How to enter the Spirits Competition

  • Determine the spirits you wish to enter
  • Read Special Rules and Information
  • Note entry deadline and entry fee
  • Determine Division and Categories
  • Complete the entire entry form

Ship or deliver your spirits with a copy of the entry form and entry fees by April 15 for domestic entries and April 30 for international entries to:

Los Angeles International Spirits Competition
Attn: Spirits Department
1101 W. McKinley Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768

 

If you have any questions or require additional information please contact Colene Nath (909) 865-4230. Fax (909) 629-2067. Email nath@fairplex.com

Competition Calendar

January 5 – April 15
Spirits deliveries will be accepted in our wine cellar Jan. 5 – April 15, 2018 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday

March 31
Early Bird Registration Deadline Spirits entry forms must be postmarked no later than March 31, 2018 to get the Early Bird Special

April 15
Spirits Competition Deadline

May 8 - 9
Judging of spirit entries in the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel

June
2018 Spirits medal winners will be posted to the website.

August 31 - September 23
2018 LA County Fair. Display of all award winning wines, extra virgin olive oils and spirits. The tasting of gold medal wines, beer, spirits and extra virgin olive oils, and education seminars will take place in the Los Angeles International Wine, Beer & Spirits Marketplace during the LA County Fair.