Best of the Bay 5 is coming

Mark your calendars, fire up your brew kettles.  The Best of the Bay is the finest homebrew competition north of Seattle and the 4th 5th edition is coming soon this summer.

The entry window for this year’s competition is July 1 – July 22.  You’ll be able able to drop off your entry bottles during that window at a few different locations including North Corner Brewing Supply in Bellingham and Northwest Brewing Supply in Burlington.  Dues paying members will receive an entry discount as part of their benefits package.

Judging will take place July 31 and Aug 1, with the BHG’s famous combined award ceremony and homebrew festival immediately following on Sunday Aug 2.  Mark your calendars for that one as you’re definitely going to want to be there to drink some homebrew, share a keg of your finest, and congratulate our winners.

For details (some are still being worked out) and to register your entries come July, head to  To register entries you will need to create a new account even if you’ve entered in previous years.

To get updates on competition details as they become available (locations, etc) as well as other club news, make sure you’re signed with the BHG email list at!forum/BellinghamBeer.