Activities

Activities, news and announcements from America’s state and regional brewers guilds as the work to promote local beer and fight for favorable laws and lower excise tax rates.

Massachusetts Brewers Guild Hosts Inaugural Conference

On May 21st the Massachusetts Brewers Guild (MBG) hosted their inaugural technical brewing and business conference in Framingham, Massachusetts. Hosted by Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers in their beautiful Beer Hall and Kitchen, the Mass Brewers Conference brought over 170 …More

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California Craft Brewers Increase Their Impact

In November, the California Craft Brewers Association (CCBA) hosted its bi-annual conference in central California. Prior to the conference, northern California fires put the venue in jeopardy. Luckily this area was left unaffected and the …More

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Montana Brewers Conference and Fall Rendezvous

The Montana Brewers Conference, Montana Brewers Association (MBA) fall member meeting, and the MT Brewers Fall Rendezvous festival all took place in Missoula the last weekend of September. The Montana Brewers Conference, hosted by the MBA, …More

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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.

If your guild has a useful resource to share or needs support please contact Acacia Coast or Pete Johnson.