Enter Your Homemade Brew
Amateur brewers compete for medals and ribbons in the San Diego County Fair Homebrew competitive exhibit.
The Homebrew competition is looking for qualified beer judges. If you have competition judging experience, please apply.
The Fine Print
Want detailed information about this competition? Check The Fine Print for the answer, or download the General Information flier.
All amateur brewers 21 and older. You can not enter if you have applied for State or Federal licensing, or are a professional brewer. The Fair has a separate competition for professionals, called the San Diego International Beer Festival.
The processing fee is $10 per entry. Processing fees are non-refundable.
There is a limit of one entry per class.
Ribbons, donated awards, and for the entry judged Best of Show, an offer by Garage Brewing Company to brew the Best of Show beer and serve it at one of their locations!