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Grab your friends and join us! Breweries, cideries, meaderies, and wineries will have their craft brews on tap, great music will be performed, delicious local food served from food trucks will tempt your taste buds, and thousands of other craft brew and music lovers will join you amidst a cozy winter weekend in Traverse City.



Read more about the second half of this year's Winter Microbrew & MUSIC Festival here.

Pull on your liquid long johns! Cold weather, snow, and the Eighth Annual Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival are coming to downtown Traverse City. The annual brew lover’s event will take place at the corner of Grandview Parkway and Union Street on February 11, 2017.

Porterhouse Presents invites brew gurus, lovers of craft beer, wine, cider and mead, and lovers of great music to celebrate with us under heated tents and beside roaring bonfires. The winter festival will feature over 50 craft breweries from around the state, 200+ flavors of brews, wines, ciders and meads, acclaimed live musical acts, local food vendors, silent disco, and snow forts. Early Bird doors will open at 3PM and general admission doors at 4PM. Festivities will last until 10PM.

Kyle Hollingworth Band and The Nth Power will headline and be supported by Joshua Davis Trio, The Mainstays, Lucas Paul Band, The Change featuring Grammy winner Peter "Madcat" Ruth on harmonica, Roosevelt Diggs, Charlie Millard Band, Brotha James, Jack Pine, Deep Blue Water Samba, and more to be announced in the coming weeks. The Silent Disco tent will be rockin’ with several DJs, including Traverse City’s own DJ DomiNate.

Featuring the following brands:

Arbor Brewing Company, Arcadia Ales, Ascension Brewing Company, Atwater Brewery, Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits, Bell's Brewery, Burnt Marshmallow Brewing, Brewery Ferment, Dark Horse Brewing Co., Dragonmead Brewery, Draught Horse Brewery, Filling Station, Founders Brewing Co., Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery, Great Lakes Brewing Company, Jolly Pumpkin Brewery, Kuhnhenn Brewing Co., Lagunitas Brewing Co, Latitude 42 Brewing Co., Monkey Fist Brewing Co., Mountain Town Brewing Company, New Belgium Brewing, New Holland Brewing Co., Nickel Brook Brewing Co., North Peak Brewing Company, Odd Side Ales, Petoskey Brewing, Railtown Brewing Co., Roak Brewing Co. Saugatuck Brewing Company, Shipyard Brewing Co., Short's Brewing Company, Stormcloud Brewing Company, Tapistry Brewing, and The Mitten Brewing Co.!

Wine, Cider and Mead:
Bonobo Winery, Soul Squeeze Cellars, St. Ambrose Cellars, Starcut Ciders and Uncle John's Hard Cider!

Sam Porter, owner of Porterhouse Presents, is looking forward to welcoming thousands of locals and visitors into downtown Traverse City and providing a burst of energy to restaurants, bars, and hotels during a cold, snowy week in February. “Our winter version of this festival is a blast. It’s always such a pleasure to see so many good folks come together to celebrate our community, dance, huddle around glowing bonfires, share stories and smiles, and raise a toast to the seasons of northern Michigan.”

On November 18, general admission tickets will be available for $45 in advance (price will rise at the door). Tickets include all festival entertainment, musical acts, commemorative tasting glass and five drink tokens.

Brew Guru and Early Bird Ticket have sold out! Thank you!

Tickets can be purchased online at www.microbrewandmusic.com or www.mynorthtickets.com. Attendees are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets in advance, as the festival has sold out the past 7 years. Ticket buyers must be at least 21 years old.

Complete festival details, ticket information and announcements can be found online at www.microbrewandmusic.com and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/microbrewandmusic.

The Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival is presented by Porterhouse Presents with additional support from Michigan brewers, Michigan artists and community volunteers. 100% of proceeds from the alcohol at the festival benefit regional nonprofits supporting programs from Food Banks to youth empowerment and sustainable market. Porterhouse Presents is dedicated to supporting local businesses and creating year-round events that promote and sustain local food, beer, wine, arts, merchants, businesses, and organizations.

This is an entertainment event that will happen rain or shine. No refunds will be issued. Exchanges may be made only for ticket upgrades.

If you select to have your tickets mailed, we will begin mailing in December.

If you selected to pick your tickets up at the MyNorth office (125 Park St) they are available anytime. They are open M-F (9am-5pm). If you are not able to pick them up before the festival, they will be available at the will call booth at the main gate, the day of the festival.

*Please e-mail [email protected] or [email protected] if you would like to add an authorized person to pick up your tickets at the MyNorth office.


Because our product is an entertainment experience, we do not offer refunds on tickets.

If unforeseen circumstances force us to cancel an event, we will refund your ticket price (less any fees) in the same manner that you purchased the ticket. For example, if you purchased the ticket using your VISA card, we will refund the same credit card.

For more information visit http://microbrewandmusic.com/

Microbrew / Wristband Information: (231) 943-2929 or [email protected] If you elected to have your tickets mailed, but don't receive them or receive the wrong thing, please contact the number above.

Ticket Purchasing: (800) 836-0717

Venue Information

Downtown Traverse City

Traverse City, MI 49684

Organizer Information

Mount Mancelona

2497 Ski Run Road
Mancelona, MI 49659

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