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Brewery Rooftop Patio Concepts to Keep Patrons Coming Back

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Imagine sipping on a craft beer while basking in the sun and enjoying breathtaking city views. Rooftop patios have become a popular feature for breweries, offering a unique space for guests to relax and connect. But what if you could take it a step further and transform your rooftop into a themed destination?

Elevate Your Brewery with a Themed Rooftop Patio

A themed rooftop patio can transform your brewery into a one-of-a-kind destination. Here are five creative themes to inspire your design:

Tropical Paradise: Transport your guests to a relaxed island getaway with a tropical paradise theme. Swaying palm trees, flickering tiki torches, and inviting hammocks set the scene for a laid-back vacation vibe. Bamboo furniture, thatched umbrellas, and colorful lanterns add to the beachy atmosphere so you can let the island vibes wash over you while sipping a brew.

Rustic Farmhouse: Embrace the warmth and charm of a rustic farmhouse theme. Barn wood accents, vintage farm equipment, and a flourishing garden cultivate a welcoming and inviting ambiance. Wooden tables and benches provide a casual setting to enjoy hearty meals and artisanal brews. Mason jar lights and hanging flower baskets add a touch of rustic elegance, making it the perfect spot to unwind and savor the moment.

Industrial Chic: Create a sleek and modern atmosphere with an industrial chic theme. Exposed metalwork, concrete surfaces, and repurposed materials give your rooftop patio an urban edge.  Metal furniture, Edison bulb string lights, and corrugated metal planters are staples in the modern design aesthetic.

Sports Fan Hangout: Cater to the die-hard sports fan with a dedicated sports fan hangout theme. Big-screen TVs ensure there’s always a game to watch, and don’t forget to have plenty of sports memorabilia adorning the walls. Consider promoting game-day specials on food and drinks to draw in the sports folks on a regular basis. Bleacher-style seating, an outdoor bar, and fire pits create a lively atmosphere perfect for catching up with friends and fellow fans. To really make it feel like your brewery is a tailgating party, keep cornhole and beer pong stations at the ready!

Bohemian Garden: Escape the ordinary with an eccentric and inviting bohemian garden theme.  Colorful textiles, eclectic decor, and lush greenery create a cozy and relaxed atmosphere. Mix-and-match furniture, string lights, patterned rugs, and a variety of potted plants add to the bohemian charm. This laid-back setting is ideal for socializing and enjoying craft beers with friends in a unique and memorable environment.

These themes are just starting points – don’t hesitate to get creative and personalize your rooftop patio to reflect your brewery's unique identity and target audience. A themed patio not only provides a memorable ambiance but also sets your brewery apart from the competition, attracting new customers and keeping your regulars coming back for more.

Brewery Rooftop Patio Inspiration from Across the US

Breweries across the country are embracing the rooftop concept, each with its own distinct charm:

  • New Belgium Brewing (Denver, Colorado): Panoramic vistas of the Denver skyline and the Rocky Mountains complement their extensive beer selection at this rooftop patio.
  • Ballast Point Brewing (San Diego, California): Unwind with Ballast Point's renowned IPAs on their rooftop patio in San Diego's Little Italy, offering stunning views of the downtown area.

Ballast Point Brewery Rooftop Patio

  • The Rooftop at Dorchester Brewing Co. (Boston, Massachusetts): Enjoy year-round comfort at Dorchester Brewing Co.'s partially enclosed rooftop greenhouse and patio, boasting scenic vistas of the city.

The Rooftop at Dorchester Brewing Co.

  • Green Bench Brewing Co. (St. Petersburg, Florida): Green Bench Brewing's rooftop patio provides a green and lawn-like atmosphere with a great view, making it a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. 

Green Bench Brewing Co. rooftop patio

  • Platform Beer Co. (Cleveland, Ohio): Cleveland's Platform Beer Co. features a rooftop patio, where guests can relax and savor their innovative craft beers with the city skyline as their backdrop.

Work With Bison on Your Brewery Rooftop Patio

Craft your dream rooftop oasis and transform your brewery into a one-of-a-kind destination! A themed patio creates a memorable experience for guests and sets you apart.  Unleash your creativity and personalize your space.

Ready to make it a reality – simply and efficiently? Partner with Bison Innovative Products. Our user-friendly pedestals and surface options simplify construction, allowing you to focus on creating the perfect atmosphere for your patrons. Contact Bison today and let's get started crafting your unique rooftop haven!

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