GABF Competition Shipping


We are ready to ship your GABF competition entries!  The NC Craft Brewers Guild has organized a complimentary consolidated shipment for competition entries exclusively for our Guild member breweries

To take advantage of this free shipment:

  1. Register for the GABF Competition by June 22nd.
  2. Make sure your Guild membership is up-to-date!  (Unsure? Contact Lisa at
  3. Read all info in this email, as well as competition guidelines on the GABF competition website here!

  1. Label your beer entries, per GABF instructions.
  2. Send the required amount, per GABF instructions.
  3. Pack them well: No matter how well you think you have packed your bottles for shipment, pack them even better!

  • ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED AT DROP-OFF LOCATIONS ON Monday, August 15th & Tuesday, August 16th.
    • Ensure your entries are packaged per GABF instructions prior to drop-off.
      • Make sure to use the barcode beer labels emailed to you by the Brewers Association.
    • Shipment will be palletized & picked up by refrigerated freight on Thursday, August 18th, and Friday, August 19th.

  • Coast:  TRU Colors Brewery & Taproom
    • Address: 715 Greenfield St, Wilmington, NC 28401
    • Entries may be received: 9 am - 11 am, 1 pm - 5 pm  
    • Primary contacts: Chandler Hatch,
  • Triangle: NoDa Brewing Warehouse
  • Triad + CLT:  Wise Man Brewing
    • Address: 826 Angelo Bros Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
    • Entries may be received: 8am-5pm, both days
    • Primary contact: Sam Victory,
  • Western NC + AVL:  Hi-Wire Brewing
    • Address: 2A Huntsman Place, Asheville, NC 28803 (Biltmore Village)
    • Entries may be received: 8am-3pm, both days
    • Primary contact: Kat Selwyn,

If you have any questions, please reach out to Shannon Taylor at
We thank you for your Guild membership & support of North Carolina craft beer!

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