Complete your 2019 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) application here! BA Members, don't forget to indicate interest in having a festival booth, too.

Competition Eligibility

Before registering, please confirm that your brewery meets all eligibilty requirements for participation, as defined on the "Competition Details" page of the Great American Beer Festival website.

Breweries in planning and/or those not operational as of June 18, 2019, or who do not meet all eligibility requirements for the competition may be disqualified without further notice.

Contact Information

Enter brewery information carefully, paying attention to both spelling and capitalization. Your information will appear in any online or printed materials EXACTLY as it is entered on the next tab (including awards or press releases).

Instructions for beer registration will take place starting on July 2 @ 10:00am Mountain Time and registration opens at that time as well.

Most importantly, per Great American Beer Festival compliance rules (updated for current year), ALL post event marketing materials mentioning any potential winning awards are required to declare the winning beer and brewery information EXACTLY as it is entered on this form.

GABF Brewery Application  * Indicates a required field.

Enter your 9-digit Brewers Association Member Number and an email address affiliated with a person on your company membership roster. Locate this within your Brewers Association company Admin Portal.
(Instructions here. Questions?

Enter Brewery ID & Email to Lookup Contact Info

Enter your 9-digit BA Brewery Member ID #.
Enter your company-affiliated email address.

Enter Contact Person & Review BreweryDB Info

If another brewery has 25% or more interest/control in this brewery indicate this in the "Parent Brewery" text box.

Beer Glasses

Enter the desired number of beers you hope to enter into competition. This is for planning purposes and does not guarantee that number of entries into the GABF competition. Final number of entries allowed per brewery will be determined after the Application period has ended.


Primary Contact & Mailing Address

Please provide the best phone number to reach the primary GABF contact for your brewery (cell phone preferred).

Secondary Contact

If different from the Primary Contact, please indicate the name/email of a person who will handle marketing emails. Examples might include pre-event marketing questions or post-event "Promote Your Win" correspondence.

The official festival app, “MyGABF” pulls in logos and descriptions for your brewery and beers from Please login by August 17, 2019 to to update.

Should you have any questions while filling out the form, please contact Sr. Event Manager, Chris Williams, Email: