BEER & WINE

Must be 21 years of age or older to enter beer and wine competitions. Open to international submissions.

Commercial Wine Competition

Your winery can boast a gold standing by the state of Colorado! American Wine Society guidelines will be used to find the finest wines in flavor, vintage, and appellation. All commercial wineries are invited to unleash their wines on the mavens and multitudes.

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Hobby Wine Competition

Calling all hobby winemakers to throw down the goblet for the Colorado State Fair Hobby Wine Competition! Our experienced judges will choose the next vintner victors. Let your wine shine!

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Craft Beer Competition

Licensed craft breweries from across the nation are challenged to enter the Colorado State Fair Craft Beer Competition. Colorado is home to many fine craft breweries, so the competition is mile high! Get elevated!

Due to COVID -19 the Colorado State Fair Craft and Homebrew Competitions will return in 2022.

Homebrew Competition

Get your boiling kettles and buckets going to brew a batch of beer, mead, or cider for entry into the annual Colorado State Fair Homebrew Competition! Homebrew hobbyists are encouraged to submit their best to bring home the gold!

Due to COVID -19 the Colorado State Fair Craft and Homebrew Competitions will return in 2022.