Banff Mountain Film Festival

Join us for one of North America's largest screenings of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour . This year, we are celebrating our 22nd Anniversary of hosting the World Tour!

World Tour Transcript

The Boone, NC screenings will take place at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts at Appalachian State University Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24, 2018.

Both screenings begin at 7:30 p.m.

This event is sold out. For more information, call: the Schaefer Center Box Office (800-841-2787) or Footsloggers in Downtown Boone (828-355-9984) or Blowing Rock (828-295-4453).

We also have a middle school screening on Wed. March 21 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 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!

The Boone, NC screening is proudly hosted by:

and presented by:

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Thank you sponsors and supporters for making the film festival possible!


Cobo Sushi Bistro
Blue Ridge Energy Works
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With Support From:



Contact OP


Physical Address:
Student Recreation Center
150 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone, North Carolina 28608

Phone: (828) 262-4077
A program area within UREC in the division of Student Affairs.

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