Category: Dining

December 2019 Brewery of the Month – Petoskey Brewing

Petoskey Brewing at 5 Bridges Pub

Petoskey Brewing Company has deep roots as a brewing business. The brewery’s home started off as the “Old Brewery” in 1898 and continued operating in that building, perfectly suited for brewing, until it closed in 1915. The building then served as a home for various retail shops and warehouses until 2012, when Patrick Dowd and […]

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Make Island Resort & Casino Your One-Stop Oasis This Winter

Find everything you need to escape the seasonal blahs under one roof. Island Resort & Casino offers delicious food, non-stop excitement and a variety of entertainment every day of the week. Let us be your holiday haven and cold-weather relief. There’s something for everyone here, all delightfully tucked inside; there’s no need to brave sub-zero […]

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Let Us Do the Cooking This Thanksgiving!

This Thanksgiving, why not be thankful for not having to cook dinner? Join us for our Annual Thanksgiving Grand Buffet being held in the Island Convention Center on Thursday, November 28nd from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM Eastern Time. Our chefs will be cooking up quite the delicious buffet, we guarantee there will be no leftovers! […]

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November 2019 Brewery of the Month – Les Cheneaux Distillers

November Brewery of the Month

Located in Cedarville, MI on the Eastern end of the Upper Peninsula, they are a Distillery and Brewery with a passion for creating beer and spirits with traditional flavors in mind. Their brews are crafted to appeal to the most seasoned craft beer connoisseur, yet grab the die-hard domestic beer lover and give them something […]

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October 2019 Brewery of the Month – Keweenaw Brewing Company

The Keweenaw Brewing Company opened in April of 2004. Located in the middle of downtown Houghton on the historic Keweenaw Peninsula of the Upper Peninsula, the KBC, as it is known to the locals, produced over 400 bbls in the first year of operation. With the goal of turning beer drinkers into craft beer lovers, […]

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September Brewery of the Month – Blackrocks Brewery

In 2010, David and Andy were looking down the barrel of economic downsizing in their industry. Looking at it as an opportunity instead of a problem, the two set out to take their basement hobby to a new level. The two agreed upon a Nano Brewery (1 BBL brewhouse). They had no idea the amount […]

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August Brewery of The Month – Alpha Michigan Brewing Company

Brewery of the Month in August

The Alpha Michigan Brewing Company was incorporated in 2017 and opened on Memorial Day weekend in 2018. They are dedicated to brewing with a purpose and support numerous community fundraiser and local businesses. The brewery is located in the former Porter School bus garage, which was later the Alpha-Mastodon Fire department garage/office, and finally, before […]

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July 2019 Brewery of the Month – Ore Dock Brewing Company

The Ore Dock Brewing Company started in the summer of 2009 during a 4,000 mile road trip across the western U.S. In their travels, they made a habit of visiting local breweries. They especially enjoyed the breweries that exhibited a clear link to their community, utilized locally produced ingredients and products and fostered local art […]

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June 2019 Brewery of the Month – Leinenkugel’s

In May 1867, the Leinenkugel Family Brewery was founded in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin by Jacob Leinenkugel. He was a family man driven by an iron work ethic, he know that his German family heritage would play an integral part of his brewery’s success. Today, the sixth generation of Leinenkugel’s continues to brew some of the […]

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May 2019 Brewery of the Month – Bells

Bells is a craft beer brewery originating in Kalamazoo, MI. For 30 years now, they have continued to grow and evolve, dedicate their mission; be fiercely independent, 100% family owned, deeply rooted to their community, be committed to the environment and brew inspired beer. Five delicious tapped Bells beers will be available exclusively at 5 […]

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