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Gear & Beer - Summer festival

June 19, 2019 - Details coming soon.

Gear & Beer is a festival celebrating the hustle and entrepreneurial spirit of independent emerging outdoor, travel, adventure, and lifestyle brands. Come shop from our vendors, grab craft beer, listen to music, and enter for chances to win some swag. The inaugural festival in 2018 featured 800 attendees, 70+ brands, 25 industry vendors, 5 breweries, 17 kegs, 7 states, and $7000 of gear and swag given away including a Kokopelli packraft!

Gear & Beer Winter 2019 sold out, and summer festival is only going to be bigger and better!! 

Gear. Beer. Food. Music. Swag.


Interested in Gear & Beer - Summer Festival 2019? Sign up to stay in the know about attending, participating, volunteering, and partnering.

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What are you interested in? Note, these options may change before applications open, and submitted interest does not guarantee acceptance to the festival.



Vendors must be an independent emerging brand in the outdoor, lifestyle, adventure, or similar industry to qualify. Vendors receive a 10x10 footprint to sell, demo, showcase, and activate! Tents, tables, chairs, lighting etc. are not provided. Gear & Beer 2018 drew over 800 attendees including consumers, outdoor enthusiasts, investors, media, and buyers to support independent entrepreneurs, drink frosty beers that supported the Access Fund, and a chance to win some of the $7000+ of swag we had to give away. 

Vendors will need to apply when applications open in early 2019 to ensure you fit within the community and goals of Gear & Beer showcase. A $100 deposit will is due at application to hold your spot as we sold out last time and anticipate spots to go even faster for Gear & Beer 2019 Summer Festival. The remaining balance is due no less than sixty (60) days from the event, and pre-approved credit card authorization will be kept on file for any incurred fees.

We'll have space for 3-5 food vendors.

Please contact us with any questions.


Summer 2018 participating brands!




$5000 - Presenting Sponsor (1) 

  • "Presented By" Rights

  • Logo on All Event Materials (Printed, Digital, Email blasts, Social Media)

  • Mention in any press leaders, media etc.

  • Premium banner/logo placement

  • On-stage mentions

  • A chance to address to the audience from stage

  • 10x10 Footprint, if desired

$2500 - Primary Sponsor (3)

  • Logo featured on all printed & digital marketing materials (email and social media included)

  • Mention in any press releases, media etc. 

  • Premier banner/logo placement

  • On stage mentions

  • 10'x10' footprint, if desired

$1000 - Community Sponsor (5)

  • Logo featured on all printed & digital marketing materials

  • Banner/logo placement at festival

  • On stage mentions

$500 - Supporting Sponsor (unlimited)

  • Logo on all printed & digital marketing materials 

  • Banner/logo placement at festival

In Kind - Raffle/Giveaway Swag, Media, PR, Business Services

  • Variable


Thanks to our Sponsors and Partners who made the magic happen at summer 2018!