Thank you for considering Catawba Brewing’s beautiful 5400 square foot boutique brewery in downtown Asheville for your special event! Our private bar inside The Rickhouse is available for private events, with various combinations to suit your guest count and budget. Haley Moore, Event Manager, will be happy to help you start the process of helping to plan the most perfect party! This beautiful event space has a 20′ high barrel vault ceiling, skylights, barrel potted ficus trees, and a living wall between vintage industrial factory windows. Your rental includes 17 beers on tap, plus wine and cider. An event manager is always on duty to make sure everything goes smoothly.

Capacity: Seated- 76, Standing cocktail style- 120

Time Restrictions: Daytime events can begin as early as 9:00am, and must vacate by 4:00pm. Evening events may begin setup no earlier than 5:00pm, last call is 15 minutes before brewery close.

Rental Fees: Facility rental includes dedicated space with tables and chairs, Event manager, and private bar. Add-ons are available.

While we can accommodate a variety of event types in our facility, the remaining areas of our main tasting room will be open to the public during our regular business hours.

PRIVATE SPACE: The Barrel Room At Catawba Brewing

PRIVATE SPACE: The Barrel Room At Catawba Brewing

4300 square foot Private BARREL ROOM is the epitome of casual sophistication for your event, whether business or social! Our private event space has capacity for 230 customers and a private bar. 200 oak barrels line the walls, dramatic chandelier lighting leads down to a raised stage, and a traditional wood carved private bar welcomes guests with style. This is Catawba Brewing Company’s third brewery: opened to the general public in May of 2017 in Plaza-Midwood. Located inside the 1945 Jack’s Cookie warehouse, later the Famous Amos cookie factory owned by Kelloggs, this location sits up on a knoll that provides a beautiful view of the Charlotte city skyline. Eco-friendly with humble North Carolina beginnings, Catawba Brewing Company will welcome your guests with open arms for a celebration you’ll all be raving about for years to come.

SEMI-PRIVATE SPACE: Charlotte Taproom Our main taproom, open to the general public, has capacity for 350 customers with two spacious bars. The semi-private spaces available in the Charlotte taproom are ideal for the more informal kinds of social gatherings you’re interested in hosting – company happy hours, small group meetings, birthday parties, and more. Our skyline lounge connected to our main taproom, formerly the historic loading dock space, has been transformed into a bright, industrial chic event room with views of the Charlotte skyline. Catawba Brewing in Charlotte has multiple spaces available for every type of gathering. We hope you’ll consider our exciting and unique venue to host your next event!


Host your wedding or corporate warehouse party in the old Buff Tire building right across the street from our brewery. Our newest taproom is available for private events for a limited time before we begin a remodel of the space. Ivy Johnson, special event manager, will be happy to help you start the process of helping to plan the most perfect party! The warehouse seats 80 people for a formal dinner, standing cocktail party style accommodates 120. All furniture and linens must come in through your caterer. This fun PRIVATE event space has private bartender, with private bar tapping directly out of our draft trailers. There is also a generous outdoor covered area in case of rain.

Rental Fees: Facility fee includes space rental private space, one event manager, and one private bartender. Add-ons are available.