Dorchester Brewing


Dorchester Yuletide Craft Beer Crawl

Drink local through Dorchester on Saturday, December 16th. We’ve put together an awesome lineup of local spots to celebrate the holidays! With your ticket, you get a punch card for 1 Dorchester-made beer (12oz) at each of the following stops below, along with a limited edition Dorchester glass. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to College Bound Dorchester and Greater Ashmont Main Street’s campaign for Revitalizing Peabody Square.

Choose from a 12pm or 1pm start time. Locations include:

At the end of the beer crawl ending up at Dorchester Brewing Company, you can redeem your punch card for your exclusive commemorative glassware and also be entered into raffles to win local Gift Cards and Swag!

Finish the beer crawl with Dorchester Brewing Company’s Big Holiday Bash taking place all day at the brewery with live music, donuts and food from Ashmont Grill!

Tickets are $40 and include 5 beers (one at each location) and a commemorative glass. Must be purchased ahead of time here:

Horizons for Homeless Toy Drive


‘Tis the season to give back! This year, we’re working with local Roxbury organization, Horizons for Homeless, whose mission it is to improve the lives of young homeless children in Massachusetts and help their families succeed by providing high-quality early education, opportunities for play, and comprehensive family support services. If you bring by a toy on Saturday, December 10th between 11:30am-11pm, you get a free DBco koozie to thank you for your generosity!

Your donation will support 175 children in their early education centers! Horizons for Homeless has put together a Holiday Amazon Wishlist with specific items of need. They are also accepting also accepting gift cards to Stop & Shop, Target, and Macys for Family Gifts. Priority items from this list include:

Play Dough
Baby Wipes
Diapers – Size 6
$25 gift cards to Stop & Shop, Target, and Macys

DBco is collecting toys starting on Tuesday, December 6th through Sunday, December 11th.

Festivus for the Rest of Us

A Festivus for the rest of us. Come one and all on Saturday, December 22nd for a traditional Festivus Celebration at Dorchester Brewing Company centered around the Festivus Pole. And of course, an official airing of the grievances will take place, so come ready to share your grievances and we’ll be shouting them from the top of the brewhouse for all to hear!

Beer Release: We’re releasing our Dorchestivus beer, a German Starkbier traditionally brewed for the holidays.  Dominant malt flavors with some candied fruit notes.  Noticeable alcohol.  The German equivalent of English Barleywine.  Perfect for feats of strength and airing of grievances!

Airing of the Grievances: 2-5pm. Yell your grievance into the brewery!

Melt Food Truck: 2-8pm. Poutine and cheesy sandwiches for days, paired perfectly with our fresh craft beer.

Boston Brew Tours: 12-6pm. Boston Brew Tours will be on-site offering awesome brew tour discounts, swag, free tickets and more!