While sports fans will be going crazy over the big basketball tournament, New Jerseyans are getting ready to crown ANOTHER champion. Get ready to cheer for the beer!

The voting has begun  and we are ready to continue searching for the best craft brewery in NJ! Your votes will help decide who will be the best craft brewery in the Garden State. The field is broken up into 4 regions of the state to start: North, Central, Jersey Shore and South Jersey. Vote for your favorite breweries to send them onto the next round. Round 3 voting will begin on Friday night March 30 and continue through April 6.

Think you can predict the tournament and pick the winner? Check out the full list of this year's participants for the Great NJ Craft Beer Bracket.

Now it's time to cast your votes in the North bracket and send the winners onto the semi-final round!


**A special thanks to Producer Chris Eannucci who contributed to this story

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