Blog Archives

Valentine Distilling Celebrates New Still w/Ribbon Cutting Party

March 26th 2018

Valentine Distilling Celebrates New Still w/Ribbon Cutting Party Ferndale, MI – As Ferndale-based Valentine Distilling reaches the ten year mark, the world-recognized micro distillery has invested in expanding their capacity – including a big shiny addition. On March 22 they celebrated the arrival of Sherbert, a new custom made 1,500 gallon still imported from the […]

Ferndale: Wizard of Oz Playing for Movies on Vester Street July 16

June 28th 2015

Ferndale: Wizard of Oz Playing for Movies on Vester Street July 16 (event listing) Join us for our first outdoor movie of the summer! Wizard of Oz on the big screen! Movie starts at sundown. Bring chairs, or watch the movie from M-Brew or Valentine Distilling Co.. See you there! Thursday, July 16 at 7:00pm […]

End of Prohibition Party Got Jugs Full of Money for Charity

December 8th 2012

The money raised goes to the Ferndale Goodfellows, a longstanding organization that helps needy families in Ferndale at Christmastime. Organized through the Ferndale Fire Department, gifts are collected or purchased for children, including toys and clothing. Families are given food, and Seniors are also presented with presents by the firemen.

Great Lake State Features Michigan and Ferndale Favorites

November 29th 2012

Sean Robertson loves Michigan. And he loves acting. And writing. And producing. That’s why when filming stopped on the show Detroit 187, the ambitious actor who played a Detroit police officer, made plans for a show of his own.

Great Lake State is the result.

Ferndale State of the City Address

April 1st 2012

You know, to me Ferndale isn’t just a city, it’s a community in the truest sense of the word, a place where strangers feel welcome and neighbors feel like family. When I moved here 21 years ago, I lived on West Cambourne near Woodward and I remember …

“Back to the Future” of Downtown Ferndale (Event)

June 28th 2011

“Back to the Future of Downtown Ferndale” is the topic for discussion at a community open house taking place on Wednesday, June 29 from 5-8pm at Valentine Vodka at 161 Vester. This free event (with refreshments provided) will give businesses and residents an opportunity to share in the vision of the future along with the Downtown Development Authority (DDA).

Valentine Vodka Celebrates Grand Opening

May 8th 2011

The long-anticipated Grand Opening of Valentine Vodka, at 161 Vester Street, has arrived. On Friday, May 20, the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce will host a public ceremony and ribbon cutting at 4:30pm for the Valentine Vodka Martini Bar and Metro Detroit’s only micro-distillery. Afterward, guests are invited to imbibe on a selection of specialty cocktails and infusions throughout the evening.