Bridger Brew Crew

The Gallatin Valley's Homebrew Club

Bridger Brew Crew & Cardinal Distributing present:

2nd Bozeman Brew-OFF
March 7th, 2020


Event Details Snapshot


  • Judging will happen Saturday, March 7th, 2020 starting at 8AM (Lunch 12-1PM).

  • Location:  Cardinal Distributing, 269 Jackrabbit Lane, Bozeman, MT 59718


  • Entry Window:  Monday, February 17th - Friday, February 28th, 2020 (Drop-off between 7AM - 3PM, Monday through Friday)

  • No entry fee for first 2 entries for Bridger Brew Crew members; $8 per entry for non-members and additional member entries

    • More info on becoming a Bridger Brew Crew member can be found here.

  • 4 maximum entries per brewer; 1 entry per SUB-category

  • Competition will be capped at 150 entries

Use your creativity and brewer savvy to construct a beer recipe for the second Bozeman Brew-Off happening Saturday, March 7th, 2020. Enter your beer for the chance to have your recipe brewed on a commercial scale ay Outlaw Brewing in Bozeman, MT.

Beers will be judged according to 2015 BJCP style guidelines by BJCP judges, local brewers, and expert homebrewers. The winning beer will be brewed on Outlaw’s 10-barrel brew system and made available on tap at the brewery at a later date. (Note: Outlaw Brewing reserves the right to substitute ingredients in the winning beer recipe based upon availability and cost, if necessary.)

Along with the grand prize, various other prizes and brewery swag will be awarded to overall and top category winners.

Competition guidelines outlining entry and category information, as well as shipping and drop-off procedures can be downloaded below. Any questions should be directed to


We are seeking BJCP-certified judges to assist with judging competition entries. Those interested in participating should contact our competition judging director, Will Thompson, at

Entries will be accepted starting December 1st.

(Please note: We’re using Reggie+eJudge Competition Software to take competition entries!)