Great Northern reschedules groundbreaking – Point/Plover Metro Wire

By Patrick Lynn

Wonderful Northern Distilling will crack ground on its new headquarters this 7 days.

The prosperous distillery and craft cocktail place has currently started building on its 12,500-sq.-foot area at 1009 Second St., the former property of the Belke lumber corporation that was demolished final September. Great Northern has been found in Plover’s Village Park considering that it was started in 2013.

Brian Cummings, founder of Excellent Northern, said the official groundbreaking ceremony is open to the general public. The ceremony will be Friday, June 17 at 9 a.m.

The ceremony was beforehand scheduled for Wednesday afternoon, but Cummings rescheduled it thanks to a storm set of storms predicted in the space.

The groundbreaking ceremony will characteristic firm representatives, nearby governing administration and business enterprise leaders, and the basic contractor, Wanta & Son, inc.

Great Northern generates award-winning tiny-batch spirits from elements sourced from in just 150 miles of the distillery.

Cummings explained the new facility will serve as the company’s headquarters and is extra than double the dimensions of its former footprint. The new locale functions an expanded tasting home for “cutting-edge cocktails,” a dog-welcoming patio, enhanced capability for barrel aging, and an party house for small concerts and private parties.

Design must be comprehensive this drop, with an opening prepared in November, Cummings mentioned.