Distillery secured a valuable point after fighting back to draw with an understrength Crusaders side.
David Cushley's superb 35-yard strike put the Whites ahead at Seaview but David Rainey equalised with a header from Ciaran Gargan's cross.
The Crues moved ahead on 70 minutes when Timmy Adamson's overhead kick hit the net from a rebound after Ryan McCann's penalty was saved.
Gary Liggett headed in from a Gawley corner to level four minutes later.
The penalty was awarded after Andrew Ferguson handled in the area.
Crusaders boss Stephen Baxter rested a number of key players in preparation for next weekend's Irish Cup quarter-final against Coleraine.