Wicked Weed Brewing is expand the outdoor seating of its Funkatorium location on Asheville’s South Slope. Construction permits call for construction of a new covered roof over existing patio space, a retaining wall for a bocci ball court and additional seating and exterior lighting.
Separate permits call for the removal of existing drywall from walls and ceilings, as well as the removal of non-load bearing walls, in a separate section of the Funkatorium in advance of a future, unspecified, project.
The Funkatorium opened at 147 Coxe Avenue in October 2014 as the home of its sour beer program. The 12,000-square-foot building is home to a tasting room, as well as storage space for Wicked Weed’s barrel-aged beers.
The expansion follows the May announcement that Anheuser-Busch had acquired Wicked Weed for an unspecified amount.
How can this be. The citizens have turned on Wicked Weed. This article makes it sound as though they are being profitable and successful. That can’t be so.