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Indiana Brewers' Cup Competition
The Indiana State Fair Home Brew and Professional Brew Competition

Master Championship of Amateur Brewing (MCAB) Qualifying Event
Midwest Homebrewer of the Year Circuit Event

Online Registration now OPEN!

Thank you to our Proud Partners!

The Indiana State Fair Indiana Brewers’ Cup Competition is entering its 17th year! This is one of nation’s largest competitions, with nearly 1,300 total entries, that showcases Home Brewers and Professional Breweries from all across the U.S.  Entries are expertly judged and awarded. Check out the important dates below. Don’t miss out on your chance to enter!

2015 Important Dates
Online Registration                          June 1st – June 26th
Entry Delivery to Sun King             June 12th – June 27th
Judging                                            July 10th – July 11th
Tasting and Awards Reception      July 11th

  • Doors open at 4:45 pm
  • Event starts at 5:00 pm
  • Dinner at 7:00 pm
  • Awards at 7:30 pm

2015 Competition Rules
Click Here for a complete list of Competition Rules.
Click Here for 2008 BJCP Style Guidelines    

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors...

Pint Sponsors:  
Sugar Creek Hops

Table Sponsors:
Carson's Brewery
New Day Craft
Oaken Barrel Brewing Co.
Sun King
Flat 12

In-Kind Donations:
Blichmann Engineering
Brewers' Art Supply
Broad Ripple Brew Pub
Great Fermentations
Quality Wine & Ale Supply
Sun King

We have plenty of volunteer opportunities. Email Indiana State Fair Program and Exhibits Manager, Ashleigh Burakiewicz, for more information ( Volunteers must be at least 21 years of age.
Click Here to Register to be a Volunteer!

2015 Tasting & Reception
Want to attend our tasting and reception?
All Home Brew entrants will receive one complimentary ticket to the reception.
All Professional Breweries will receive two complimentary tickets to the reception.

Click Here to purchase tickets to the 2015 Tasting & Reception at the Indiana State Fair Brewers Cup!

Are you a Professional Brewery interested in participating in the Tasting event? Email: for more information.

2014 Results 
Home Brew Results: Click Here to View
Professional Results: Click Here to View

Ashleigh Burakiewicz, Program and Exhibits Manager