Paddling Film Festival World Tour

Chaos Mountain Brewing
3135 Dillons Mill Rd
Callaway, Virginia 24067

Mar 1, 2018

5404839293

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Overview

Franklin County Parks and Recreation will present the 13th annual Paddling Film Festival at Chaos Mountain Brewing on Thursday, March 1st at 7 p.m. with social hour beginning at 5 p.m. Join us for a fun, social and entertaining evening featuring live music, two food trucks serving up delicious food, craft beer specials including a one-time special release firkin, exhibitors, river safety info., and free swag.

The Paddling Film Festival is an international adventure film tour presenting the world’s best paddling films of the year – whitewater, sea kayaking, canoeing, SUP, action and lifestyle – in more than 120 cities and towns around the world.

With 20 inspiring paddling films shortlisted for the World Tour, including the 10 festival category winners, audiences will see hairy whitewater action, sea kayakers exploring remote coastlines, northern river canoe expeditions, international river travel films, motivating environmental documentaries, grueling kayak fishing battles and hilarious short films capturing the lighter side of paddling life.

Admission is free. Raffle tickets for an Old Town Vapor 12 XT kayak will be available for $5. Raffle proceeds benefit the Creek Freaks of Franklin County (501c3).

The event is sponsored by Southwest Virginia Outdoors, Roanoke Outside, and Turner’s Dock Building. For more information, contact Matt Ross at (540) 483-9293 or matt.ross@franklincountyva.gov.