*CONTEST CLOSED*: Be the Brewer 2017
Ever dream of brewing your own beer in your own brewery? Now’s your chance to ‘Be the Brewer’ (before you quit your day job…) Enter now and #BeTheBrewer
By Justin Beerber on Jan. 12, 2017
This contest is now closed, but check out the latest update which covers the day we brewed the beer: “Why are you wearing that dude’s shoes?!“
Winning beer: The Lion, the Wit, and the Wardrobe.
We wanted YOU to experience the journey a brewer and brewery take every time they create a beer. Every year, ABF teams up with the Brew Master Program at Olds College to brew a beer for our spring festivals – and this year we want you to take part in the different stages by being part of the BE THE BREWER CONTEST: CHOOSING the style, NAMING the beer, DESIGNING the label, and CREATING the print ad.
1. U Choose the Style
Winner: Kevin M.
Beer Style: WitBier
2. U Name the Beer
Winner: Erin D.
Beer Name: The Lion, the WIT, & the Wardrobe
3. U Design the Label
Winner: Josh C.
U Brew the Beer (Early March)
4. U Create the Print Ad
Winner Announced: TBD
5. U Create the Video Ad
Winner Announced: TBD
Media Launch (Early April)
A HUGE thanks got our sponsors who we couldn’t put this contest on without! Thanks to Olds College, Just Beer, Craft Beer Market, Beer Revolution, Banff Lodging Co., Alpine Rafting, and all the other people that have made this contest possible!
Win the Ultimate Beerfest Trip With ATB Financial and Alberta Beer Festivals
Win tickets to the Calgary International Beer Festival or the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival from ATB and ABF
Canoe Brewpub’s Revolution in a Bottle Contest
Celebrating the launch of Canoe Brewpub’s new beer line-up & brand new labels, get decked out in all the gear.
*CONTEST CLOSED*: Label Design Entries for Be the Brewer 2017
Here are the front-runners for the #beTheBrewer contest with @abbeerfestivals and @justbeerapp. If you’re submitting a design, today is your last day for entering so submit soon!
*CONTEST CLOSED*: GrowlerWerks Giveaway
We asked #yycbeerfest visitors to post their perfect selfie with the @growlerwerks uKeg 128 for a chance to win! The entries are in, and here’s the winner…