Each SHA member club is eligible to hold a competition, and the results of each competition are compiled over the calendar year to determine a Brewer of the Year, a Mead & Cider Maker of the Year, and also a SHA Homebrew Club of the Year.  Below is a schedule of the participating competitions for 2019.

DateCompetitionClubWebsite
Januaryopen  
February 2Domras Cup (mead only)SBLwebsite
March 2Shamrock OpenCARBOYwebsite
March 23Port City PlunderWort City Brewerswebsite
Postponed to 2020Olde Hickory / Howard Brewing Pro-AmCLASSwebsite
April 27Colonial CupLCLwebsite
Mayopen website
June 8Summer SizzlerDEAwebsite
JulyUS OpenCBM 
August Dominion Cup JRHB website
SeptemberBlue Ridge Brew OffMALTwebsite
OctoberCrystal Coast Brew OffATFwebsite
NovemberSkirmish in the TriadBBGwebsite
DecemberPalmetto State Brewers OpenPSBOwebsite