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15th Annual Backcountry Film Festival
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Date: December 21, 6:30 pm-9:00pm
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Location: Crested Butte Center for the Arts (606 6th Street)
Details: Calling all “go big or go home” winter enthusiasts! Get ready to get goosebumps while you “Ooh!” and “Ahh!” at the impact and importance of our winter wildlands through this collection of short films. The fifteenth annual Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival will show in Crested Butte on Saturday, December 21st at the Crested Butte Center for the Arts. All proceeds will benefit High Country Conservation Advocates' Water Program. High Country Conservation Advocates protects the health and natural beauty of the land, rivers, and wildlife in and around Gunnison County now and for future generations. This event is a great way to support our local conservation efforts in the Gunnison Valley! Produced each year as a celebratory, backcountry community event by the Winter Wildlands Alliance, the 15th Annual Backcountry Film Festival film line-up is full of snowy, cinematic adventure sure to inspire both the local backcountry and general communities. Winter Wildlands Alliance is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving winter wildlands and a quality human-powered snow sports experience on public lands. By partnering with groups like High Country Conservation Advocates at a local level, the Winter Wildlands Alliance raises funds for these groups and communities through the annual Backcountry Film Festival national tour. All funds raised directly benefit local projects and programs that perpetuate access and stewardship of public lands. Adventure, environment and climate, youth outdoors, ski culture- you’ll find it all in this award winning lineup. Films in this year’s program include: Can’t Ski Vegas - Joey Schusler, Ben Page, Thomas Woodson Drawn to High Places - Elise Giordano + Outdoor Research Endless Winter: Chapter 1 - Nikolai Schirmer KHUTRAO - Agreste Chile Leave Nice Tracks - Marius Becker, Dan Cirenza, Kyle Crichton A Climb for Equality - Caroline Gleich + Rylo Colter’s Route - Sawyer Thomas + Riis Wilbrecht + Dynafit Backflippers - Luigi Dellarole Climate Change in the Kennels - Denali National Parks Peak Obsession (32:30) Cody Townsend + Bjarne Salen Doors open at 6:30pm and the screening beings at 7:00pm. Admission is $15 and can be purchased online or at the door. We will also have a ton of great raffle prizes with raffle tickets available for purchase at the door.
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Upcoming Events
Saturday, Dec 21
  1:00pm-12:00am Santa Ski Crested Butte Mountain Resort
  2:00pm-3:30pm Historic Walking Tour Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum
  6:00pm-9:00pm Live music at Montanya's Montanya's Distillery
  6:30pm-9:00pm 15th Annual Backcountry Film Festival Crested Butte Center for the Arts (606 6th Street)
  7:30pm-9:00pm Cinderella Black Box Theatre at GAC
  8:00pm-10:00pm Holiday Skate Party Jorgensen Indoor Ice Rink
  9:00pm-12:00am Easy Jim, Live at The Public House The Public House
Thursday, Dec 26
  -12:00am Adult Creative Clay: Wheel Throwing 102 S. Main Street
Friday, Dec 27
  8:00pm-11:30pm Live Music Crested Butte Center for the Arts
Saturday, Dec 28
  5:00pm-8:00pm ArtWalk Downtown Crested Butte
  8:00pm-12:00am Easy Jim opens for Leftover Salmon Crested Butte Center for the Arts