Thank you for your interest in the Battle of the Bubbles VII organized by Frederick Original Ale Makers, Frederick, Md.

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.

Entry Registration is Open

53 entries have been added to the system as of 2:23 PM, Thursday, March 30, 2017.

To add your entries into the system, please proceed through the registration process or log in if you already have an account.

Judge and Steward Registration is Open

If you have not registered and are willing to be a volunteer, please register.

If you have registered, log in and then choose Edit Account from the My Account menu indicated by the icon on the top menu.

Rules

Rules and Regulations

Eligibility: We are opening the competition up to anyone this year.

Entry Limit: There is a limit of two hundred (200) entries for this competition

Fees: $6 for the first entry and $5 for every entry afterwards. 

Disclaimer: Disqualified beers may be judged but will not be eligible for awards. The judges may decide not to award all places in any category. The judge’s decisions are final. NO PRIZES WILL BE SHIPPED.

Registration: Register on this site.  

Judges & Stewards: If you want to be a Judge or Steward (BJCP registered or not) at this event, please register your information on the website. All experience levels are welcome. Judging will be May 7th, ~9:30am at Brewer's Alley in Frederick. 

Final round of judging: The top beer in each category will go onto the final Best of Show (BOS) round. The Best of Show round will be held on May 15th at 7:00pm at Barley and Hops in Frederick.

 

Competition Officials

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

  • Bill Heverly — Judge Coordinator
  • Pieter Huiberts — Website Coordinator
  • Kerry Keene — Sponsorship Coordinator
  • Chris Stover — Scoresheet & Prize Coordinator

Sponsors

Frederick Original Ale Makers is proud to have the following sponsors for the Battle of the Bubbles VII.

Adroit Theory
Purcellville, Loudoun County, Virginia
Adroit Theory
Antietam Brewing Co
Hagerstown MD
Antietam Brewing Co
Barley And Hops
Frederick MD
Barley And Hops
Barley and Hops is hosting the Best of Show round and will brew the winning beer to be served at the 2018 Battle of the Bubbles competition.
Bottle Mark
 
Bottle Mark
Brew’d Pub
Frederick MD
Brew’d Pub
Brewer's Alley
124 North Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701
Brewer's Alley
Brewer's Alley is hosting the first round of judging.
Briess
 
Briess
Five Star
 
Five Star
Heavy Seas
Baltimore MD
Heavy Seas
Hopunion
 
Hopunion
Jailbreak Brewing
Laurel, MD
Jailbreak Brewing
Pub Dog
Baltimore MD and Columbia MD
Pub Dog
Roasthouse Pub
Frederick MD
Roasthouse Pub
The Flying Barrel
Frederick MD
The Flying Barrel
Wyeast
 
Wyeast