2020 Best of Craft Beer Awards

Registration Opens September 1

We believe brewing is a craft, and the best examples deserve to be recognized.

Welcome to one of America’s fastest-growing beer competitions (now open to international breweries) – held in beautiful Bend, Oregon. We’re here to celebrate and promote the best of the best in brewing. We know how much time and effort goes into designing recipes and executing them flawlessly, so we designed this unique event to benefit you with national exposure, promotional materials, and automatic entry for medal winners in the following year’s competition.

Medalists will receive

› Heavy duty Gold, Silver, or Bronze medals you’ll be proud to display

› Promotional social media marketing materials

› Medals and competition feedback will be within one month after event

› One automatic comped entry for the following year’s contest

› Recognition with other medalists in a full page advertisement in national print media

The 2019 competition took place February 8th-10th

90 Award Categories

162 winning breweries from 33 states took home medals for their exceptional beer in 2019.

96 Judges

262 medals awarded by carefully selected BJCP judges, vetted Brewers and guest judges from the craft beer industry.

An International Competition

Held privately each winter in the vibrant beer town Bend, Oregon.

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Breweries, sponsors, and media inquiries, we’re happy to respond to your questions.