San Diego International Beer Festival

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The San Diego International Beer Competition

the trophy is coveted. the rewards are great.

Our San Diego International Beer Competition has been going strong since 2007. Each year hundreds of breweries from around the globe compete for recognition, including the coveted Best of Show and Champion Brewery trophies. Are you this year’s top dog?

ready to enter?


Our competition is open to any commercially-licensed brewery, brewpub, meadery or cidery.

beer styles


Our list of categories are based on the style guidelines published by the Brewers Association.

top dogs


The competition is fierce.
The trophy is coveted. The rewards are great. Check out previous year’s braggin’ brewers.

important dates

Entry Materials Available July 28, 2021
Entry Deadline August 27, 2021
Entry Delivery & Shipping Window September 13–17, 2021
Judging September 24–25, 2021
Awards Ceremony TBD 2021
Results Released By October 15, 2021
(except Best of Show)

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