Thank you for your interest in the Brixtoberfest organized by Brixie's Brewers, Brixie's Beer Bar & Grill, 9526 West Ogden Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513.

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 Monday, August 26, 2019 at 9:00 AM, CDT.

Rules

The great people at Imperial Oak Brewing in Willow Springs, IL, have offered to brew the Best of Show winner commercially!  http://www.imperialoakbrewing.com/

* NOTE: This special award is subject to styles that Imperial Oak is able and willing to brew.

Eligibility:
Open to all homebrewers 21 years of age and older. Beers must be entered under the name of all brewers who helped. Beers brewed in commercial facilities are not eligible.

Online Entry:
Register your Brixtoberfest entries online at http://brixtoberfest.brixiesbrewers.com/.

Entry Fee:
Brixtoberfest entries are $9 each. Entry fees must be paid via PayPal. Please note you do NOT need a PayPal account.  There will be no refunds - no exceptions.

Entry Limit:
This competition will be limited to the first 220 entries received. After 220 entries, the registration system will be closed and no further entries will be accepted.

Categories:
The 2015 BJCP Style Guidelines will be followed. One entry per subcategory per brewer; this is strictly enforced. Multiple entries in the same subcategory will be disqualified. The competition committee reserves the right to combine categories based on number of entries. All possible efforts will be made to combine similar styles. All brews in combined categories will be judged according to the style entered.

Bottle Acceptance Rules:
Each entry requires two 12 oz brown crown capped bottles. Please include a six-pack carrier with entries to prevent breakage. No swing tops. No 22 oz bombers.  Read More...

Deadline:
Ship or deliver your entries so as to arrive between September 7th and September 27th. All shipped entries must received at the mailing location by the entry deadline - please allow for shipping time.

All entries will be picked up from drop-off locations the day of the entry deadline.

The competition organizers are not responsible for mis-categorized entries, mailed entries that are not received by the entry deadline, or entries that arrived damaged.

No walk-in entries allowed.

Competition Officials

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

  • Tony Dayhoff — Competition Organizer
  • David Fetty — Judge Director
  • Ken Hohl — Registrar

Sponsors

Brixie's Brewers is proud to have the following sponsors for the Brixtoberfest.

Brixies Beer Bar And Grill
9526 West Ogden Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513
Brixies Beer Bar And Grill
Imperial Oak Brewing
501 Willow Blvd, Willow Springs, IL 60480
Imperial Oak Brewing
Brew your Best of Show winner commercially! * Subject to styles Imperial Oak is able and willing to brew.
Chicagoland Winemakers
689 West North Ave, Elmhurst, IL 60126
Chicagoland Winemakers
Luccas Pizzeria And Ristorante
108 WEST BURLINGTON LaGrange, IL 60525
Luccas  Pizzeria And Ristorante
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