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January, 2017

  • 12 January

    Things to Do (Jan. 13 – 19)

    The Traverse City Summer Microbrew & Music Festival, runs Aug. 11-12 at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons.

    Even though the weather might make you want to stay home, there are plenty of great events available if you are willing to venture out! Check out our list and see what you think might be worth putting your coat and boots on for. See you on the radio! Big ...

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  • 5 January

    Things to Do (Jan. 6 – 12)

    Beautiful The Carole King Musical wraps up Jan. 8 at Fisher Theatre in Detroit, and plays Jan. 10-15 at The Wharton Center in East Lansing.

    The holidays have passed, and here we are into the new year!  Welcome 2017! If it is your resolution to get out and experience more this year, check out our list and see if any of these options sound like fun.  See you on the radio! Christmas and Holiday Traditions ...

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  • 3 January

    Beer of the Year? John and Amy each make their picks!

    Batch Brewing Co. and Stormcloud Brewing were each selected as BTM's Beer of the Year.

    Happy New Year! Every week on their radio show “Behind the Mitten,” John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman offer a “Beer of the Week.” Well, as they were winding down 2016 and preparing for 2017, John and Amy each selected a “Beer of the Year!” Can you predict their choices? Obviously, ...

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December, 2016

  • 30 December

    Champagne vs. Sparkling Wine: John and Amy co-host West Michigan Live on WOOD Radio

    John Gonzalez, Peter Marantette and Amy Sherman.

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI — John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman filled in on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, for Justin Barclay on WOOD Radio’s “West Michigan Live.” John and Amy brought in several friends, and even explored the difference between Champagne and Sparking Wine. They also ran down some things to do ...

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  • 29 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 30 – Jan. 5)

    Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World continues through Jan. 8 at Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids.

    As we wrap up 2016 and move on to 2017, we are so grateful for all of our listeners across the state!  We appreciate your continued support of Behind The Mitten. If you are looking for something special to do, check out our list for ideas. All the best to ...

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  • 29 December

    Want to Tour Grand Rapids Breweries on New Year’s Eve?

    John Gonzalez, Scott Schultz and Amy Sherman.

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Looking for something a little different this New Year’s Eve? Grand Rapids Beer Tours is offering a chance to go behind the scenes of some of the best Grand Rapids breweries around. These customized tours give enthusiasts a private tour, transportation and, of course, beer samples at ...

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  • 22 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 23 – 29)

    A Christmas Story The Musical is presented by Broadway Grand Rapids Dec. 27-30 at DeVos Performance Hall.

    And Christmas is upon us! Enjoy your weekend, hopefully full of family and friends. We will still be Behind The Mitten, so check us out if have a chance. Looking for some fun activities to share with those you love? Check out our list and see if any of these ...

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  • 15 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 16 – 22)

    Free Skiing Weekend is Dec. 16-18 at Treetops Resort in Gaylord.

    Looking for a fun event to attend this holiday season? Here’s our list, check it twice. You might see something you will find nice! See you Behind The Mitten! Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown!, Oct. 29-Jan.; Grand Rapids Public Museum; www.grpm.org North Pole Express Steam Train Excursions, Dec. 16, 17, 18; ...

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  • 8 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 9 – 15)

    Cirque Du Soleil performs OVO at the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids Dec. 14-18

    Looking for some good Holiday fun? Check out our list to see what fits into your busy schedule. Thanks as always for listening to Behind The Mitten! Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown!, Oct. 29-Jan.; Grand Rapids Public Museum; www.grpm.org Little House Christmas at Plum Creek, Nov. 17 – Dec. 10; Master ...

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  • 1 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 2 – 8)

    The Nutcracker is being performed throughout the state. Check our list for dates and times.

    Welcome to the Holiday season! Be sure to catch all of the fun Behind The Mitten! If you are looking for some family fun or date night ideas, check our our list of ideas. And, as always, thanks for joining us on Behind The Mitten! Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown!, Oct. ...

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