2014 Banff Mountain Film Festival Press Release

2014 Banff Mountain Film Festival Press Release

2014 Banff Mountain Festival World Tour Comes to Reno on April 3rd

Come join our celebration of the great outdoors at the 13th annual Banff Mountain Film Festival Truckee Meadows World Tour. The spirit of outdoor adventure in all its glory comes to life on screen through spectacular stories of skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, kayaking and much more. Remote locations and stunning scenery make this film festival a must-see for adventurers of all ages and skill levels. Add a great set of raffle prize options and you have an unforgettable guest experience!

The adventure begins Thursday, April 3rd at 7p.m. in the John Ascuaga’s Rose Ballroom. All seats are assigned, and tickets are available through John Ascuaga’s Nugget or REI. General Admission is $20 in advance and $25 at the door. VIP seating is also available for $55, which includes a special reception from 5:30-6:30p.m., with a drink and hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction of works from distinguished regional artists. There will be a pre-show exhibit event as well, beginning at 5:30, outside the ballroom.

The Banff Mountain Film Festival is the Nevada Land Trust’s largest annual fundraiser. Established in 1998, the Nevada Land Trust a private, non-profit land trust dedicated to preserving and protecting Nevada’s open spaces and special places for future generations. As the state’s first “Nevada Born” land trust, the Trust meets open space needs by working closely with area landowners, businesses, environmental organizations, and public officials. The Nevada Land Trust has protected over 42,000 acres to date through acquisition, facilitation, restoration and partnership.

For more information on Banff or the Nevada Land Trust mission, please visit

www.nevadalandtrust.org or call (775)-851-5180.