Meet Kevin,
Owner & Brewer

Hello! My name is Kevin McElroy and I am the head brewer at Random Row Brewing Co. I turned my passion for homebrewing into a career when I opened Random Row in Fall 2016.
My goal is to brew quality, small batch craft beer that's accessible to everyone.
— KEVIN MCELROY
Our Story
As an amateur home brewer, Kevin McElroy dreamed of opening a local craft brewery. After years of planning, Kevin made his dreams a reality when he opened Random Row Brewing Co.

Join us on our journey to create a welcoming neighborhood craft brewery in the heart of Charlottesville, VA.
Guiding Principles
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Local
We believe local businesses increase the quality of life for those in their communities. We are locally owned and often partner with other local businesses to create a "virtuous cycle of community".
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Accessible
We strive to make quality craft beer that everyone can enjoy. Whether you're a craft beer connoisseur or about to try your first pint, we want to provide you with variety, education, and quality to make your experience unforgettable.
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Giving
We believe small acts of kindness can make a big difference. We regularly host charity events and often give a portion of our profits to local non-profits. If you're making a difference in our community, we want to host you at Random Row!