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