2019 Top Hop

An annual competition and fundraiser celebrating Nebraska hops and Nebraska beer.

Saturday, Nov 9th | 1pm – 5pm

Raising Nebraska Building
Grand Island, NE

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General Admission

$25

[$35 day of event]

This ticket gains entry into the event and gets you a Top Hop tasting glass.

VIP Admission

$35
[$45 day of event]

This ticket gains entry into the event and gets you an exclusive 20oz VIP Top Hop tasting glass.

Come to the Raising Nebraska Building

This year we travel to Grand Island to the Raising Nebraska Building, which is located inside the Nebraska Building near the main gate of the Nebraska State Fairgrounds at the intersection of State Fair Boulevard & South Locust Street. 

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AWARDS

Peoples Choice Beer

$1 = 1 Vote

You get to vote on your favorite beers!

The proceeds raised from the ticket sales and people’s choice votes will go towards the NHGA to further promote hop growing efforts in the state.

Top Hop’d Beer

BJCP judged beer

A BJCP Sanctioned Event!

BJCP judges will taste and analyze every beer and name the Top Hop’d Beer. They wil also provide feedback.

Top Hop

Brewer judged hops

Nebraska Brewers judging Nebraska Hops!

Any Nebraska brewer that would want to participate will have the chance to smell and analyze local hops and decide which grower has this years Top Hop!

Brewers & Growers

Farnam House
Farnam House
Homestead Hops
Homestead Hops
Christensen Hops
Christensen Hops
Brickway Brewery | Distillery
Brickway Brewery | Distillery
Big Red Hops
Big Red Hops
Lincoln Lagers
Lincoln Lagers
Rock Creek Hops
Rock Creek Hops
Island Band of Brewers
Island Band of Brewers
Hwy 14 Brewing Co.
Hwy 14 Brewing Co.
Oak Creek Hops
Oak Creek Hops
Lost Way Brewery
Lost Way Brewery
Schwedhelm Hops
Schwedhelm Hops
Legendary Hops
Legendary Hops
First Street Brewing
First Street Brewing
Upstream Brewing
Upstream Brewing
Scratchtown Brewing Co.
Scratchtown Brewing Co.
Loup Valley Hops
Loup Valley Hops
Hundred Hills
Hundred Hills
David City Brick Street Brewers
David City Brick Street Brewers
Bauman Hops
Bauman Hops

Raising Nebraska Building

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