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Special week celebrates craft beverages

It’s no secret that the greater Kalamazoo area has a deep well when it comes to craft breweries, distilleries and wineries, and Discover Kalamazoo is retooling its annual Kalamazoo Beer Week to highlight the area’s diverse beverage makers.

Now called Kalamazoo Craft Beverage Week 2021, the weeklong event will be held Jan. 29–Feb. 6 and will feature events that celebrate the craft beverage industry. Depending on health-and-safety restrictions at the time, the week may feature virtual and hybrid events. Patrons will be able to virtually meet the brewers, distillers and winemakers, learn about what it takes to develop their products, and achieve a greater sense of the area’s craft beverage industry. In addition, participating vendors are offering to-go packages and deals so that participants can try their products.

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