Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival

A nine day tectonic shift where the world's best mountain films, books, and speakers come together.

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Community: Banff
Region: Alberta Rockies
Province: Alberta
Festival Type: Arts & Culture

"Nine days you won’t want to miss."

It is a time to celebrate and share the inspirations that the great mountains give us.

Every fall, the Banff Centre congregates the world's best in mountain films, books, and speakers with thousands of mountain and art enthusiasts. An event that is always anticipated by the local community it also draws thousands of international visitors to be a part of this world-class event.

Banff is internationally recognized as a mountain adventure base, so it only makes sense that this event takes place here as people share the experience of mountain adventure through various art forms. Just look at past festival guests such as Sir Edmund Hillary (first man to climb Mt. Everest), Jon Krakauer, Aaron Ralston, and Alex Lowe.

This year the event will be accessible for physical attendance as well as virtual viewing. Visit the official festival website for the full schedule.


Tickets will be on sale Oct 5th at 12pm MDT via physical pick up or virtual purchase.

Physical tickets priced at: $25 - $35

Early Bird Virtual Passes priced at: $125

Full Price Virtual Passes priced at: $150 (Oct 15th onward)


All ticket information is available and purchasing tickets will be available on Oct 5th at 12pm MDT.

Unless otherwise stated, all information about the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival has been provided by festival organizers