Arts and Eats Tour
Date: October 15, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Location: Visit www.ArtsAndEats.org for addresses and a map of all tour sites
Contact: Mariel Borgman 269-353-1552, firstname.lastname@example.org or Garrett Zeigler 616-608-7436, email@example.com
Arts and Eats is a free, self-guided driving tour of Allegan, Barry and Kalamazoo Counties and the surrounding rural region. You will have the opportunity to visit with local artisans in their studios, see working farms featuring specialty food crops, fiber, and heritage animals, and dine on local cuisine from the area’s many cafes, restaurants, and breweries. Visit www.ArtsAndEats.org for more details and pick up free a tour map and guide from one of the following locations: • Any participating tour stop • MSU Extension at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market • Kalamazoo County MSU Extension office • Calhoun County MSU Extension office • Barry County MSU Extension office • Pedal Bike Shop in Kalamazoo and Portage • Team Active Bike Shop in Battle Creek The fifth annual Arts and Eats Tour kicks off on Friday, October 16th at select eateries and continues with farms, art galleries, and more great food on Saturday, October 17th and Sunday October, 18th. The Arts and Eats tour raises awareness of, and appreciation for, the region’s human and natural resources and reminds us about the benefits of buying and consuming locally grown foods and supporting Michigan artists and makers.