Just Brew It Homebrew Festival

Just Brew It 2017 / June 3rd!

About Just Brew It

Just Brew It is a homebrew competition and tasting in Asheville benefiting the work of Just Economics.  This year will be the 8th year featuring more than 100 different beers and more than 40 amazing homebrewers.  The competing homebrewers are some of the finest specialty homebrewers in the region.  The attendees are current members of Just Economics.


Just Just Brew It is NOT a ticketed event.  It is a benefit for our members and you must be a 2017 member of Just Economics before June 3rd indicating your interest in attending on the membership form.


Members who indicated they plan to attend, will be invited to come sample the homebrew and vote for their favorites for the 2017 winner of the Just Brew It People’s Choice Award.


Just Brew It will take place on June 3rd, at the Wedge, from 2-5pm--Attendance is limited, so early membership is encouraged.  NO MEMBERSHIPS WILL BE SOLD THE DAY OF THE EVENT.

How To Attend

You must be a 2017 member of Just Economics.  Membership is open to anyone who supports the work of economic justice.  Different membership levels have different benefits for Just Brew It.  *Note membership is going up on April 26th, 2017.

Membership Levels

  • Basic Membership--$25 until April 25th, $30 after April 26th / Includes entrance into Just Brew It and unlimited sampling of the homebrew.

  • Standard Membership--$35 until April 25th, $40 after April 26th / Includes entrance into Just Brew It with unlimited sampling, plus a souvenir tasting glass, and a raffle ticket.

  • VIP Membership--$55 until April 25th, $60 after April 26th / Includes entrance into Just Brew It AN HOUR EARLY starting at 1pm for first chances to sample homebrew without the crowds, a souvenir tasting glass, a raffle ticket, and a food truck voucher.

To Become a 2017 member of Just Economics and attend Just Brew It click here.

How To Enter As A Homebrewer

The 2017 Homebrewer application is on-line here.   A few homebrewer spots remain open.

How To Participate As A Business Or Organizational Supporter

Just Brew It is made possible by the wonderful business and organizations who not only pay a living wage, but also financially support the work of building a more just and sustainable economic community.  To support Just Brew It and the work of Just Economics go here.


We thank our local beer brewing community for making Asheville LIVING WAGE BEER CITY!

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