Beards Brewery celebrated its third anniversary on Saturday with a special Three Years of Beards event. In its first three years, Beards has established itself within the Petoskey community and has grown intentionally with compassion and careful consideration.
Founders Peter Manthei and Ben Slocum started with a small one-barrel system and a quaint downtown location. Now, three years later, Beards is brewing with a 15-barrel system in a production facility in Charlevoix and has created a unique atmosphere in which the community is embraced and celebrated.
“We are intentionally working with the community and don’t just want to be a business,” said Manthei.
Three Years of Beards celebrated these successes as well as its sense of community. The event featured specials and surprises throughout the day. A commemorative t-shirt was available, as well as surprise movie posters featuring the Beards’ brewers. Happy’s Taco Shop served a delicious selection of tacos throughout the evening, and Be
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