Calling All Homebrewers - You Got This

25 February, 2016

The Ballast Point Original Gravity Home Brew Competition BJCP sanctioned competition will crown 6 regional winners, who will each be brought to San Diego to brew their recipes at our Research and Development brewery in Little Italy. Each of the regional winners’ beers will be showcased at our grand finale event, and the grand champion will be distributed by Ballast Point as a packaged beer. The champion will also receive the opportunity to be eligible for the Great American Beer Festival Pro-Am in partnership with Ballast Point.

The Original Gravity Homebrew Competition will culminate in a Ballast Point beer festival in San Diego, California. Featuring an extensive selection of Ballast Point beers, all six of the regional OG20 winning brews and the home-brew from the champion of Ballast Point’s internal home-brew competition.

Key Dates

Registration Window: February 24, 2016 – May 25, 2016*
Shipping Window: May 11, 2016 – May 25, 2016
Regional Judging: June 4th, 2016
Regional Winners Announced: June 10, 2016
Final Winner Announced: September 4th, 2016


Registration Fee

$10 fee per home-brew entry.

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