When? Saturday, June 16, 2012
With the help of area sponsors, admission to the street party was free as an anniversary present to the community that has made it all possible!
Michigan Cookout: Noon to 4pm
Celebrate Michigan’s vibrant culture of food and drink we’re fortunate to be part of!
Salt n’ Pepper Savory Grill and Pub
Thanks to Chef Micky Johnson!
Thanks to Chef Drew Turnipseed!
The Vander Mill
Thanks to Chef Lucas Grille!
New Holland Restaurant and Pub
Thanks to Chef Len Towne and Steve Roberts!
Beer, Spirits and Cheese Smackdown – 2:00pm
Congrats to New Holland’s Beer Captain Joel Armato who took home the win at this year’s Beer, Spirits and Cheese Smackdown!! A huge thanks to Evergreen Lane Farm and Creamery for supplying the cheese. See you next time!
Cocktail Demo – 3:00pm
Thanks to New Holland’s Spirits Captain Rich Blair for provided us with three delicious classic cocktails and sharing his expertise in the art of cocktail making!
We would like to thank the Daredevil Circus!!! As Alice in Wonderland characters, they performed dramatic circus-like acts throughout the day! The Daredevil Circus is proud to be bringing circus life and education to the city of Grand Rapids!! Through circus, they “hope to inspire and promote diversity, fitness, and for families to share in something real!”
Meet the Mad Hatter Artist
The Hatter family artwork seen today was created by artist Kyle Bice. A huge thanks to Kyle and his wife, Natanya, for attending this year’s party and signing prints!!!
Our amazing birthday cake was provided by Mirabella Confections out of Grand Rapids. This cake blew our minds! Ya’ll really did an excellent job!!
LIVE MUSIC LINE UP:
Steppin’ In It -6pm
The Dynamites feat. Charles Walker -8pm
Laith Al-Saadi -11pm
*Thanks to all of our bands- the day was awesome and we couldn’t have done it without these amazing performances!
Thanks for helping to make our 15th Anniversary one to remember! View/download your favorite photos here and be sure to visit our New Holland Brewing Restaurant and Pub Facebook Event Album to tag yourself in even more photos. Cheers!