The Second Wedge Brewing Co.

After a few too many beers one night, co-founders Rob and Joanne from The Second Wedge hired Foggy River to design and install a beer garden, converting an old gravel parking lot into an accessible and welcoming outdoor oasis.

Location: Uxbridge, Ontario

Design Intentions

  • Represent the culture of Second Wedge by utilizing local artists, contractors and materials
  • Create comfortable social gathering opportunities for groups up to 25
  • Design planting solutions that support brewery activities and functions
  • Be accessible and create privacy from adjacent road

Project Features

  • Raised planters using all reclaimed and re-purposed materials
  • Woodworking by Jeff Baker Woodworks
  • Hardscaping by Valleyview Landscapes
  • A living wall, with cedar post and cable trellising for beans, grapes and kiwis
  • A naturalized cedar hedge showcasing various berries, herbs and hops

FRF Role

  • Concept design facilitation
  • Project management for design & build (budgets, material sourcing, integrating contractors and artists, scheduling)
  • Testing beer, frequently