Winter OR

Outdoor Retailer is right around the corner and naturally we’re stoked! Wayfinder has some awesome events in the lineup for OR this January.

Gear & Beer


After a very solid showing last summer, Forlulu Events is bringing back the event just in time to meet all your winter gear desires. Save your pennies now because we guarantee you’ll buy something awesome here. Come out and celebrate emerging brands in the outdoor, travel, adventure, and lifestyle industries. Demo gear, indulge in beer, and let your inner outdoor nerd enjoy.

For companies - don’t miss out on the chance to jumpstart your brand! Last years Gear & Beer brought over 70 brands, a crowd of 800 individuals, and 17 kegs of beer. Starting rates for a spot start at only $150. Reach out to Forlulu Events for more info.

The Pitch presented by GearJunkie


It’s back and we can’t be more excited for another showing of outdoor-inspired product based companies. Pitching to a panelists of investors, fellow entrepreneurs, and advisors, The Pitch (presented by GearJunkie) brings innovative ideas right in front of the OR community. Finalists get invaluable direct feedback from experts, exposure to a captivating OR audience, and the chance to win some freakin awesome prizes. Specifically - two months free membership right here at Wayfinder Co-op and over $10,000 of free services (marketing, PR, legal, and consulting services).

“Being onstage and pitching our ideas was a fantastic blend between being rooted in the casual vibe of the outdoor community and being serious to help jump-start and grow the companies there,” - Mystic Devices (Winner of The Pitch 2018)

For more details on The Pitch reach out here.