Wednesday, April 14th, 2021


Ugly Never Looked So Good

Chesapeake's first microbrewery, Big Ugly Brewing, recently celebrated its grand opening. Owners Shawn and Aaron Childers and Jim and Michele Lantry welcomed the crowds of beautiful people who helped make the opening a huge success.

Mayor Alan Krasnoff surrounded by city officials and the Big Ugly Crew at the ribbon cutting ceremony

Aaron Childers and Darrell Cuenca enthusiastically serve their anxiously waiting customers

From left: Betsy Bidwell, The Shopper Production Manager Karah Angeli, The Shopper Graphic Artist Jennifer Tolarchyk, and her husband Keith sampled the different options

Owner Aaron Childers, left, took a moment from serving beers to pose with The Shopper Graphic Artist Jennifer Tolarchyk on her busy grand opening night

Darrell Cuenca, assistant brewer and Jana McRory