Taproom Events

Cornhole Open Play
Thursday December 1, 2022 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Grap a partner and come enjoy an evening of friendly cornhole pick up games and beers from our 10 taps. Limited to first 24 teams. Play starts at 6:30, but our taproom opens at 4…come early and get some practice in! Cost is $15 and a portion of proceeds will go to a local charity each month.

Billy Michael & Friends
Friday December 2, 2022 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Gather around and enjoy a few beers while listening to Billy Michael & friends play your favorite tunes through the decades performed with their Lake Street Dive flare!

Tony & The West Siders LIVE + BBB Food Truck
Saturday December 3, 2022 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for Tony & The West Siders LIVE as they play authentic Classic Rock & Blues! PLUS, BBB BRAZILIAN BBQ BOYS will be here all day!

Lost Rebel Live + BBB Brazilian BBQ Boys
Sunday December 4, 2022 2:00 pm to Friday November 4, 2022 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for live, acoustic music with Lost Rebel while you enjoy a few pints from our 10 beers on tap. Plus, the BBB BRAZILIAN BBQ BOYS will be here all day serving up mouthwatering dishes

Trivia Night at the Taproom
Wednesday December 7, 2022 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for TRIVIA NIGHT at the Taproom hosted by the Danbury Library. Come by to check out the brewery at 5:00 pm, and hang around for trivia starting at 6:30 pm. Teams should be no more than 6 people. Play for free and win great prizes! Feel free to bring your own food in as well.

Six Strings and a Six-Pack LIVE
Friday December 9, 2022 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for Six Strings and a Six-Pack LIVE at Charter Oak. Six Strings and a Six-Pack is a one-man band playing country classics. Plus some Bluegrass & Old-Time. Some Dead. Some Rock. Some Roll.

Tom Duffy Band Live + BBB Brazilian BBQ Boys
Saturday December 10, 2022 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for a fun evening with the TOM DUFFY BAND — a partnership between Doug Fargiano on Guitar & Vocals, Michael Pirre on Drums & Vocals, Greg Johnston on Vocals & Percussion and Tom Duffy on Bass. TDB’s sweet spot is an eclectic mix of rockin’ hits and deep cuts. These are songs you know and love – some performed as you’ve never heard them before! We’ve also got the BBB Brazilian BBQ Boys here all day!

SwingSet Live
Sunday December 11, 2022 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

SwingSet, a trio of accomplished musicians who offer a unique take on Swing, Jazz and Bossa standards will be playing LIVE again at Charter Oak!

Santa’s Coming to COBC!
Saturday December 17, 2022 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Grab the family and head over to the taproom for some festive fun! MEET SANTA * FREE HOT COCOA * GIFTS FOR THE KIDS  & MORE!

Christmas Family Sing Along
Friday December 23, 2022 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us and Billy Michael Band for a fun evening of Christmas cheer with beer!

Paint Your Pet with Pints
Wednesday January 25, 2023 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Charter Oak Taproom

We are bringing Annie’s Art Party to the brewery! You send a photo of your pet, it gets sketched then you paint it while enjoying a pint or two! More details to sign up to come.

Tasting & Industry Events

We're In the News

The Beverage Journal: Charter Oak Brewing Hosts Pints & Politics

A little understanding can go a long way. Danbury, Connecticut-based Charter Oak Brewing Company hosted a town hall to discuss issues… (cont reading)

LIVABILITY: Beloved Beverage

The small-batch craft beers from Charter Oak Brewing, named for a legendary Connecticut oak that helped the state maintain some of its independence under British rule. (Cont reading)

i95: Danbury’s Charter Oak Brewery is Awesome…

People have been ranting and raving about their positive experiences at Charter Oak Brewery in Danbury for some time now…. (cont reading)

NEWSTIMES: Danbury-area brewers say Lamont’s beer tax break likely to keep prices stable, encourage new jobs

A 17 percent drop in the tax Connecticut slaps on every barrel of beer brewed here will help keep the price of a pint stable and may lead to new taproom jobs, local brewers said…. (cont reading)

BREWBOUND: Charter Oak Brewing Introduced Over 40 New Styles in 2020

 Charter Oak Brewing, located in historic Danbury, Connecticut continues to market new styles including… (cont reading)

