Denver International
Beer Competition 2017
The Denver International Beer Competition is the premier International Beer competition in the Rockies.

Welcome to the official website of The Denver International Beer Competition!

The 8th Annual Denver International Beer Competition will be held on April 1 & 2, 2017 at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, Colorado.

Our judging panel consists of twenty to thirty seasoned BJCP-certified professional beer judges. Judges score all beers based on points, providing the fairest method for recognizing bona fide award winners.

Unlike other competitions that base awards on 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, we recognize winners on their individual merits.

2017 People’s Choice Awards
Saturday, April 1, 2017, 6 to 9 p.m. Omni Interlocken Resort, Broomfield, Colorado

  • 120 passionate beer lovers will have the opportunity to sample from a selection of more than 150 beers from the 2017 DIBC
  • Attendees will get to cast their votes for the favorite beers. These votes will be tabulated and used to determine “The People’s Choice Awards (1st, 2nd and 3rd place)
  • Light snacks and appetizers will be offered at the tasting


*2016 Winners

For Winners By Brewery Click Here

We thank all of this year's participating professional beer judges, stewards and volunteers for making this competition a growing success! The 2016 competition received more than 300 entries from brewers in more than twenty two states and six countries.

More than 24 professional beer judges cast their votes for the best beer entries. They awarded medals for first (GOLD), second (SILVER) and third (BRONZE) place for each qualifying category and best of show.

Our competition committee is dedicated to expanding our award categories with greater recognition for the best of class winners.

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Hot off the press!

2017 Denver International Beer Competition dates announced!
April 1 & 2, 2017!

We are now accepting
entries online!

Deadline Extended to

Enter Online!

2016 Best Of Show Winners!

  • 1st Place Angry Orchard Muse, Angry Orchard Cider Company

  • 2nd Place Alpenglow Weizenbock, Fat Head's Brewery

  • 3rd Place Kosmic Mother Funk Grand Cru, Samuel Adams / Boston Beer Company

For the full list of 2016 winners click here

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