Entry registration closed Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:59 PM, PDT.
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Thank you for your interest in the Washington Beer Awards. To register, you will be required to create a user account (please note that even if you have participated in the past you will need to create a new account). Once created, you can enter up to 10 beers (11 if one of the beers is for the Pro-Am competition). The 2017 competition will be judged using the 2016 Brewers Association Guidelines. Entrants are responsible for providing Specialty Information if required by the guidelines to enable proper judging. Please contact the organizers with any questions.

Judging Date

Elliott Bay - Lake City
12537 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98125 Map Elliott Bay - Lake City Driving Directions to Elliott Bay - Lake City
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8:00 AM, PDT

Invoicing and Bottle Labels

You will receive an invoice, license agreement and bottle labels on April 15, 2017. The invoice and license agreement must be received by Friday, May 19, 2017. The bottle labels are to be taped (no rubber bands) to each bottle submitted and can be taped over any existing commercial label.

Entry Drop Off

Entries will be accepted between Friday, May 5, 2017 and Friday, May 19, 2017. All entries must be received at our shipping or at a drop location and will not be accepted after this date/time. For shipping and drop locations, see the Entry Drop Off page.


The Washington Beer Awards will be announced at the Washington Brewers Festival on Saturday, June 17, 2017 with the final time to be determined. For any brewers unable to be present at the ceremony, medals will be mailed on Monday, June 19, 2017.