Teacher Appreciation Party June 12th

By |May 24th, 2015|

Congrats teachers! You have made it though another year of spitballs, angry parents, and endless grading. We appreciate all you do for our youth. To show you we care, we are throwing a party in your honor on June 12th!  Head on out to the brewery after you finish packing up your classrooms and enjoy some live music, cold beers, and some food truck fare. We are opening early, at 12pm, and running beer […]

Monkey’s Uncle Returns June 13!

By |May 20th, 2015|

Its back! Monkey’s Uncle returns to the brewery! It’s a little earlier than usual, but, we didn’t feel like making you wait. Plus, its getting hot outside. What better way to wind down than a 9% Belgian Tripel infused with fresh, locally grown lemongrass? Head on out and enjoy a pint, or grab a few bottles to go. Live music, food trucks, and beer. We call that Saturday.
Monkey’s Uncle
Big and bold, yet mysteriously complex, […]


By |May 19th, 2015|

You heard right!  El Duderino White Russian Milk Stout will be making it’s way to the taps and in bottles starting May 30th at 1pm at the brewery.  This 2015 SAVOR rendition is only available in limited supply, and will be first come first serve.  We will be imposing a 4 bottles per person limit on the 200 bottles available.  Once the bottles are gone, we will be allowing growler fills.  Enjoy a pint of […]

Homefront IPA Day May 23rd

By |May 3rd, 2015|

Hops for Heroes and Center of the Universe Brewing are proud to introduce the 4th annual Homefront IPA celebration on May 23rd from 1pm until 9pm!  Homefront IPA is a collaborative effort between 10 American craft breweries including:
21st Amendment
Cigar City Brewing Co.
Fremont Brewing Co.
Maui Brewing Co.
Stone Brewing Co.
Palmetto Brewing Co.
Left Hand Brewing Co.
Revolution Brewing Co.
Perennial Artisan
Homefront IPA clocks in at 7% ABV and is brewed using fresh orange zest.  The beer is then aged […]

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    BBQ Beer Bash for NFFF (National Fallen Firefighters Foundation) Set for June 6th

BBQ Beer Bash for NFFF (National Fallen Firefighters Foundation) Set for June 6th

By |May 2nd, 2015|

Join Center of the Universe Brewing along with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation for day of remembrance and honor for those firefighters who made the ultimate sacrifice in protecting our nation. We will be featuring live music from Vexine, BBQ, and of course delicious brews. Throughout the day, there will be some fantastic silent auction items to go along with 50/50 raffles. Center of the Universe will be donating a portion of the beer […]

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    Wednesday Night Biergarten Concert Series is in Full Effect!

Wednesday Night Biergarten Concert Series is in Full Effect!

By |May 2nd, 2015|

Sunshine, delicious brews, and food out of a truck… the COTU biergarten is open for business!  The weather is perfect, the beers are cold, and the bands are tuned up.  Let’s celebrate with live music, multiple food trucks, and great beer every Wednesday night through the fall!  Enjoy fine food  from several unique food trucks as well as live music out on the bier garden stage.  We will also have up to 8 different draft selections […]

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By |May 1st, 2015|

Say What?!?!
You heard right!  Take a picture of your Chin Music can or yourself, friends or co-workers drinking Chin Music, and upload it to Instagram using #CHINMUSICSEASON for your chance to win a variety of prizes including the grand prize trip for 2 (airfare and hotel) to Arizona to watch the San Francisco Giants battle it out in a Spring Training game.
How it Works:
Each month, there will be a different theme.  There will be […]

American Homebrewers Association (AHA) Rally

By |April 24th, 2015|

The American Homebrewers Association (AHA) is coming to Richmond for an AHA Rally and Firkin Design Workshop at COTU!

- Bring your tastiest homebrew to share! This AHA Rally will feature a homebrew bottle share
- Enjoy Center of the Universe beer samples
- Design your own firkin – Details below
- Take home a Rally-exclusive gift from the AHA
- Meet COTU brewers and staff
- Take a VIP brewery tour
- Mingle with local homebrewers
- Win great prizes from […]

3rd Annual Derby Bash Set for May 2nd

By |April 20th, 2015|

Head out to the brewery on May 2nd for our 3rd annual Kentuck Derby Day!  There will be live music, a best hat contest, food trucks, a Kentucky Derby inspired brew, and charitable 50/50 raffles for all of the days action, including the main event.  All proceeds from the 50/50 raffle will got to benefit CJ’s Thumbs Up Foundation.  If you haven’t experienced the COTU Derby Bash, there is no time like 2015 to take […]

Mother’s Day Brunch May 10th 12pm-6pm

By |April 9th, 2015|

Join us as we celebrate moms everywhere with our inaugural Mother’s Day brunch at the brewery.  There will be live music, a special brunch prepared by Seasoned food truck, MOMosas, chocolate pairings, and more!  To give mom the ultimate brewery day experience, a ticket can be purchased in advance, or the day of for $20.  The ticket price includes
1 Seasoned Brunch Plate (Several Options to Choose From)
1 Custom Glass
1 Beer MOMosa or COTU Brew
Access to […]