California Commercial Craft Beer

Different mugs and glasses filled with different types of beer on a table

In this competition, California craft brews are professionally judged in order to recognize the best commercially brewed beers in California.

How to Enter

Competition Dates

The 2020 CA State Fair & Food Festival has been cancelled, including our events and competitions, due to safety concerns regarding COVID-19.

We are planning to make the 2021 CA State Fair & Food Festival the best one yet and we hope that you’ll enter next year’s competition! The 2021 competition dates will be announced later. Please check back soon.

2021 Dates Details
TBA Entries Open
TBA Entry Delivery Deadline
TBA Entries Close
TBA Judging Closed Session

Divisions & Classes

Please see the guide for a full list of divisions and classes.