Big Red Ball Homebrew Contest 2018

Our 5th annual pro-am contest to crown the official beer of the LRKA – Little Rock Kickball Association! We will be raising money for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas again this year. Tickets available soon. $25 General Admission: includes hor d’oeuvres, samples from contestants & People’s Choice ballot & unlimited Stone’s Throw brews! $35 VIP Admission: includes 6:30 entry, keepsake taster glass, heavy hor d’oeuvres, samples from contestants & People’s Choice ballot & unlimited Stone’s Throw brews! Prices increase $5 day of the event. Brewers have until January 21, 2018 to enter their beers here: https://form.jotform.com/52874529920969 HOMEBREW ENTRY INFORMATION This is a Pro-Am event with the winning beer to be brewed by Stone’s Throw Brewing (One 3bbl batch, with option to brew additional batches) * The cost of entry is $10 for the first entry and $5 for each subsequent entry * A Panel of judges selected by Stone’s Throw Brewing & the Little Rock Kickball Association will select the winner of the pro-am portion of the contest; all decisions are final. A popular choice award will also be given based on audience votes; the winner of this portion of the event will receive a prize equal to the amount of entry fees collected for the contest. The same entry is eligible to win both portions of the contest. * The winning beer will be proudly crowned “The Official Beer of Kickball” and will be promoted in celebration of the Little Rock Kickball Association’s 26th Season * Entries are restricted to 2015 BJCP Beer Style Guidelines 10-27, 29-34. * Brewers must brew at minimum a batch of 5 gallons *...

Hot Springs Oktoberfest 2017

Hot Springs Oktoberfest 2017 Location: Hill Wheatley Plaza, 629 Central Ave. It’s that time of year once again for everyone to mark their calendar for Oktoberfest, October 13th and 14th.  We will be posting updates closer to the date on our facebook page  so check us out daily.  This is a fundraiser for an amazing program that changes lives in the process. Times:   Friday 4p.m. – 10 p.m. Saturday 10 p.m. – 3 p.m. This is a family oriented event open to the public. Children’s activity times each day starts at 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., don’t miss the live entertainment from Bavarian music on Friday and Saturday. Come enjoy a variety of authentic German beers, wines, and German cuisine food vendors including brats schnitzels Etc. For further information call the event contact number: 501-262-5272 email us at hotspringsoktoberfest@outlook.com and check us out online...

CAF Arktoberfest Challenge Homebrew Competition

Central Arkansas Fermenters presents the Third Annual Arktoberfest Challenge Homebrew Competition! Judging will be October 27 and October 28th at Arktoberfest in Arkdadelphia. With cash prizes and traditional medals, the AHA/BJCP-sanctioned Arktoberfest Challenge should be at the top of every mid-South homebrewer’s list. Combine it with the Arktoberfest Craft Beer Festival filled with Arkansas craft beers, music, and fun, and there’s no doubt this competition will fill up fast. Click for more...

Food and Foam Fest

The Central Arkansas Fermenters will be serving home brew along with a slew of local, regional, and national breweries.  This all happens on April 1st 2016 and this is no Aprils fools joke!  Buy your tickets now. Click here for more info...