Your Passport to
the Fun and Spirits of
The Great Lakes Bay

Exclusive Discounts at The Great Lakes Bay’s Wineries, Bars, and Restaurants For Michigan Visitors.

Drink Your Way Through Go Great Lakes Bay! Our cities of Bay City, Birch Run, Chesaning, Frankenmuth, Midland, and Saginaw are calling you to craft your perfect Pure Michigan experience with this “Drink Your Way” Trail! Craft beer, wine, and food await you… with the ultimate savings. Better yet, this passport is free of charge! So invite your friends, stay in a hotel, and enjoy everything this experience has to offer.

See what's included with the Go Great Lakes Drink Your Way Passport

  • Every day offers right from your phone
  • Valid year-round
  • Over $100 in discounts
  • Redeem at 10 locations & reach VIP status (free merchandise)

Passes Delivered Instantly To Your Phone

Area businesses interested in being a part of the Go Great Lakes Bay Passport program are encouraged to email

Included for Free with The Drink Your Way Passport

Bavarian Inn Restaurant’s Wine and Beer Shop

Come browse Michigan’s greatest selection of German beers! We also have an incredible variety of unique, unusual and privately-produced beers and wines from around the world as well as our Michigan craft beers!

What's Included

  • 10% Off Any Bottle(s) Of Our Bavarian Inn Private Label Wines

Cherry Republic

Cherry Republic's mission is the peaceful advancement of the world's greatest fruit, the Cherry.

From chocolate cherries to cherry salsa, we offer 175+ delicious products celebrating wonderful Northern Michigan cherries.

What's Included

  • Buy One Full Wine Tasting And Receive The 2nd Full Wine Tasting For Free
  • 10% off of Any Four Bottles of Wine

Frankenmuth Brewery Inc.

America’s Oldest Microbrewery and Michigan’s Original Craft Brewery! Offering award winning Ales & Lagers since 1862.

What's Included

  • $2 Off Flight

Frankenmuth FunShips

Winery and vineyard offering wine and chocolate tastings and tours on the Cass River aboard electric-powered tour boats.

What's Included

  • Buy One In-Store Tasting, Get One Free

Grape Beginnings Winery

Grape Beginnings Winery, LLC is a winery that makes all the wine onsite. We serve glasses onsite with light menu options, sell wine merchandise and bottles of wine to take home. We host open and private wine tastings and can make a batch of wine for you specifically.

What's Included

  • BOGO: Buy One Appetizer Get One Free
  • Buy A Glass Of Wine And An Appetizer For $10 Every Wednesday
  • $3.25 Glasses Of Wine Or $4.25 For Our Limited Editions Every Thursday, 4-7pm

Michigan on Main Bar and Grill at the Bavarian Inn

Where we are dedicated to using as much locally-sourced and Michigan made products as possible. Come enjoy our unique menu utilizing products such as potatoes from Posen, pork from Frankentrost & 17 Michigan craft beers on tap.

What's Included

  • $1 OFF Any One Michigan Craft Beer

Midland Center For The Arts

Join us! Every Thursday, from 5:30 – 8 PM our Saints & Sinners Lounge is open. Enjoy food, drinks and live music!

What's Included

  • $1 Off Draft Craft Beer

Modern Craft Winery

Modern Craft is the leader in free spirited lifestyle wines with unique flavors that break free from the tradition of red and white wine.

What's Included

  • Buy One Tasting, Get One Tasting Free

St. Julian Winery

Michigan’s oldest, largest, and most awarded winery focusing on local, high quality fruit.

What's Included

  • $1 Off A Six Sample Wine Or Spirit Flight

Stardust Entertainment

Whether it’s for a night of bowling or a special corporate event – Stardust is the place. Over the years, we have grown from a bowling alley to an entertainment spot where families and friends gather for good times.

What's Included

  • $1 Off Craft Beer Or Craft Cocktail
  • Buy One 30-Minute Laser Tag Mission Get One 30-Minute Laser Tag Mission Free
  • $2 Off Selected Appetizers

Woody's Draught House

2nd largest selection of craft beer in Michigan with 103 beers on tap and handcrafted pizza. Located in Saginaw, MI.

What's Included

  • 1/2 Off A Flight (4 - 5 Oz. Pours)
  • 1/2 Off Appetizer With Purchase Of A Pizza