Best Of The Bay 2012

Attention Homebrewers!

The Bellingham Homebrewers Guild is sponsoring the second annual Best of the Bay Homebrew Competition.  This is a Washington Homebrewer of the Year qualifying event. Homebrewers can submit official entries for formal BJCP judging and all beer styles will be accepted (no mead entries). After the entry cut-off date of July 23rd, all styles will be grouped according to the number of entries received. All entries must be received by Monday, July 23rd at 5:00 PM and formal BJCP judging will take place on Saturday, July 28th.

How to Enter:

  1. Brew beer!
  1. Register your entries at:
  1. First entry costs $5 and $4 for each additional entry. Entry fees must be paid online.
  1. Each entry must be submitted in 3-12 ounce unlabeled bottles (NO swing top or 22 oz. bottles will be accepted). Bottle registration information must be attached with a rubber band to each bottle.
  1. Entries must be received starting Monday, July 16th and no later than July 23rd, 2012 at  5:00 PM at the following drop-off locations: Boundary Bay Brewery (Bellingham), North Corner Brewing Supply (Bellingham), Homebrew Heaven (Everett), Larry’s Brewing Supply (Kent) or Northwest Brewers Supply (Anacortes).
  1. For more competition information or information on volunteering, please contact:



Cheers and Good Luck!