Traverse City Wine and Beer Events
If you were looking for an excuse to come up north to Traverse City in the month of April, we have put together a list of excuses, I mean events, that will have you booking your tour and your hotel room within the minutes immediately following reading this post.
In April, the sun returns and the events calendars fill up with exciting events of all types – yoga and beer, running and beer, music and wine – you’re sensing a theme at this point, aren’t you? Check out the list below to find the perfect compliment to your Traverse City wine and beer tour getaway!
Beer Yoga at Jolly Pumpkin – April 2nd
Yoga is best with a brew. Join Jennifer Haase from Yen Yoga & Fitness for an afternoon yoga class, followed by a cold brew from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales. The class is just $10, which gets you into class and covers your first drink. All levels are welcome and you don’t have to be a black belt in yoga to follow along. Save yourself a spot in class here.
Big Little Hero Race – NMC Campus April 15th
Need to burn off a few calories before your wine and beer tour on April 15th? Why not jog for a cause! NMC Business Students are working with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Michigan to put on a foot race to benefits at-risk youth in Northern Michigan. Runners (or walkers) can choose between a 5K, a 10K, and a one-mile fun run to raise their heart rates and money for a great cause. Bring your cape and get your winery tour warm-up in. Get yourself signed up here!
May Erlewine at Rare Bird – April 26th
Northern Michigan’s darling, May Erlewine, heads to Rare Bird Brew Pub for a mid-week performance that you really shouldn’t miss. Book your Wednesday beer and wine tour, then stop in for an evening of exceptional music, Northern Michigan charm, and an up-close experience with May herself. Rare Bird’s FB page has plenty more info on this very special event!
Short’s Brewing Company Anniversary Party- April 29th
This is the BIG one! Call us to get a ride to Bellaire for the events that brings in spring in Northern Michigan. Short’s is celebrating their thirteenth anniversary by partying in downtown Bellaire. An incredible live music line-up, paired with a tremendous atmosphere and great crowd makes these Short’s parties an event you have to experience for yourself. We’d be happy to get you and your crew there and back safe and sound – just get in touch! More party details can be found here.
There are so many more Traverse City wine and beer events happening in April, but we just don’t have room on the blog for them all. What events are bringing you to our lovely neck of the woods? Let us know in the comments! Want to find out more about our Join In Tours? Our Private Tours? Don’t be afraid to get in touch!