Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Thanks for helping us celebrate one of North America's largest screenings of the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour .

World Tour Transcript

The Boone, NC screenings will take place at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts at Appalachian State University Thursday March 19Friday March 20, and Saturday March 21, 2020. All screenings begin at 7:30 p.m.

Due to popular demand, we are thrilled to announce that we are offering a third, full screening of the Banff Film Festival World Tour on Thursday March 19. This special screening, which will feature different films from the Friday and Saturday night Banff World Tour screenings, will take place at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts. Doors will open to the Thursday night screening at 6:45pm. Tickets are $8 for ASU Students and $15 for All Others.

As has become tradition at the Boone screenings, a special guest will be in attendance on both Thursday and Friday evenings and will be available to meet and greet in the lobby. More information will be posted here in the coming days.

Tickets for the special Thursday night screening are now on sale at the Schaefer Center Box Office and online at    Friday and Saturday night screenings are sold out. 

We also have a middle school screening on Wed. March 18 at the Schaefer Center. For more information about this screening, go to this website.

In order to make this event more comfortable for our patrons, daypacks, book bags, large handbags, etc. will not be allowed inside the Schaefer Center.

Want to know more about the history of the Banff Film Festival in Boone? Check out this great article from High Country Magazine.

Coming from out of town? Have a guest that needs accommodations? We recommend newly built Horton Hotel in downtown Boone, The Crestwood Inn or Gideon Ridge Inn.

If you want to see just how much fun we have in Boone, just check out these videos from previous screenings!

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