Show Your Mead in the International Mead Festival
The NEW International Mead Festival HOME Competitionů
The International Mead Festival (an event through the International Mead Association) is the worlds' largest and most prestigious mead competition and festival. This event hosts both a public tasting of commercial meads and a private judging of commercial and now home made mead entries. If you miss this, you'll miss the biggest even in the mead world!

HOME Mead Competition (New This Year!)
Sponsored by The Home Brew Hut -
Make no mistake about it, if there is one competition you enter all year long, this is the one to enter. -

1st Round Judging - December 11, 2005 (All entries due by November 21, 2005)

Note: Second round judging and medal announcements will occur on site at the February, 2006 festival. Therefore, entries only need to be shipped 1 time! They will pull the top three winners from each category to be judged in second round judging. Winners will NOT be announced until Saturday, February 11.

Download the Entry Form:
ENTRY FORM-Microsoft Word
ENTRY FORM-Adobe PDF Version

Festival: Friday, February 10, 2006 - Saturday, February 11, 2006
Since Mead is 'the Drink of Love' then what better weekend than Valentines weekend?!

Boulder Outlook Hotel & Suites
Boulder, Colorado.

Ticket Information: For ticket information please check back or sign up on the Mead Festival mailing list.

Volunteer Information:
Yes, they recruiting volunteers for the next festival! Email the Volunteer Coordinator. You will be sent information from there.

Additional information and questions can be answered at

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