Taproom Events

The Resounders LIVE + Punchy’s Island Grill
Friday July 26, 2024 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

We’ve got the RESOUNDERS here again rocking the taproom  Enjoy some amazing brews while the band crafts a setlist that will blow your minds. Plus, Punchy’s Island Grill truck will be here!

Brian Matzke & Sessionflo LIVE + Smash Bros Truck
Saturday July 27, 2024 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing
Brian and his 6 piece band weave a unique mix of songs from popular artists such as the Grateful Dead to Sublime to Amy Winehouse with both A side classics and “wow. I remember that song” B sides with some of his own songs weaved in throughout the night! The band takes a unique approach to many of the songs which provides a fresh and interesting listening (and dancing) experience! We will also have the Smash Bros Truck here all day
The Angry O’Haras LIVE + Brazilian BBQ Boys Truck.
Sunday July 28, 2024 2:30 pm to 5:30 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! 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. Plus, Brazilian BBQ Boys Truck will be here all day! 

Trivia Night at the Taproom
Wednesday August 7, 2024 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.

Vincent Rodriguez LIVE & Brazilian BBQ Boys Truck
Friday August 9, 2024 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for a fun Friday evening with Vincent Rodriguez Live as he plays music by the likes of Neil Diamond, Johnny Cash, Cat Stevens, The Beatles, U2, Green Day and more! Plus, Brazilian BBQ Boys Truck will be here all day! 

Mike Miles LIVE + Bangn’ Thai Bistro Truck
Sunday August 11, 2024 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for Mike Miles, Nashville recording artist, performing music from 60’s to present – Rock, Pop, Blues, Country. Plus, the Bangn’ Thai Bistro Truck will be here all day!

The Argyle Sax Quartet Live
Saturday August 17, 2024 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

The Argyle Sax Quartet returns to Charter Oak Brewing to entertain audiences with their clever and unique musical stylings. Playing together for 10 years, this foursome of soprano, alto, tenor and baritone sax has been featured in concert venues around the state. Join us from 3:00-5:00 for live blues, jazz, pop and pop-culture like you’ve never heard it before; nothing but sax.

Barry Seroff – Folksinger LIVE
Friday August 30, 2024 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Charter Oak Brewery

Kick off the weekend with folk songs and some unexpected covers with Barry Seroff LIVE at Charter Oak. 

Trivia Night at the Taproom
Wednesday September 4, 2024 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Charter Oak Taproom

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. 

Pints & Pours Painting Event
Thursday September 12, 2024 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Charter Oak Brewing
Join us for a pint and pour painting event in our taproom with Artist, Christy Bonaiuto! Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist as you create your very own masterpiece to take home. Doors open at 4pm! Enjoy dinner before the painting party at the food truck – Smash Brothers! As you sip on a delicious pint of craft beer (or soda), instructor Christy will guide you through the mesmerizing process of pour painting. No previous experience is necessary – just come ready to have fun and get a little messy! And the best part? When you sign up for the class, you’ll receive a free pint to enjoy while you paint. So gather your pals, grab a drink, and let your creativity flow at our pour painting event. Cheers to a night of art and brews! Sign up HERE.
OAKtoBEERfest
Sunday September 15, 2024 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Come celebrate OAKtoBEER with us! We will have 10 beers on tap, including some special brews, live music, free bratwurst marinaded in our Brown Ale, a raffle and more! Come join us for a day of fun (bonus points for wearing your best German attire).

Monthly Trivia Night at the Taproom
Wednesday October 2, 2024 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.

HOPS & HORSEPOWER to Benefit Dream Come True
Sunday October 6, 2024 11:00 am to 2:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing

Join us for a day of classic cars, beer & raffle prizes to benefit THE CT Dream Come True Organization.  TICKETS ARE $15 AND PROCEEDS GO TO DREAM COME TRUE. More details to follow!

Monthly Trivia Night at the Taproom
Wednesday November 6, 2024 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.

Sip & Sensory Experience with Sensory on Wheels
Sunday November 10, 2024 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Charter Oak Brewing
Join us once again for an afternoon with Sensory on Wheels: Sip & Sensory! This in-person event is the perfect opportunity to have a drink and unwind while your kids engage in a safe, sensory play experience. Tickets are $35 and include:
  • Your first drink at the bar! (beer, wine, or soda!)
  • 2 hours of child-led sensory experiences for one child (each additional child is $12)
  • Children of all ages will be able to float between stations as they play with a variety of sensory materials provided by Sensory on Wheels

Check in for ticket details shortly.

Tasting & Industry Events

We're In the News

COBC Named BEST BREWERY IN CT!

CONNECTICUT MAGAZINE: Best Brewery in CT. Craft beer lovers will love this CT brewery in Danbury… (cont reading)

BEERMELODIES: CHARTER OAK BREWING COMPANY

Entrepreneurial couple Scott and Michele Vallely originally introduced a few gypsy brews crafted at other local brewers’ facilities under the CHARTER OAK BREWING COMPANY banner way back in 2012 before occupying the present 10,000 square-foot Danbury space they’ve now operated since June 2018…. (cont reading)

HAMLET HUB: Ridgefield Playhouse Announces Partnership with Danbury’s Charter Oak Brewing…

The Ridgefield Playhouse is excited to announce a new partnership for 2023. The Charter Oak Brewing Company, a Danbury, CT-based craft beer brewery + taproom will be joining as a Silver Sponsor in 2023…. (cont reading)

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…)

NORWALK HOUR: COOK WITH CRAFT BEER FOR CREATIVE FLAVOR

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)