Calling all vikings, warriors, brew brethren, and stein sisters!Samuel Adams is back in the house again for our annual Steinhoisting Competition! Lift your stein high to proclaim victory, or just stop by to cheer on the competition.Registration begins at 7:00 p.m. and the competition starts promptly at 8 p.m.The competition is open to 10 women and 10 men so get there early to guarantee your spot! The winners will be handsomely rewarded with sweet Samuel Adams swag, and beer specials will abound for everyone in the house. ** This competition is considered a part of the national Samuel Adams Steinhoisting event, so make sure to get a great time to compete to win a trip to Oktoberfest! **FULL RULES FOR THE SAMUEL ADAMS COMPETITION:It's back! The 2016 Samuel Adams National Stein Hoisting Competition is here and we're looking for America’s Stein Hoister of the Year!The five strongest men and women from around the country will compete in the ultimate arena – Caesars Palace in Las Vegas! All you have to do is find a local Stein Hoisting competition, have one of the top five longest stein hoisting times (5 women and 5 men) in the country, and you and a guest will be off to Las Vegas for a three day, two-night trip to compete for the national title at the historic Caesars Palace! Do you have what it takes? Search our local stein hoisting map below or visit our Find a Sam page and our Events & Promotions page to find local stein hoisting competitions near you! This year's competition is open through midnight EST on October 23, 2016 at bars and festivals across the country. The ultimate winners crowned at the Championships in Las Vegas will each win a trip for two to the 2017 Oktoberfest celebration in Munich, Germany.