The Summer Craft Beer Festival is returning.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival is 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids, and is co-sponsored by 97.9 WGRD, Channel 95.7, 98.7 WFGR, 100.5 The River and 1410 AM The Touch.

At Summer Craft Beer Festival, enjoy samples of more than 100 beers, ciders and mead from some of the country’s best craft breweries -- currently at about four dozen confirmed and still counting!

Click on Summer Craft Beer Festival's logo for more details about the sudsy extravaganza July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids.

While many of Summer Craft Beer Festival’s participating craft breweries are from Grand Rapids -- Beer City USA -- and Michigan, others expected to take part are from Alaska, California, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Massachusetts, Montana, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont and Washington.

The complete list of participating craft brewers is available online at

In addition to the incredible selection of beer, ciders and mead, there will be music, vendors and mouth-watering food available for purchase!

The musical lineup includes:

Looking for some special treatment for Summer Craft Beer Festival? VIP tickets are $45 in advance, and $50 day of. These tickets include the chance to sample limited quantity rare brews, access into the VIP tent, a $5 food voucher and 20 sample tickets. VIP tickets are limited.

All attendees must be 21 years of age or older.

John Ball Park is located at 1300 West Fulton Street in Grand Rapids.

The Summer Craft Beer Festival website is