Forlulu Events Announces Inaugural Gear & Beer Festival in Denver

A market and showcase for startup and emerging brands in the outdoor industry July 24, 2018.
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DENVER, Colo. (June 6, 2018) - Forlulu Events, a boutique event company, specializing in creating events for outdoor enthusiasts to connect, inspire, and adventure, is excited to announce the Inaugural Gear & Beer Festival, which will be held July 24, 2018 in Denver, Colo. Gear & Beer is a marketplace and showcase for startup and emerging brands from across the country in the growing outdoor, travel, and lifestyle industries. Forulu has invited some 300 companies to join the inaugural event, to be held at Wayfinder Co-op, a new cooperative co-working space for the outdoor industry in Denver. Additional interested brands are encouraged to contact Forlulu. Gear & Beer will ultimately feature 25 brands, and host food trucks, live music, and local craft beer.

“During my time in the outdoor industry I’ve worked with so many incredible independent brands, and I created Gear & Beer to shine a light on those passionate, up and coming entrepreneurs who are breaking new ground with innovative products and services,” said Cathryn Wile, founder of Forlulu Events. “Trying to stand out as a new or bootstrapped company can be overwhelming, and Gear & Beer offers both visibility and access to influencers in a target rich environment for these young companies.”

Learn more about Gear & Beer, vendor registration, and sponsorship opportunities at:

Gear & Beer is made possible by Supporting Sponsors Bedrock Sandals and Startup Colorado.

Gear & Beer Event Details

July 24, 2018 4-10 p.m.

Wayfinder Co-op | 525 Santa Fe Dr., Denver, CO 80204

About Forlulu Events

Forlulu Events creates unique events for outdoor enthusiasts to connect, inspire, and adventure. Celebrating diversity and inclusion in the outdoors, Forlulu Events inspire people to venture more often into the outdoors, and partner with brands and organizations who share similar values and work together to protect our natural playgrounds. Visit for more information.


Cat Wile, Forlulu Events Founder



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