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Exhilarating Adventure: The Banff Mountain Film Festival at the Mount

Emmitsburg, Maryland - Mount St. Mary's University hosts the Banff Mountain Film Festival - the largest and the most prestigious mountain festival in the world.

The World Tour showcases award-winning films and audience favorites from approximately 420 films entered from over 20 countries with stops planned at 390 locations in all seven continents.Traveling from remote landscapes and cultures to up close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports, the tour is an exhilarating exploration and celebration of the spirit of adventure.

Exhilarating and thought provoking, this is a must-see for mountain enthusiasts and those with a spirit of adventure. Through the big screen, audiences can visit remote cultures and the world’s last great wild places as well as experiencing footage of adrenaline packed action sports.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 7:00 p.m. (doors open 6:00 p.m.)
Hosted by Mount St. Mary’s University Outdoor Adventures
Knott Auditorium, 16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Festival tickets, $15 in advance ($12 students with school ID) or $18 (Students, $15) at the door, if still available, after
6:00 p.m., on Tuesday, March 19. Purchase in advance and save at:

  • The Trail House, 17 S. Market St., Frederick, MD 21701, (301) 694-8448
    Mon-Thurs 10 - 7, Fri 10 - 8, Sat 9:30 - 5:30, Sun 12 - 5

  • Tickets also available at the office of Outdoor Adventures at Mount St. Mary’s University in the Underground
    (in Lower McGowan) next to Knott Auditorium,

  • On the day of the Film Festival, if tickets have not sold out, they will be available at Knott Auditorium, after 6:00 pm.

16300 Old Emmitsburg Road | Emmitsburg, MD 21727
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Frederick Campus | 5350 Spectrum Drive | Frederick, MD 21703
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