Competition Schedule and Deadlines
|Tuesday, June 14 – Wednesday, June 22 at 5:00 p.m. MT*||Competition Brewery & Beer Online Registration Open
*Registration may close sooner if maximum capacity is reached.
|July 6 – July 21||Festival Booth Registration|
|July 21||Deadline to request MicroStar Kegs
*Breweries registering after this deadline must send their own kegs or case product to the festival
|First Week of September||MicroStar Kegs arrived to Breweries (by request)|
|September 19-23||Festival Beer (kegs & cases) due to chosen drop off points|
|October 4-6||Great American Beer Festival|
Brewers Badge Pickup Schedule
- A valid photo ID is required to pick up any badge.
- Individuals who’s names have been associated with a specific badge will be allowed to pick up only their one badge.
- OR the main GABF Contact for the brewery will be allowed to pick up any/all badges for that brewery
Badge Pickup / Brewers Check-in Hours (Get there early…)
|WEDNESDAY||10:00 am – 7:00 pm*|
|THURSDAY||8:30 am – 9:00 pm|
|FRIDAY||2:00 pm – 9:00 pm|
|SATURDAY||9:00 am – 8:00 pm**|
Wednesday, October 5, 6:00pm – 8:00pm | Colorado Convention Center – Lower Lobby D/Bellco Lobby
If you have a ticket to the Brewers Gathering, this will be a separate ticket. A badge will not allow access to the Brewers Gathering. You will need to pick up your ticket prior to 7:00 pm on Wednesday in order to attend the Brewers Gathering.
**Saturday Badge Pickup Last call @ 8:00 pm
Check-in closes at 8:00 pm on Saturday night. Badge not picked up by that time will not be available for pickup after 8:00 pm on Saturday night.