Thank you for your interest in the Minnesota State Fair Home Brew Competiton organized by Primary Fermenters Brewers And Vintners.

You only need to register your information once and can return to this site to enter more brews or edit the brews you've entered. You can even pay your entry fees online if you wish.

If you are willing to judge or steward, please return to register on or after Friday, July 1, 2016 at 12:00 AM, CDT.


The Minnesota State Fair Homebrew Competition is open ONLY TO MINNESOTA RESIDENTS.

Anyone of legal age may enter.

Beers must be entered under the name of all brewers who helped.

Beers brewed in commercial facilities are ineligible.

Shipped entries must be received BY Aug 5 at 5 pm. 

Late entries will not be accepted.

We will only accept online entries and online payment.

No refunds. 

The Minnesota State Fair Homebrew Competition accepts no responsibilty for entries that are damaged during shipping or do not arrive at an approved shipping destination within the time limits.

Bottles much have the official entry labels (printed as part of the online entry process) attached to them

All other entries will be disqualified!

Competition Official

You can send an email to any of the following individuals via the Contact section.

  • Amanda Kutzke — Competition Coordinator