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Upcoming Events

Scroll down for tap events & tastings all over michigan!  #keepeventscurious

RIGHT BRAIN events:  


RESCHEDULED: The chief + RIGHT BRAIN brewery GOLF outing @ the chief GOLF COURSE - sept 28

Join Right Brain Brewery for golf and fun at The Chief in Bellaire. Call The Chief to register: 231-533-9000
$50 per player includes range balls, hot dog and chips at the turn, and a smoked meat dinner following golf!
Get in on your calendar and get practicing. The Chief is tough!
Friday, Sept 28th 10 AM shotgun start. Limited spots available. Sign-up: 231-533-9000


Come on out to gorgeous Grandview Golf Club for golf and fun with Right Brain Brewery beers on tap.  It's a big hole tournament, so plan to be challenged on the fairways and then make huge putts! Call Grandview to register: 231-258-3244
Sunday, Sept 29th 9:30 registration 10:30 AM shotgun start. Limited spots available.
Sign-up: 231-258-3244

LIVE HIP HOP @ RIght BRain BRewery: lady ace boogie + dj skin kwon doe & special guests @ Right Brain Pub - oct 4

DJ Skin Kwon Doe throws down hip hop beats.  Lady Ace Boogie spits rhymes. You dance like nothing else matters. Heard?  Check out the full line-up and be here:

Lady Ace Boogie (Grand Rapids)
performing with Dean Martian (DJ) and Orlando James (Drums)

Skin Kwon Doe (Traverse City)

Mr. Markus (Traverse City)

Along with DJs:
Marshall Law & DJ Zeb K

Hosted By: Fritzo and Dam Shiddy (South of the Straits Podcast)

October 4th   Doors @ 9:00 PM Needle drops @ 9:30  21+ only  NO COVER   

VINYL RECORD SHOW @ Right Brain Pub - OCT 5

Vinyl-heads and lovers of all things analog, be here. Dig for quality vinyl records! The good folks at RPM Records in Traverse City and some out-of-town record dealers will be set up in the pub. This show brings a huge variety of vinyl to town! Vintage audio equipment also for sale. Shop for records, get some beer, maybe pick up some new speakers and a new receiver! Free!

October 5th, 2019   11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

mitten love fundraiser w/ k. jones & the benzie playboys! @ Right Brain pub - oct 12, 2019

Dance your a** off with K. Jones & The Benzie Playboys to help raise funds for Mitten Love Group and its medical mission trip to the Phillipines. Rad silent auction; last call for bids @ 9:30 PM. More info TBD. Suggested donation.  Bring cash $ to support this great cause!

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 6-11 PM

METAL NIGHT @ RIGHT BRAIN BREWERY @ Right Brain Pub - oct 26

The metal scene has a new home at Right Brain. Be prepared to shred. 3 bands. All metal. Here's the full line-up:



The Glorious Dead

October 26th Doors @ 9:00 PM  21+ only  NO COVER 


Pig Porter is on the way!  The release is 11.2.2019.  We'll package a limited quanitity for purchase, no limit, while supplies last.  AND we're roasting a pig and bringing out all the fixins.  $20 all you can eat Pig Roast.  All day, while the pork holds out.  More details TBD.
Saturday, Nov 2   12:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Why be normal? Join us for everything you love about classic pub trivia, but get ready to compete against teams in cranium-inspired games, physical challenges, and more! Winners receive a prize, and have the honor of taking home the 2019 Trivia Trophy for the week.  Keep Fun Curious.

Thursdays   8:00 PM - 9:00 PM for summer

EVERY TUESDAY: BINGO, B*TCH @ Right brain pub

Music bingo on Tuesdays! Bingo, B*tch! is a brand new music-based trivia game in our pub. You know how to play Bingo, right? Well, same concept! Mostly. All Bingo cards will have songs and artists. We play a clip of the song. You have to identify, and mark on the card. When you get a Bingo, you yell BINGO, B*TCH! It's easy, it's fun, and it's perfect for lovers of music trivia!
Tuesdays   8:00 PM - 9:00 PM

PUTTING FOR PINTS @ Right Brain Pub every 3rd wednesday  - Fundraiser for northwoods disc chuckers 

Come help support local disc golf! Join us for putting and beers! A basket will be set up to learn how to play disc golf, as well as for a putting contest. $2 per turn gets you $1 off a pint, a sticker, and a chance to win CA$H! $1 of every entry will go towards the construction and maintenance of your local disc golf courses. The remaining $1 of entry will go towards payouts.

3rd Wednesday 6:30 - 9:00 PM   Starting Oct. 16, 2019

TAPROOM TAROT @ Right Brain Pub  EVERY 3rd Friday

Sarah and Source present Taproom Tarot mini-readings in the pub. All the star babies will be illuminated. Watch for dates soon.

3rd Friday   5:00 - 11:00 PM

Lularoe samantha jo @ Right Brain Pub  3rd Friday of each month

Make sure to pop in and browse this awesome pop up shop we host every month! Samantha Jo always brings the best leggings, dresses, and skirts (with pockets)!

3rd Friday    4:00 - 6:00 PM



Coming soon...

78 sunday @ Right Brain Pub

We spin classic music at 78 rpm from original shellac records, one Sunday a month. What's shellac? Come, listen, and find out. Dancers welcome. This ain't no streaming service; no MP3s allowed. Experience true analog music in a variety of genres from the 1920's through the 1950's.

Dates TBD   Select Sundays   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

12th ANNIVERSARY - Jan. 25, 2020 ! @ Right Brain pub

Stay tuned! Better yet, sign up for our email newsletter and stay up to date with all the curious happenings.

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 12 NOON - 12 MIDNIGHT




PAST EVENTs ... we hope you were here to enjoy!

EARS & BEERS for DAVID & ELOISE @ Right Brain Pub - aug 28, 2019

Join us for Hall Farms street corn, live music, a corn hole tournament, silent auction -- and beers, of course! A portion of proceeds go to David & his partner Eloise, who is suffering complications from an inoperable brain tumor. These incredibly kind people need our help. It's going to be a great time for an amazing cause. Bring cash donations! Don't miss out!


CORN HOLE TOURNAMENT: 6:00 - 8:00 PM Limited spots available. Get here early. Mug Club Memeberships up for grabs!

EARS & BEER TICKET: $10 at the door (2 ears + 1 beer)

Aug 28, 2019 5:00 - 9:00 PM

off-site events: featuring RIGHT BRAIN beer

  • sep 21: hops & props (manistee)

  • sep 21: sunrise suds (alpena)

  • sep 27: serafino's (richland)

  • sep 27: the Horse's mouth (belding)

  • Sep 27: chateau de vin (rochester hills)

  • oct 5: skitoberfest (boyne mountain)

  • OCT 18: RISHI'S international Beverage (GRAND RAPIDS) 

  • oct 25-26: michigan brewers guild detroit fall beer fest (eastern market)

  • nov 9: great beerd run (acme)

  • NOV 22: siciliano's market (grand rapids)

  • NOV 29: BEverage company (traverse city)