About the Competition
Beer Entries &
Due January 4 - 18, 2021
Homebrew & Microbrew Entries
Fees, Forms & Entries Received:
Jan. 4 – Jan. 18, 2021, 9 am to 4 pm Monday-Friday at Fair Office, 100 Placerville Dr, Placerville, CA 95667
Deadline January 16 at drop-off locations listed below.
Judging will be remote at judges’ own locations, by January 31, 2021
Because Covid-19 restrictions are subject to change, please check here for any updates.
2021 Homebrew Info
2021 Commercial Mirobrew Info
NEW THIS YEAR! A Label competition! Open to all, any brewer (commercial or homebrew), any artist or individual.
2021 Beer Label Competition Info
Entries accepted at the following locations thru January 16. (Labels will only be accepted at fair office.)
Fair Office: Monday - Friday, 9am - 1 pm thru January 18.
100 Placerville Drive, Placerville
4339 Auburn Blvd., Sacramento
Fort Rock Brewing
12401 Folsom Blvd., Suite 110, Rancho Cordova
Entries should be in closed boxes.
640 Main St., Placerville
Hop Hero Homebrew Supply
2947 Ramona Ave., Suite B1, Sacramento
Phone (209) 683-4677
Download the forms you need.
Open them in Acrobat Reader, fill them out, then save the completed file. (Do not fill them out online, your information will not be saved.)
Please email your completed form(s) to the Fair office at firstname.lastname@example.org
Once you have emailed your forms please pay for your entries using the "Add to Cart" button below and we will connect your entries with your payment. Include your full name in the body of the email to assist connecting your payment with your form(s).
Note: There is a 3% convenience charge per transaction.
Please, choose your entry fees from the dropdown menu below.
Choose $8.00 for Beer Entry or $1.00 for Beer Label Entry, add to cart, change the quantity to your total number of entries in PayPal.
After completing your online payment (processed through PayPal), you will be returned to our website letting you know that your transaction was completed successfully.
This competition is organized in partnership with the El Dorado County Fair Association, Hangtown Association of Zymurgy Enthusiasts (HAZE), and That Dam Brew Club (TDBC).
This is an American Homebrewers Association (AHA) sanctioned competition run in accordance with AHA and BJCP rules.
Each panel will have at least one BJCP qualified judge ranked Certified or higher.
Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.