Crux Fermentation Project celebrates 7th Anniversary at Cruxapalooza

Crux Fermentation Project celebrates their 7th anniversary in Bend, Oregon with Cruxapalooza on Saturday, June 29th. Crux will feature a day of music on the lawn with all-ages activities, a 5K fun run, beer education class and even a beer release.


12:00 pm Jeff Ibach

2:00 pm Soul’d Out

4:00 pm The Parnells

6:00 pm ¡Chiringa!

8:00 pm DJ Greyboy


11:00 am 5K Fun Run (get tickets here)

2:00 pm Beer Education Class (RSVP)

4:45 pm Toast & free B-day cupcakes (made by Ida’s with our beer!)

10:00 pm Last call


Tasting Lounge (free beer samples while you learn about our new Gypsy Coolship project)


Glitter & Braid Bar (get festival ready!)

Cornhole & yard games


Cruxapalooza is located at Crux Fermentation Project (50 SW Division St, Bend, OR 97702) Parking can be a little tricky so here are some options for you.

Ride your bike and Crux wil take care of free bike valet parking for you

Ride with Lyft and get $5 off your ride using coupon code: CRUXAPALOOZA19

Spoken Moto/Box Factory has agreed to allow parking in their lot for the day so feel free to park and walk on over from there.


Can I bring my dog? Well behaved dogs are allowed on the lawn only but make sure they do well in big crowds.

Can I bring chairs/blankets? Feel free to bring lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the show!

Will there be food? Yes! We have a special festival menu for you as well as 3 different food trucks. No outside food or beverages are allowed.

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