The 2018 Paddling Film Festival World Tour comes to Fairbanks on Friday, May 4 at 7:00 p.m. This year the event returns to The Blue Loon, at 2999 Parks Highway.
The Paddling Film Festival is an international adventure film tour presenting the some of world’s best paddling films of the year – whitewater, sea kayaking, canoeing, SUP, action and lifestyle – in more than 120 cities and towns across Canada, United States and around the world.
Fairbanks Paddlers selected 12 inspiring paddling films from the short list of 28 films shortlisted for the World Tour. These feature wild whitewater action, sea kayaking, wilderness river expeditions, packrafting with mountain bikes, motivating environmental documentaries, stand-up paddleboard surfing, and short films capturing the lighter side of paddling life.
Fairbanks Paddlers is co-hosting the 2018 Paddling Film Festival with Fairbanks Paddlers is co-hosting the 2018 Paddling Film Festival with REI, Beaver Sports, Alaska Dream Adventures, Arctic River Guides, CanoeAlaska, and Alaska Canoe School. The first year’s event was sold out with standing room only on a Tuesday night. Get your tickets early!
Advance tickets are $8 or $7 with military ID. Tickets at the door will be $10 or $8 with military ID. Kids under 6 are free. Minors under age 21 must be accompanied by their parents as per the Blue Loon’s policy.