Welcome to the home of the
James River Homebrewers!
The Art of Brewing in the Heart of Virginia

Please join us at one of our meetings.  We meet the second Wednesday of each month at Mekong Restaurant (6004 W Broad St) in Richmond, Virginia.

Meetings are open to all, but must be 21 years of age.

Thank you, An and the entire Mekong staff for your gracious hospitality.

Bad weather?  Snowed In?  Check our Inclement Weather Policy.

Datebook (Upcoming Events): 

  • Wednesday, March 11
    • Regular club meeting at Mekong.
    • Hops!
    • Homebrew sharing at 6:30pm; meeting starts at 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 18 
    • Board of Directors meeting.
    • Location: TBD (either Commercial Taphouse or Legend)
    • Open to all, Board members are required to attend. 
    • SMeeting starts at 7:00pm
  • Saturday April 18

    • Brews Cruise

    • Going East this year.  Space is limited - sign up now.

  •  Saturday, April 25

    • Can your homebrew!

    • Open to all JRHB members, Old Dominion Mobile Canning is hosting a homebrew canning day. $10 donation per case, 2 cases per brewer – can from corny kegs or bottling buckets.;

  • Sunday, April 26
    • AHA Rally at Center of the Universe
    • Head to the AHA Page for more information
  • June 11, 2016

Remember - Drink Responsibly - Don’t Drink and Drive!

Members and guests at James River Homebrewers meetings and events are individually and solely liable for any and all actions attendant to or resulting from their participation.

Club Reminders
Last Updated 3/10/2015

The Next meeting is March 11th at Mekong.  Homebrew sharing starts at 6:30pm and the meeting starts at 7:00pm.  Presentation on growing hops!


Congratulations to winners of the Battle of Fredericksburg Homebrew Competition.  In particular, congrats to Gerard Filicko for the BOS win and William Spiesberger for the number 2 BOS spot.  Way to go!


Board of Directors meeting will be held on March 18th at 7pm.  Location will be announce at the March membership meeting.  Open to all!


Brews Cruise has been announced for April 18th.  We are going East this year.  Lots of fun and space is limited.  Your payment is your ticket.  Pay online!


Water Testing is still available to JRHB Members for only $3!  Bring your sample to any JRHB Meeting.  Note: we are currently testing and posting results for Richmond/Mechanicsville  Municipal Water monthly, so please bring samples from other sources (wells, other jurisdictions, water you have treated somehow, etc.)


It's 2015 - have you paid your dues?