Building Bridges in West Michigan at Local First’s Fork Fest

Supporting local means building bridges between business and consumer. It's community. It's sustainability. Our philosophy, here at Eat Local West Michigan; eating local involves connecting local food sources in West Michigan with the local communities.  Bringing more awareness to our neighbors and their families on what is available in our communities when it comes time … Continue reading Building Bridges in West Michigan at Local First’s Fork Fest

56th Annual Boyne City National Morel Mushroom Festival

  The 56th Annual National Morel Mushroom Festival is held May 12-15 with most events centered around Veterans Park on the waterfront in Boyne City. Carnival rides and a craft show are held daily. Visit morelfest.com for the complete schedule and advance registration for the various events. Some of the highlights are: > A Craft Beer Block Party with 20 … Continue reading 56th Annual Boyne City National Morel Mushroom Festival

Are you ready for the 6th Annual Michigan Winter Beer Festival?

No doubt about it, the Winter Beer Festival is growing in popularity each year. (Is it any wonder, with the great beer that we produce here in West Michigan?) If you are lucky enough to be one of the 5400 who have tickets to the event on February 26, head over to The Mash to … Continue reading Are you ready for the 6th Annual Michigan Winter Beer Festival?