Banff Mountain Film Festival Arrives in Pittsburgh April 6-7!

Venture Outdoors is gearing up for another electrifying TWO evening showing of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour! The tour arrives in Pittsburgh April 6-7, 2013, at the Byham Theater, Downtown.

These amazing independent films feature an assortment of action,environmental and outdoor adventure films. The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is an exhilarating and provocative exploration of the outdoors around the world.

From the Film Viva La Vie

Hold on to your seats! We will travel to exotic landscapes and remote cultures during these thrilling films. This is your chance to get up-close and personal with adrenaline-packed action sports like skiing, climbing, mountain biking and trekking. From approximately 350 films entered into the annual festival, award-winning films and audience favorites are among the films chosen to travel to cities throughout the United States and Canada.

The Banff Mountain Film Festival, a program of The Banff Centre, is the largest and one of the most prestigious mountain festivals in the world. Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road and comes to Pittsburgh this April.

Proceeds from ticket sales benefit Venture Outdoors and outdoor recreation inWestern Pennsylvania.

Showtimes are Saturday, April 6, at 7:00 PM and Sunday, April 7, at 5:00 PM.

Click here to purchase tickets through the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust web site.

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