Bayview Mackinac Race event info; how to follow the race live online
Heading to this year’s Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race?
Here’s a look at the events we have planned leading up to launch as part of Port Huron Boat Week.
Bell's and Bocce Ball: Casey's Pizza and Subs, 6 p.m.
Casey's is kicking off Port Huron's Boat Week with an evening filled with Bell's beer and bocce ball. Compete against the Bell's rep for a chance to win some great prizes.
Bell's on the Patio: Vintage Tavern, 7 p.m.
Enjoy some delicious Bell's beers and the amazing view from Vintage's roof top deck. Beer list: Hopsoulution DIPA, Oberon, Two Hearted Ale, Debs' Red and Wedding Ale.
Bell's Night: Lynch's Tavern, 5 p.m.
Enjoy the Blue Water Fest parade and a Bell's Beer from the air conditioned comfort of Lynch's. Beer list: Amber Ale, Hopsoulution DIPA, Oberon, Two Hearted Ale, Roundhouse IRA, Mercurial, Baron von Nordwestlich and Baroness von Nordwestlich.
Special Tap Feature: Fuel Wood-fire Grill, 5 p.m.
Beat the heat! Enjoy a view of the Blue Water Fest parade from inside Fuel with a tasty Bell's beer in hand. The beer list: Hopsoulution DIPA, Lager Beer, Oarsman Ale, Oberon, Two Hearted Ale, Roundhouse IRA, Baron von Nordwestlich, Baroness von Nordwestlich and a firkin of Amber Ale.
Beer Tent: Port Huron Yacht Club
The Port Huron Yacht Club will feature a Bell's beer tent for two nights during Boat Week. Come for the beer, the boats, and the view. There will also be live entertainment both nights. Thursday’s event starts at 5 p.m. and goes until midnight. Our Friday event starts at 7:30 p.m. and goes until midnight.
First look at next 3 Bell’s beers to be released in cans
Following the successful launch of Two Hearted and Oberon Ale in 16 oz. 4-packs, we are proud to announce and share the look of the rest of our seasonal lineup in cans.
Best Brown Ale, Winter White and Smitten Golden Rye Ale will be available in cans for the first time later this year and early next year.
All three seasonal beers will continue to be available on draft and in both 6-pack and 12-pack bottles.
“We love being able to offer these brands in both cans and glass to suit the various lifestyles of our customers and fans,” said Laura Bell, Bell’s Vice President.
Best Brown Ale will be Bell’s third can offering and will be available along with bottles and on draft beginning around Labor Day. All three seasonal beers will be available in the same 16 oz. 4-packs.
Cans of Winter White will be released in November and Smitten will return in February.
Two Hearted Ale ranked No. 2 Best Beer in America for the fifth year in a row
For the 5thyear in a row, Two Hearted Ale has claimed the No. 2 spot on list.
The magazine annually asks its readers to share their favorite beers that are commercially available in the United States.
Hopslam also maintained its No. 4 spot for the second year.
Bell’s was also ranked second behind Russian River Brewing Co. in the Brewery Rankings category and tied for sixth in Best Portfolio.