Thousands to visit “Brew England” for homebrewing conference and competition
The 41st Homebrew Con™ hosted by the American Homebrewer’s Association® (AHA) heads to Providence, R.I. for three days of camaraderie, education, and homebrew. Homebrew Con is the world’s largest conference and expo for amateur brewers, mead- and cidermakers.
The conference culminates with the National Homebrew Competition, which presents medals to outstanding beer, mead, and cider produced by amateur brewers worldwide.
Hobbyists of all levels are invited to hone their skills via seminars and demonstrations while sampling brews from homebrew clubs and local craft breweries. In addition, Thrillist named Providence one of “The 25 Best U.S. Cities to Spend a Weekend,” making for a great beercation destination.
Attendees will gather in “Brew England” to hear keynote speaker Dan Kleban of Maine Beer Co and choose from more than 70 sessions presented by medal-winning homebrewers, craft brewing pioneers, researchers and do-it-yourselfers.
Attendance is limited to AHA members. All beer lovers are invited to join the AHA and discover the joys of homebrewing.
Thursday, June 27 – Saturday, June 29
For a full calendar of events, visit the conference schedule.
Registration opens March 12.
Rhode Island Convention Center
1 Sabin Street
Providence, R.I. 02903
Since 1978, the American Homebrewers Association has worked to protect and protect homebrewing rights and celebrates a membership of more than 46,000 homebrewers and craft beer enthusiasts. Homebrew Con is a fun, educational gathering that pays tribute to the craft of homebrewing and unites brewers of all levels to expand their skills and knowledge, while embracing the community’s camaraderie and spirit.
Homebrew Con is made possible by the generous support of its sponsors.
A limited number of press passes are available. Media wishing to attend and cover Homebrew Con must apply for credentials.
Alex Kofsky, on behalf of the American Homebrewers Association, (212) 255-75417
About the American Homebrewers Association: The American Homebrewers Association® (AHA) has worked on behalf of the homebrewing community since 1978 and celebrates a membership of more than 46,000 homebrewers. The American Homebrewers Association organizes events including Homebrew Con™ and the National Homebrew Competition. The AHA also publishes Zymurgy® magazine for homebrewers and beer lovers, and offers money-saving deals and recipes via the Brew Guru® mobile app. The AHA is part of the Brewers Association (BA), whose independent craft brewer seal is a widely adopted symbol that differentiates beers by small and independent craft brewers. The BA’s Brewers Publications® division is the leading publisher of contemporary and relevant brewing literature for today’s craft brewers and homebrewers.
Beer lovers and anyone interested in making their own beer are invited to learn more at HomebrewersAssociation.org. Follow the AHA on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.