Join us at CiderCon® 2024!

Registration is now live for CiderCon® 2024, the premier conference for the cider industry!

The resource hub is exclusively for ACA members and is filled with items from webinars to white papers to market data reports to help our member cideries thrive.

Our expert-created cider certification program is designed for distributors, servers, sommeliers and others interested in becoming bonafide experts on all things cider.

CiderCon® is the premier cider conference for industry professionals. It is an opportunity to learn, share, taste and network. Join us in Portland, Oregon from January 16-19 for CiderCon® 2024.

About the American Cider Association

The American Cider Association is an organization of cider and perry producers in the United States. Our mission is to grow a diverse and successful U.S. cider industry by providing valuable information, resources and services to our members and by advocating on their behalf.

Our Members


The people pressing apples and fermenting the juice into delicious cider


The farmers cultivating apples for our industry

Restaurants & Bars

The specialty establishments offering robust cider offerings


The suppliers supporting US cidermakers with equipment, ingredients and technology

Retailers & Distributors

The shops and wholesalers helping cider reach consumers


The die hard cider fans who help us thrive

Member Benefits

Your Voice in DC

 The ACA advocates for cider regularly on the national level.

Cider Market Trend and Data Reports

Get access to detailed cider market reports.

CiderCon® Exclusives

 CiderCon® is a global cider conference for cider professionals and it’s available at a discount to ACA members!


Whether you’re starting up or ramping up, ACA has webinars that will help you get the information you need.

Latest News

Coffee Chat with 3 Tier Beverages

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Certified Pommelier™ Ceremony at CiderCon® 2024

We are thrilled to share that the American Cider Association is hosting the inaugural Certified Pommelier™ Ceremony at CiderCon® 2024…

CiderCon® 2024 Olympic Peninsula Tour

The Olympic Peninsula Tour will take you through some of the most breathtaking scenery in Washington State. While enjoying the…

Introducing Certified Pommelier™ Chapters

We were so excited to share the news of our 12 new Certified Pommeliers™ last week, but that’s not all…

Upcoming Events

CINA's Technical Skills Share Series Online
December 14, 2023: Flavor Trends

December 4-8, 2023
Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

Certified Pommelier™ Exam at CiderCon® 2024
January 17, 2024
Portland, Oregon

Oregon Cider Week
January 13-21, 2023

CiderCon® 2024
January 16-19, 2024
Portland, Oregon

Good Manufacturing Practices for Cidery Employees (Online)
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