Friday November 20, 2015
Gala Event, presented by Teck
Join us for a Vintage Hollywood – red carpet and everything – Mountain Gala presented by Teck Metals Ltd. Entertainment by the Rick Lingard Quartet from Nelson, BC and dance lessons with Robert and Julia.
@ the Prestige Ballroom
Doors 6:30, films 7:00
$35 – ages 19+
Ticket includes live swing band entertainment, dance lessons, films, door prizes, beverage, and appetizers
$180 for a table of 6
Altai an Unexpected Fortune
Join the team as they head to the remote Russian Altai Mountains in hope of discovering a skier’s paradise. What they find deep in the heart of these soaring mountains exceeded their wildest dreams – a truly unexpected fortune!
A gripping, hour-long documentary film by Sweetgrass Productions that tells the true story of the decades-long battle over the future of British Columbia’s iconic Jumbo Valley and highlights the tension between the protection of wilderness and the backcountry experience and ever-increasing development interests in wild places. Set against a backdrop of incredible backcountry ski and snowboard footage, Jumbo Wild documents all sides of a divisive issue bringing the passionate local fight to protect the Jumbo Valley to life for the first time.