Home Brew Contest

The Rock River Beer Fest is proud to announce the HOME BREW COMPETITION.

This event will offer home brewers the opportunity to compete for cash prizes in three different beer categories. The first place winner in each category will also receive the coveted Rock River Beer Fest Trophy.

Contest categories:

  • Master Hops
  • Master Mash
  • Other Worldly Brews

The Rock River Beer Fest Trophy will be presented to the first place winner in each category.  Cash prizes will be given to the first, second and third place winners in each category!  Beers will be judged by a team of qualified beer tasters selected by the Rock River Beer Fest Committee.  A “Best of Show” trophy and cash prize has been added to the competition this year.

Best of Show – $150 and trophy
First Place – $100
Second Place – $75
Third Place – $50

This competition will be limited to 20 entries per category.  No more than 3 entries will be allowed for any one contestant.  Entry forms are required for each beer profile.  Entries are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.

Pre-Entry Form: