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Welcome to the Michigan Beer Cup

We are proud to announce the 8th Annual Michigan Beer Cup! (A Single State Competition).

The Michigan Beer Cup is a state wide tournament, which promotes brewing through education and competition. It was founded in 2010 by a group of individuals, club representatives and store owners throughout the state of Michigan with the goal to preserve the spirit of the Michigan State Fair Homebrew competition. The Michigan Beer Cup strives to continue the traditions of this competition by maintaining and growing one of the largest single state beer judging events in the country. It is a Beer Judging Certification Program (BJCP) sanctioned event accepting all of the 28 categories.

The Michigan Beer Cup Competition is a Beer Judging Certification Program (BJCP) sanctioned event accepting all of the 28 categories.

Notice: The Michigan Beer Cup has re-adjusted its pricing schedule for this years competition.  Starting this year the competition is moving to a flat fee of $8.00 per entry.  In addtion a maximum number of 8 entries per person. Currently, the Michigan Beer Cup is capping the competition at 750 enties.

 Cost Breakdown

Number Of Entrees
md beer $8.00
md beermd beer
md beermd beermd beer

Key Dates:

Registration 6/26/2017 7/21/2017
Bottle Turn-in 7/07/2017 7/21/2017
Primary Judging 8/12/2017

Two Sessions Scheduled

 Primary Judging  8/13/2017

Two Sessions Scheduled

Overflow Judging  TBD

Providing it is determined addtional sessions

are required an overflow session will be held

at 7:00 PM.

Award Cermony 8/19/2017 

 The Awards will be held at the Michigan Homebrew Festival located in Lake Orion Michigan Visit

Registration Information:

Please use the link provided to access the registration site. Once you login, you will be able to enter your beverages, volunteer to judge or steward the event.

but register