events.


$1 off beers and free growler with renewal.


$3 pours, $2.50 on Wednesday, $3.50 off $13.50 growlers and $5 off $20 growlers.


20 oz. drafts for 16 oz. price, $1 off mug fills during hoppy hour and $2 off pitchers and growlers.


20 oz. drafts at 16 oz. prices every day. 20 oz. drafts at 12 oz. prices on Wednesday. Discounted entry into shows and free buffet at annual Mug Club appreciation night.


Level 1: $.50 off all pours, 10 percent off merchandise. Level 2: $1 off pours on Wednesday and Thursday. $.50 off pours every day. 15% off merch and $1 off growlers. Level 3: $1 off pours, 15 percent off merchandise and $2 off growlers


RIGHT BRAIN BREWERY — Traverse City rightbrainbrewery.com, (877) 944-BEER


SAUGATUCK BREWING CO. — Saugatuck saugatuckbrewing.com, (269) 857-7222


SCHMOHZ BREWING CO. — Grand Rapids schmohz.com, (616) 949-0860


Right Brain Brewery’s mug club wall. PHOTO: Michigan Beer Blog


WALDORFF BREWPUB — Hastings waldorffbrewpub.com, (269) 945-4400


Official RBB Member hat, mug and ID card. $9.50 growler refills, $5.50 22 oz. mug refills ($3.75 during Happy Hour, excluding premium beers), $4.50 18 oz. pint fills, 25% merchandise and keg discount.


$.50 off pints and wine at all times, $2 off growlers every day, discounts off merchandise and mug club appreciation events.


$.75 off pints, $.50 off growler, $3 off pony kegs and $10 off half-barrels.


Free growler, t-shirt and hat. Discounted 25 oz. pours. $2 off growler fills. Monthly food specials.


COST


$30 lifetime membership.


$25 annual membership.


$45 annual membership.


$46 lifetime membership.


$60 annual membership plus $5 extra for mug etching (optional).


$45 initial membership, $40 renewal.


$75 membership fee, $50 renewal fee.


$50 annual membership.


$35 to join, $10 annual fee after first year.


1: $40 initial, $10 renewal. 2: $75 initial, $20 renewal. 3: $100 initial, $30 renewal.


$225 lifetime membership.


$60 initial cost for individual, $20 to renew. $100 for family (2), and $35 to renew.


$40 annual membership


$50 lifetime membership.


Take a Flight


/ BY DOMINICK ANGEL AND MELANIE HUHN


Add a little variety to your sipping — order a beer flight. Depending on where you go, you can taste anywhere from three to 10 to satisfy your taste buds.


Bell’s Brewing Co. Bell’s flight consists of six five-ounce samples of your choice for $12. Specialty beers cost an extra dollar per sample. 355 East Kalamazoo Ave., Kalamazoo / bellsbeer.com, (269) 382-2332


Founders Brewing Company The brewery offers a build-your-own flight — choose as many as you can handle. The pricing for the four-ounce sample varies: any year-round beer is $1.50; seasonal brews run


$2.75; specialty beers are $3. 235 Grandville Ave. SW, Grand Rapids / foundersbrewing.com, (616)-776-1195


Graydon’s Crossing Graydon’s offers flights of three, five or 10 of the beers of your choice. The more samples you order, the more money you save — so drink up! 1223 Plainfield Ave. NE, Grand Rapids / graydonscrossing.com, (616) 726-8260


Saugatuck Brewing Company When it comes to venturing out in the beer realm, Saugatuck Brewing encourages diversity with its affordable beer flights. 12 dollars gets you six samples at six-and-a-half ounces each. 2948 Blue Star Hwy., Douglas / sbrewing.com, (269) 857-722


Walldorff Brewpub & Bistro Sample either four or nine brews at Walldorff. For $5, you get your pick of four samples, or drop five more bucks and try all nine beers on tap. 105 E. State St., Hastings / walldorffbrew- pub.com, (269) 945-4400


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