the canadian craft brewers association
presents the:

Canada Beer Cup

Final Submission Deadline: July 19, 2024

The Canadian craft beer industry’s own competition finally arrived!

The Canada Beer Cup™ is a national competition celebrating independently owned and operated breweries across Canada. It showcases quality and innovation in craft beer from coast to coast to coast.

  • Beer evaluated by top international judges
  • 56 modernized beer styles in 12 categories
  • Introducing an exciting new feature category for the 2024 competition: “Beer Featuring Sasquatch® Hops
  • Canada Beer Cup trophy awarded to best-in-show
  • Packaging Awards in four distinct categories
  • Entry into the World Beer Cup®  competition awarded to the best-in-show winner and two runner-ups
  • For the industry, by the industry
  • All proceeds support the Canadian Craft Brewers Association

Celebrating Canadian Excellence

The 2024 competition will present awards in 56 distinct style groups across 12 categories, as evaluated by a panel of elite Canadian and international beer experts.

We were also excited to announce a new 2024 feature category, Beer Featuring Sasquatch® Hops. 

Additionally, judges will select a single, stand-out beer to be distinguished as Best In Show. The winning brewery will take home the Canada Beer Cup and be awarded one entry into 2025 World Beer Cup® competition. The two best-in-show runner-up breweries will also be awarded one entry each into the 2025 World Beer Cup® competition.

The Canadian Craft Brewers Association

As the voice of Canadian craft beer, the Canadian Craft Brewers Association represents the interests of a growing industry of over 1,200 small and independent craft breweries, brewpubs and their supplier partners in every province and territory in Canada. Learn more about the CCBA at

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Canadian Craft Brewers Association
Association des Microbrasseries Canadiennes
1400-340 Albert St., Ottawa, ON
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