The National Homebrew Competition gives you a chance to receive invaluable feedback on your entries, and also recognizes the most outstanding, world-class homebrewed beer, mead, and cider, while taking home some really amazing prizes. Check out the Entrant and Volunteer Information below to learn how to participate.
What is stewarding?
Stewards are part of the competition team that help prepare and deliver entries to judges, along with other tasks. For more information, please visit the Beer Judge Certification Program website (bjcp.org). If interested in stewarding, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is judging?
Judging is the process of evaluating entries in relation to a style guideline. Judges are not given and personal or identifying information so the evaluation remains unbiased and fair throughout the competition.
When is judging/stewarding?
Judging/stewarding for the first round competitions take place from March 24-April 23. More information regarding dates and times will be available soon.
Final judging takes places June 21 in San Diego at the Town & Country Resort, prior to Homebrew Con.
Who do I contact about judging/stewarding at a particular region?
Contact the Competition Team for more information.