Taproom Events

Thursday May 19, 2022 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join Candlewood Cornhole’s “Competitively Social” Cornhole League EVERY Thursday from 6-9 at Charter Oak. Sign up for $100 ($10/week) to join the weekly league. Cash prizes will be awarded and a portion of proceeds will go to the Danbury’s Dreams Come True. For sign-ups and questions, email CandlewoodCornhole@gmail.com

John Fazio Jr LIVE
Friday May 20, 2022 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for a fun night of live music by John Fazio Jr! Grab a pint from our 10 rotating draft beers, sit back and listen to some great music.

Cross Purpose Live
Saturday May 21, 2022 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for an evening of live music with CROSS PURPOSE. They uniquely combine original material, powerful arrangements, and contemporary lyrics that go beyond the typical. Cross Purpose’s musical influences are as eclectic as their personalities and include Rock, Blues, Progressive, Funk, Punk and Classical

The Angry O’Haras LIVE
Sunday May 22, 2022 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

The Angry O’Haras are all about making music that sounds good and feels right, and they will be at Charter Oak on the 4th Sunday of every month! They wield fiddle, guitar, banjo and bass to forge the instrumental foundation for three- and four-part harmonies. Bluegrass is their guiding compass, but the band navigates many musical regions.

Ol’ Moose and Friends LIVE
Saturday May 28, 2022 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Ol’ Moose and Friends will be at CHARTER OAK playing Americana favorites and originals!

Orb Mellon LIVE
Sunday May 29, 2022 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for Orb Mellon Live at Charter Oak Brewery! Come on out, drink great beer and get down to the mojo. Orb Mellon is the blues moniker of Mike Malone, founder and guitarist of the seminal 1990s indie rock band and Sony/Epic recording artists Dirt Merchants.

Tony & The West Siders LIVE
Saturday June 4, 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 in our taproom!

Friday June 10, 2022 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Come enjoy live music by Connecticut’s own A&R Duo made up of Thomas Ardise & Ronald James Roberts as they play some acoustic classic rock!

Twist Band LIVE
Sunday June 12, 2022 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for TWISTED BAND LIVE – a high energy rock and roll band based in south central Connecticut – while you enjoy a beer or two!

Tony & The West Siders LIVE
Saturday July 2, 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 in our taproom!

Live Music and Art with Jason Hamilton, Morgann Keiser & Tedd Andrews
Sunday July 3, 2022 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Charter Oak Brewing
Join us for a special Music and Art show! Tedd Andrews creates beautiful intuitive Art while Jason Hamilton and Morgann Keiser perform original songs and covers on guitar and banjo by Watchhouse, John Prine, Gregory Alan Isakov, Tom Petty and many more.
Tony & The West Siders LIVE
Saturday August 6, 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!

Tony & The West Siders LIVE
Saturday September 10, 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!

Seth Adam Live
Saturday October 8, 2022 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for Seth Adams Live in the taproom featuring Seth’s catalog originals and choice covers.

Max Kipnis LIVE
Sunday October 30, 2022 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for Max Kipnis Live at the taproom. Max Kipnis is a Multi-Instrumentalist/Songwriter based out of Danbury CT. His bluesy style will keep you intrigued throughout and offer that soul shaking moment we all crave.

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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)