Account Registration

You can create your account today through Friday, May 25, 2018 5:00 PM, PDT.

Judges and stewards may register now through Tuesday, May 29, 2018 5:00 PM, PDT.

Entry Registration

You can add your entries to the system today through Friday, May 25, 2018 5:00 PM, PDT.

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Entry Fees

$0.00 (USD) per entry.

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WIDMER Styles Accepted

If a style's name is hyperlinked, it has specific entry requirements. Click or tap on the name to view the subcategory's requirements.

35A Collaborator Entry (Custom Style)  

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Entry Limit

There is a limit of 1000 entries for this competition.

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Per Entrant Limits

Each entrant is limited to 2 entries.

Each entrant is limited to 2 entries per subcategory.

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Entry Acceptance Rules

Each entry will consist of two (2) twelve (12) ounce capped bottles or cans that are void of all identifying information, including labels and embossing. 12oz brown glass bottles are preferred but swing top bottles will also be accepted. Bottles will not be returned to contest entrants.

All requisite paperwork must be submitted with each entry and can be printed directly from this website. Entry paperwork should be attached to bottles by the method specified on the bottle label.

Be meticulous about noting any special ingredients that must be specified. Failure to note such ingredients may impact the judges' scoring of your entry.

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Drop-Off Location

Entry bottles accepted at our drop-off locations from Thursday, March 1, 2018 12:00 AM, PST through Friday, May 25, 2018 5:00 PM, PDT.

Please pay attention to the notes provided for each drop-off location. There could be earlier deadlines for some drop-off locations listed, particular hours when entries are accepted, certain individuals to leave your entries with, etc. All entrants are responsible for reading the information provided by the organizers for each drop-off location.

FH Steinbart
234 SE 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97214
(503) 232-8793

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Shipping Info

Entry bottles accepted at our shipping location from Thursday, March 1, 2018 12:00 AM, PST through Friday, May 25, 2018 5:00 PM, PDT.

Ship entries to:

F.H. Steinbarts
234 SE 12th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97214

Packing and Shipping

Carefully pack your entries in a sturdy box. Line the inside of your carton with a plastic trash bag. Partition and pack each bottle with adequate packaging material. Please do not over pack!

Write clearly: Fragile. This Side Up. on the package. Please only use bubble wrap as your packing material.

Enclose each of your bottle labels in a small zip-top bag before attaching to their respective bottles. This way it makes it possible for the organizer to identify specifically which entry has broken if there is damage during shipment.

Every reasonable effort will be made to contact entrants whose bottles have broken to make arrangements for sending replacement bottles.

If you live in the United States, please note that it is illegal to ship your entries via the United States Postal Service (USPS). Private shipping companies have the right to refuse your shipment if they are informed that the package contains glass and/or alcoholic beverages. Be aware that entries mailed internationally are often required by customs to have proper documentation. These entries might be opened and/or returned to the shipper by customs officials at their discretion. It is solely your responsibility to follow all applicable laws and regulations.

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Judging Session Locations and Dates

Widmer Brothers
Not a public event - Judges and organizers only
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 6:00 PM, PDT

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Awards Ceremony

OBC Summer BBQ at Widmer
Thursday, June 14, 2018 6:00 PM, PDT

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