BREWBOUND: Charter Oak Adds Little Charter Session IPA to Core Lineup

Charter Oak Brewery and Taproom, located in historic Danbury, CT, announced their newest core beer called Little Charter Session IPA… (cont reading)

TIMES UNION: Connecticut breweries offering ‘grab-and-go’ beer

Many Connecticut breweries are offering beer takeout service. Much like restaurants, which are only offering grab and go meals for takeout, breweries are setting up curbside service… (cont reading)

MEDIACROSSING: Getting Back to Business

P. Scott Vallely, Founder, President and Brewmaster of Charter Oak Brewing Company located in Danbury, CT., told MediaCrossing he misses the “energy level, crowds, and conversations” that once took place inside his brewery’s taproom. (cont reading…)

BREWBOUND: Charter Oak Brewing Continues to Brew, Offers Curbside Pickup and Home Delivery

Although the Corona Virus has resulted in lower distribution sales and nonexistent taproom activity, Charter Oak Brewing was quick to get in front of the challenge with our Grab and Go Curbside service and Ding-Dong-Ditch Delivery service (yep, we ‘dump and run’)…. (Cont reading…)

HamletHub: Charter Oak Brewery Innovates During COVID-19 Crisis, Thrives with Home Delivery of Craft Beer

Charter Oak has innovated during this crisis and has found ourselves selling more package beer, growlers of beer from our vast selection of draft beers, and kegs for the kegerator. In fact, we’ve had to continue our brewing and packaging to keep up with demand….(cont reading)

Crafty People & Things to Do – Charter Oak Brewing – LISTEN!
Monday March 2, 2020 12:00 am to 12:00 am

Listen to our visit with the owner of Charter Oak Brewing in Danbury CT and hear about his fine line of beers and how they came to land in the Hat City…LISTEN TO EPISODE!

News 12 Connecticut: Crafted Local: Charter Oak Brewing

Channel 12 Connecticut came in and filmed a segment – check it out here!

Brewbound: Charter Oak Brewing Announces Founder’s Club Program

Charter Oak Brewing Company, located at 39B Shelter Rock Rd in Danbury, Connecticut has been busy releasing new limited styles, hosting fun events, helping the community and making connections with fellow beer lovers! Check out some of their latest happenings.(cont reading…)


Cooking is all about flavor.  Adding varied ingredients, spices, and seasoning builds the layers of complex flavor that are the hallmark of the best culinary art. Creative cooks are always eager for new ways to broaden their horizons. (cont reading…)

CT Post: OAKtoBEERfest at Charter Oak Brewing in Danbury 2018

Charter Oak Brewing Company in Danbury held an OAKtoBEERfest event at the taproom on October 4-7, 2018. Guests enjoyed German-style, pumpkin beer and Oktoberfest activities. (cont reading…)

Hamlet Hub: New Connecticut Brewery Announces Exciting Offerings

After 6 years of brewing, Charter Oak Brewing Company recently opened its doors to the public on June 28, 2018 with a brand new taproom & brewery in Danbury, CT. The state-of-the-art equipment allows Charter Oak to brew fresh, small-batch beers that boasts big taste…. (cont reading)

CT Post: Connecticut brewery unveils new look, flavors

After almost six years of brewing in the Nutmeg State, Charter Oak Brewing is reinventing the wheel for Southwestern Connecticut breweries… (cont reading)

NewsTimes: Charter Oak Brewing opens taproom in Danbury

With an industrial look, communal vibe and 10-tap system pouring beer made only yards away, Charter Oak Brewing has opened its taproom to the public… (cont reading)

NewsTimes: Charter Oak eyes late-May opening in Danbury

Scott Vallely started Charter Oak Brewing Co. in 2011 and has built a successful brand whose IPAs, ales and other beer varieties can be found in about 400 establishments throughout Connecticut…(cont reading) 

BREWBOUND: Charter Oak Opens New Brewery with Taproom

After five years traveling around the Northeast ‘gypsy brewing’ and building our brand, Charter Oak Brewing has chosen Danbury, Connecticut for their permanent headquarters. The 10,000 square-foot facility includes a 20 barrel brewing system as well as a pilot 5 barrel system….(cont reading)

i95: Danbury’s Charter Oak Brewing Co. Opens Brand New Taproom

Hey, craft beer lovers I’ve got another beer drinking destination that’s finally ready for you at 39B Shelter Rock Rd. in Danbury….(cont reading)