Homebrew Competition

81BaysponsoredThe Best Florida Beer Homebrew Championships is an AHA and BJCP sanctioned homebrewed beer, mead, and cider competition sponsored by Best Florida Beer. This is the final competition of the Florida Homebrew Circuit the year-long, state-wide competition to find the best homebrewer and the best homebrew club in Florida.

The current schedule of events for the 2017 Homebrew Best Florida Beer Championships is:

Entry Dates

    • Entry Submissions Open – 8/13/17
    • Entry Submissions Close – Extended 9/22/17
    • Entry Delivery Deadline – Extended 9/22/17

Entry Sorting

  • Saturday, September 23rd
    • 8am at 81Bay Brewing Company

Judging Dates

Weekday evening judging may be added at 81Bay based on the final entry count. 

Judging Weekend 1

  • Saturday, September 30th
    • 9am at 81Bay Brewing Company
    • 1pm at 81Bay Brewing Company
  • Sunday, October 1st
    • 9am at 81Bay Brewing Company
    • 1pm at 81Bay Brewing Company

Judging Weekend 2

  • Saturday, October 7th
    • 9am at 81Bay Brewing Company
    • 1pm at 81Bay Brewing Company
  • Sunday,October 8th
    • 9am at 81Bay Brewing Company
    • 1pm at 81Bay Brewing Company

Final Judging & Awards Dinner

  • Judging – Saturday October 14th
    • 9am at 81Bay Brewing Company
  • Awards Ceremony – Saturday October 14th
    • 7pm at 81Bay Brewing Company
    • Homebrewer of the Year & Homebrew Club of the Year to be awarded at Ceremony.

Click Here for Homebrew Competition entry details