Bottleshock Open Home Wine Competition. Entry deadline: June 24, 2016. Click here for more info.
43rd Annual US Amateur Wine Competition. Hosted by LA Cellarmasters. Entries due in late October and early November. Contact www.CellarmastersLA.org for more information.
WineMaker International Amateur Wine Competition. Entry deadline: March 11, 2016. More info: http://winemakermag.com/.
San Diego County Fair Homewine Competition. Entry deadline is April 1, 2016. For ore information, go to www.sdfair.com.
California State Fair Home Wine Competition. Entries open on March 16 and close on April 13, 2016. Judging will be on April 30. Click here for a link to the competition’s handbook.
Sacramento Home Winemakers – Jubilee Wine Competition. Entries are being accepted now through the first week of May, 2016. Wines judged May 14, 2016. For your convenience, entries will be accepted at the March and April SHW meetings. Entry form coming soon.
El Dorado County Fair Homemade Wine and Wine Label Competition. Entries are tentatively open April 1 and close April 24, 2016. Go to www.eldoradocountyfair.org for confirmation of entry deadlines and entry information.
Orange County Fair Homewine and Label Competition. Entries will be accepted starting April 1, 2016 and close mid-May with the competition held in early June. Go to www.ocws.org for more information.