Pick up your 2022/2023 Makers Trail Flight Crew Passport starting this September! Then, taste your way through Berrien County visiting over 40 local wineries, breweries, cideries and distilleries between then and May 2023. The more you visit, the more Passport stamps you can collect, the more rewards you can earn. Traveling the Makers Trail is fun, relaxing and a great way to find favorite craft beverages. Until then, still visit the Makers. There's no reason not to!
Map out your flight path using the Makers Trail Guide or our free app from the App Store. Printed maps will be available at participating hotels and Makers Trail locations. Then, start visiting each location. Each destination has a distinct personality and serves specialties to showcase each maker�s craftsmanship. Order a flight so you can taste more!
Collect a total of 10 different Makers Trail stamps.
Collect a total of 20 different Makers Trail stamps.
Collect a total of 30 different Makers Trail stamps.
Complete any level and stay at least one night at a participating hotel to earn a Makers Trail 24 oz. stainless steel YETI® Rambler Mug. It’s tall, has an easy-to-hold handle and it’s insulated so cold beverages stay cold (great for Makers Trail craft beers, by the way) and hot beverages stay hot to the last sip.
Each year, we are giving away FIVE Grand Prizes. Each FLIGHT CREW ALL-INCLUSIVE LAYOVER package includes two nights (double occupancy) in a participating hotel in Benton Harbor, St. Joseph or Stevensville. You also will receive gift certificates that can be used at area restaurants, Makers Trail destinations and more.
1. Complete levels 1, 2 & 3 by collecting stamps from 30 different Makers Trail locations.
2. Stay at least one night in a participating hotel, and turn in a hotel receipt from your stay. The name on the hotel receipt and passport must match. Find receipt details in the official rules.
3. Submit your Passport with a completed Claim Ticket to the Southwestern Michigan Tourist Council for validation.
You will automatically be entered into the Grand Prize drawing.