Brewers Association

Craft Beer Distributor

Government Affairs

Regulatory Agency Liaison

Advocacy for beer industry and wholesale on matters that affect your business. Work together with NBWA and other groups on government affairs initiatives.

State Brewing Associations (Guilds)

Support of state brewers associations on state issues. Facilitating interguild communication. Frequent communication with state wholesalers associations.

Capitol Hill Education and Promotion Events

Biannual craft beer education events for members of Congress and their staff.

Legislative Updates

Monthly updates on state, federal and court actions, also featured in The New Brewer.

Member Education

New Members-Only Area of

Features exclusive content available to BA members only, including extensive statistical data, presentation archives, technical information (covering hops, keg repatriation, and other topics), message boards and committee meeting minutes.

The New Brewer

Free multiple subscriptions to The New Brewer magazine for staff members and access to The New Brewer Online.

Brewers Association Forum

Free multiple subscriptions to the Brewers Association Forum, a daily, moderated email digest connecting you to over 12,800 participating members.

Industry Statistics

Annual Beer Industry Production Survey reports the growth of craft beer industry; featured in the May/June issue of The New Brewer.

Professional E-Conference Series: Power Hour

Power Hour is an online, interactive teleconference series on regulatory, marketing and other information six times per year.

Brewers Publications

Discounts on pre-publication releases, along with free additional copies of the current Brewers' Resource Directory for company-level members.

Craft Beer Marketing

Media Liaison/Industry Representation

Industry representation and referrals to national and local media.


Seasonal craft beer and statistic press releases sent to share information on today’s small and independent craft brewers.

American Craft Beer Week

Promotion and coordination of American Craft Beer Week celebrating the success and community ties of craft breweries and beer lovers.

Great American Beer Festival℠

The opportunity to purchase tickets for the Members-Only Session of the Great American Beer Festival (limit of 4 tickets per company).

World Beer Cup®

The World Beer Cup is a biennial international beer competition celebrating beer excellence.

SAVOR: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience

The premier craft beer and food pairing event in the U.S held annually in Washington, D.C. SAVOR advances consumer awareness of beer and food culture and U.S. craft brewers. Visit

Beer Garden Coordination

National Beer Wholesalers Association and other special events designed to help brewers expand market share.

Craft Brewing Fact Sheet

Biannual mailings of comprehensive analysis reports of the craft brewing community.

North American Brewery Update

Biannual communication of brewery openings and closings.

Member Services

Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America®

Receive exposure to over 5,000 industry owners and decision-makers at this annual event. Visit

Brewers Resource Directory

Listing and free copy of the current Brewers' Resource Directory (BRD) for brewery-level members (additional free copies are available upon request).

Electronic Member Mailings

Updates on beer industry trends and information on Brewers Association events and projects.

Access to Brewers Association Informational Services

Access to beer industry data from the Brewers Association library.

Member Decal

Member decal to display at your facility.

Zymurgy Magazine

One complimentary subscription to Zymurgy, the premium homebrewing and beer enthusiast magazine.

For additional membership assistance, please contact Erin Glass, Membership Coordinator at 888-822-6273 x 135.

Join today!

Need Help with the Website?

Logging into this website gives you access to special content available exclusive to Members Only.

Visit our Website Access FAQ page for assistance.

Free for members. The Brewers' Resource Directory is a comprehensive industry reference for brewers, owners, buyers, marketers, managers, and brand managers from the worldwide brewing industry.
read more

Shop Online

Renew your membership or join online. Save time and the environment. Visit the Brewers Association Store.