Celebrate a few things that make Michigan so great: beer, boats and time spent on the water. Hops and Props on the River returns to downtown Manistee on Saturday, September 15 from 2–7 p.m.

Taste your way through more than 100 beers from 35 Michigan breweries and view classic Century boats as well as new boats to get you out on the water this summer. Bring your appetite, food trucks will also be at the Northern Michigan event.

Tickets include a commemorative Hops & Props glass (approximately six ounces) and five beer samples. Additional drink tickets can be bought for $1 each.

Tickets are $25 in advance.


100Proof, 2–4 p.m.
Hannah Rose and the GravesTones, 4–7 p.m.


Arbor Brewing Company
Atwater Beer
Bee Well Meadery
Bell’s Brewery
Big Hart Brewing Co
Blake’s Hard Cider Co
Boatyard Brewing Company
Douglas Valley Winery
Ellison Brewery + Spirits
Farmhaus Cider
Founders Brewing Co
Iron Fish Distillery
Latitude 42 Brewing Company
Liberty Street Brewing Company
Loves Wines Winery of Ludington
Ludington Bay Brewing Company
The Mitten Brewing Co
Mountain Town Brewing Co
New Holland Brewing
Perrin Brewing Co
Ridge Cider Company
Right Brain Brewery
ROAK Brewing Co
Rochester Mills Beer Co
Saugatuck Brewing Company
Short’s Brewing Company
Starving Artist Brewing Co
Stormcloud Brewing Company
Tapistry Brewing
Uncle John’s Hard Cider
Virtue Cider

Northern Michigan Events