get involved

Become a Member-Owner

The best way to be involved in the Co-op is to own it. If you love us, support local businesses, believe in sustainable practices, agree with fair labor treatment, and enjoy good beer, we encourage you to become a member. You can join online HERE or you can download a .pdf of our application HERE and mail it in to us at:

Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery
7020 Easy Wind Dr., Suite 100
Austin, TX 78752

Give the Gift of Cooperation

Member-Ownership at Black Star Co-op is a great way to show someone you really care. Purchase a membership for a loved one HERE

Make an Equity Payment on Your Joining Membership

If you've already joined the Co-op, you can make a payment on your membership here. To remain in good standing, you must make at least one good faith payment of any amount per year until your membership is paid in full. Make an equity payment HERE.

Track Your Patronage

Member-owners are able to track their patronage and get information about eligible discounts and rewards. Instructions for log-in can be found HERE. If you encounter problems, please contact us at

Update Your Address

It's important for us to keep our Member-Owner information as current as possible. Click HERE to update your address. 

Subscribe to our Monthly Newsletter

As a Member-Owner, you are automatically subscribed to this newsletter. It contains several articles about what’s happening at the Co-op, including a list of upcoming events, a spotlight on one of our workers, info on house beer releases, and articles about the thought process behind our menu or our business practices. If you are not yet a Member-Owner, but would like to receive this newsletter, sign up as a friend of the Co-op.

Visit and Comment on Our Blog

The Board of Directors and Workers’ Assembly communicate via the Black Star Co-op Blog. We welcome you to join the conversation with your comments and suggestions.

Connect with Us via Social Media

To receive updates on events and specials at Black Star Co-op, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. We regularly post about local co-op news, drink specials, Member-Owner events, special beer releases, and nightly dinner specials.

Review Us

We love getting feedback and regularly use reviews as a way to improve our business. Feel free to write a review on YelpGoogle, or any myriad of review sites.  You can also send your comments to