The NCCBC Homebrew Experience



The NCCBC Homebrew Experience
Wednesday, November 6th
Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem


We are excited to announce that the father of home brewing, the master of brewers, and the best fist-bumper ever, Charlie Papazian, will be gracing our stage on November 6, 2019, at the NC Craft Brewers Conference. 


Charlie Papazian is the founder of the American Homebrewers Association (1978) and past president of the Brewers Association (USA). He speaks and writes about the beer and brewing industry at many conferences, events and in many publications throughout the world. Charlie has five bestselling books and his Complete Joy of Homebrewing has sold over 1.3 million copies worldwide.  He is also known for founding the National Homebrewers Conference, World Beer Cup, the Great American Beer Festival, Craft Brewers Conference, BrewExpo America, Brewers Publications, Brewers Association Beer Style Guidelines, CraftBeer.com, and the magazines Zymurgy and The New Brewer.

In its sixth iteration, the NC Craft Brewers Conference is presented by the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild with the generous support of ABS Commercial and several other amazing sponsors. 


The NCCBC Homebrew Experience includes:

  • Screening of the movie, "For the Love of Craft"
  • Invitation to attend the NCCBC Keynote presentation by Charlie Papazian
  • Opportunity to visit the 2019 NCCBC Trade Expo, featuring 100 industry vendors
  • Lunch & Learn panel discussion with (lunch included; lunch provided by Foothills Brewing Pub):
    • Charlie Papazian, Past-President of the Brewers Association, and Founder of the American Homebrewers Association
    • Jamie Bartholomaus, Founder & CEO of Foothills Brewing Company
    • Leah Ashburn, President of Highland Brewing Company

Tickets coming soon! Stay tuned!