Sponsored by Diageo

USBG World Class, sponsored by Diageo, is part of an internationally recognized competition that elevates the craft of the bartender and builds careers in the industry, culminating in an annual landmark week where the Global Bartender of the Year is announced.

How to Enter

Go to worldclass.usbg.org after September 15 to view the competition entry portal. Entrants will need to:
1) Complete education requirements in one of two ways: Attend a Live World Class Studios Seminar or attend online education (to be released soon)
2) Complete an Online Application
3) Submit an Original Recipe


The Prize(s)

The winner will be crowned the World’s Best Bartender.





Additional Details

5 Regional Finals to be held between April and May, where 3 Regional Finalists to be chosen from each Region
1 National Final will be held to select the National Winner to represent the US at the 2017 Global Finals (location TBD)


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