Acacia Coast, State Brewers Association Coordinator, provides and update on the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild
With some states struggling to maintain their fledgling brewers guilds and several others with no guild at all, Michigan Brewers Guild stands as an example of a well-founded and flourishing organization dedicated to promoting and protecting the local brew
Nine breweries from across the state of Kentucky have united to form the Kentucky Guild of Brewers (KGB).
Acacia Coast provides an update of her visit to Kentucky, offering support to the state brewers guild.
Acacia Coast attends the inaugural brewers guild formation meeting in Oklahoma.
Acacia Coast attends initial guild meeting in Connecticut and meets with the Rhode Island brewing community to discuss possible guild formation.
Acacia Coast provides an update on the Florida Brewers Guild
Acacia Coast provides an update on the Texas Brewers Guild.
Acacia Coast attends the Brewers of Pennsylvania annual guild meeting.
Small brewers of Alaska meet for their annual guild meeting during Alaska Beer Week.
The Brewers Association is committed to providing resources to both existing associations and those in the conceptual or formative stages. Our staff attend 20-30 guild meetings a year to share information and gather best practices from a national perspective. The Brewers Association also assists state association efforts to fight state excise tax increase proposals and support pro-craft legislative initiatives.