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Backcountry Film Festival Vermont Tour 2018

Sierra Nevada x Outdoor Gear Exchange x Winter Wildlands Alliance Present
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Backcountry Film Festival

Food by Mad Taco, Bob Wagner's Mosaic-Rex

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T-Rex Theater at the Double E

21 Essex Way

#300

Essex Junction, VT 05452

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Backcountry Film Festival Vermont Tour 2018

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*Note: This event page is for the 12/13 event in Essex Junction at the T-Rex Theater. Don't live near Essex Junction? We have two more events in Burlington & Waitsfield!*

Doors @ 6:30pm | Screenings @ 7:00pm | Live Music @ 9pm

Live music by Bob Wagner's Mosaic-Rex & food by Mad Taco!

Tickets are by donation (min. $1). All donations benefit the Winter Wildlands Alliance & the Vermont Backcountry Alliance (some built-in Eventbrite fees may apply).

AND! We'll have a raffle at the event ($5 donation entries on-site) for electric ski goggles from Sierra Nevada and more from Outdoor Gear Exchange!

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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. Produced each year as a celebratory, backcountry community event by the Winter Wildlands Alliance, the 14th 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. 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:

  • Ode to Muir (Festival cut), Teton Gravity Research
  • Ski the Wild West, Thomas Woodson and Drew Petersen
  • The Abbey, DPS Cinematic
  • The Backcountry Snowsports Initiative: Human-Powered, Wool Hat Creative Productions
  • Abandoned (Festival cut), The Road West Traveled
  • Blue, Aly Nicklas
  • I Am Here, David Hanson and Michael Hanson
  • Surfer Dan, Camp4 Collective
  • Searching for Christmas Tree, Lie Feng
  • Westward: Brennan Lagasse, KGB Productions

Winter Wildlands Alliance (WWA) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving winter wildlands and a quality human-powered snowsports experience on public lands through education, outreach and advocacy. WWA is an alliance of over 100 grassroots environmental organizations and backcountry partners. The SnowSchool program engages over 33,000 kids in science-based field trips and education across 60 sites nationwide. The Backcountry Film Festival, premiering every November in Boise, Idaho, tours over 100 locations worldwide and raises over $180,000 for local mountain communities. Learn more at https://winterwildlands.org/

The Vermont Backcountry Alliance (VTBC) seeks to protect, advance and advocate for human-powered backcountry skiing and snowboarding in Vermont. The VTBC facilitates public access to backcountry terrain while promoting the conservation and responsible management of our mountain environment. The primary objectives of VTBC are conservation, outreach, education, and terrain management. Learn more at http://catamounttrail.org/programs/vtbc/about/

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Bob Wagner’s Mosaic-Rex (ft. members of Kat Wright and Turkuaz) weaves together soulful, funk odysseys with volcanic blues-rock for a special set at this event. Wagner’s “Mosaics” bring together musicians from different touring bands to form a one-night-only group centered around an eclectic setlist. Mosaic-Rex will perform the music of The Band, Vulpeck, BB King, the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Donny Hathaway, The Meters, Stevie Wonder, John Williams, Jimi Hendrix, The Wood Brothers, Pink Floyd, Bill Withers and more.

Mosaic-Rex is:

Bob Wagner (Kat Wright) gtr / vox

Craig Brodhead (Turkuaz) gtr

Josh Weinstein (Kat Wright) bass

Tyler Mast (Joshua Panda) keys

Sean Preece (The Welterweights) drums

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Backcountry Film Festival

Food by Mad Taco, Bob Wagner's Mosaic-Rex

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T-Rex Theater at the Double E

21 Essex Way

#300

Essex Junction, VT 05452

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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