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Champion Hospitality Group Partners with Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar

Champion Hospitality Group (CHG) the hospitality arm of Champion Brewing Company announced today that it will partner on a new concept for Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar on Charlottesville’s downtown mall as the majority owner. The restaurant’s original owners, Joe Arcidicono, Mike Geismar, and Rick Wampler

Laura Fonner Joins Champion Hospitality Group

  Laura Fonner, recently the chef at Duner’s, has joined Champion Hospitality Group and will launch Dumplin' in July, 2020 in Charlottesville. The Dumplin’ Food Truck will feature Fonner’s house made dumplings and other favorite dishes. Fonner said, “This idea is something I have spent years crafting and

Champion Taproom Patio Re-Opening Friday, June 19, 2020

Our downtown taproom has always been a gathering place for the community and has long been the site for many wild memories and community events (CLAW, metal shows, Prints Platters & Pints, Beer & Ballet, etc). We are looking forward to moving carefully into welcoming

What We’re Excited About Right Now

Hello, friends! Just checking in with some news from the Missile Factory. We've got a lot of awesome and delectable concoctions coming at you in 2019, and wanted to let you know of a few recent releases we're swimmingly slurping on these days. Wheeze the Juice Our

Champion Brewing’s Weekly Run Club Named Best of the Blue Ridge

  For more than three years, the members of Paavo’s Apostles, Champion’s Wednesday night running crew, have been gathering outside the taproom, running through the streets of Charlottesville, and recovering post-run with Shower Beer, Missile, and (when it’s in season) the Face Eater Gose. When the

Champion and Cville Hop On Tours to Offer Free Rides Election Day

  Champion Brewing Company and Cville Hop on Tours have collaborated to provide free rides to and from polling places in Charlottesville this election day. On November 6, 2018, the Cville Hop on Tours vehicles will be available to shuttle registered voters for free from pickup