The Beer Project

 Beer Project logo 2015

Experience the artistry of local brewers in the second annual Pro-Am competition inspired by the Museum’s collection.


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The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, in partnership with Green Bench Brewing are proud to present a two day event that celebrates the creativity and ingenuity of homebrewing.

Friday, June 12, 2015, 7 – 10pm


Five local brewing companies craft beers inspired by selected works in the Museum’s collection.  Taste their “liquid” works of art in a themed lounge.  An evening of food, music and art!

Participating Brewing Companies:

7th Sun Brewing   I Barley Mow Brewing   I  Cigar City Brewing   I  Green Bench Brewing   I  Pair O’ Dice Brewing

Lounges designed by:

Being-The Art of Living  I  Central Oddities  I  Tampa Bay Furnishings  I  Tree House Gallery  I  ZaZoo’d

Featuring music by The Super Stars Band with Ronnie Dee

Tickets are $60/person.  Limited availability.  Complimentary valet parking on Beach Drive NE.

Saturday, June 13, 2015, Noon – 3pm


Experience local talent in a home brew tasting and vote for your favorite.  Activities include tasting, galleries, artfully designed cornhole boards and more.

Valet parking available for $5 per vehicle.

Tickets are $35/person.



PROMOTE: 2015 Competition Brochure

Registration for the 2015 Competition opens Friday, March 20, 2015.
For a list of 2015’s winners, CLICK HERE.

      1. 2015 Contest Rules, Accepted BJCP Categories, Fees & Deadlines (revised Feb 2015)

      2. Bottle Identification Form

      3. Registration is now closed.

If you have questions regarding the home brewing competition, please contact Associate Curator of Public Programs, Mary Szaroleta at 727.896.2667, ext. 220 or

Attention Home Brewers! Let the public decide who has the best beer in town!  To find out more about participating in the Public Tasting and Awards Program on Saturday, June 13, 2015, please contact by Friday, May 29, 2015.  Space is limited.


Attention Sponsors!

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If you are interested in sponsoring The Beer Project, please contact our Development Office at 727.896.2667 or

In the News…

Forbes Travel Guide (Feb 2014)

The Tampa Tribune



The Beer Project is sanctioned by the American Homebrewers Association (AHA).


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Home Brewer Sponsor:
John F. Kennedy, Raymond James