The Porter Public House is the official sponsor of the Homebrewer section as well as the People's Choice Award for HCBF 2019.


We invite homebrewers to participate in the festival and showcase their talents. As there are only 10 homebrewer spots available, they will be accepted in the order registration forms are received. Registration closed June 1, 2019.

Each festival attendee will be able to vote one time for their favorite homebrew. The festival attendee will be given a slip of paper resembling the image below. The 2019 homebrew winner will receive a trophy, swag bag, opportunity to collaborate on a brew with The Porter Public House in Downtown Hattiesburg, and bragging rights as the HCBF 2019 Homebrewers People’s Choice Award Winner!

See below for the list of accepted homebrewers that will be at HCBF 2019.

>>> Homebrewer Registration & Info Packet

Registration packets can be returned to hburgcraftbeerfest@gmail.com by the deadline.