Welcome to Monocacy Brewing Company where our focus is on crafting quality beer. We are proudly brewing our award winning beers in the old Ebert’s Ice Cream plant located in historic Downtown Frederick. At MBC we strive to be a great neighbor and representative of Frederick’s local allure.
Opened in November of 2011, Monocacy Brewing Company crafts unique, full-flavored ales and lagers. Our staff of talented and experienced brewers are committed to promoting the use of fresh, local ingredients and releasing a portfolio of beer styles that appeals to all beer drinkers’ tastes The brewery also functions as a contract bottling facility for Frederick County’s original brewpub, Brewer’s Alley. The exceptional gift of our production team is realized when each bottle and glass of Monocacy Brewing Company beer gets served.
Our brewery and tasting room are open to the public. Join us for one of our regularly scheduled brewery tours and enjoy a taste of a flavorful and genuine Maryland beer.
The Tasting Room
Serving as the gathering place for tour groups, tasting parties, and growler sessions, the tasting room at Monocacy Brewing Company features a rotating selection of unique beer and building materials that warmly welcome visitors and tell a story of sustainability. The tasting room is open to the public for sampling, full pours of draught beer, and growler fills during the following hours:
Thursday and Friday – 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday – 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm, with brewery tours departing the tasting room at 12:15 pm, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, and 3:15 pm
Sunday – 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Growler Filling Policy
During public hours, we are happy to offer growler fills of our draught beer. We’ll fill any non-branded, 2L German-style growler glass growler that features a swing top. Monocacy Brewing Company and non-branded double-wall, vacuum insulated stainless steel growlers that feature a permanent government warning are also able to be filled. If you have any questions about your growler, please feel free to contact us via Contact Us.
Quality beer. It’s in our nature.