2019 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour - Nov 25-Dec 8

We’re bringing the spirit of outdoor adventure and mountain culture to The Mountaineers again. The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour features the best mountain films this year, showcasing amazing filmmaking talent from the world over to an audience that spans the globe.
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October 07, 2019
2019 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour - Nov 25-Dec 8

The world-renowned Banff Centre's Banff Mountain Film Festival celebrates its 43rd year, continuing to bring the best action, environment, and adventure films to audiences in Banff and no less than 40 countries across the globe. Join us this Nov & Dec to catch showings in Tacoma (Nov 25-26), Seattle (Dec 4-5), or Olympia (Dec 6-8). 

As a benefit of membership, our members get early access to tickets and discounts on many of our events. Join using promo code ME19BANFF at checkout to save 20% off membership and save on ticket prices.

TACOMA | NOV 25 & 26

The Tacoma premiere will be at The Rialto Theater in downtown Tacoma. The line-up of movies is different each night, so go one night or both!

  • Doors open at 6pm | Showtime  at 6:45pm
  • Single Tickets- $20 + Fees*
*Mountaineers Members can have the ticketing fees waived by choosing the membership option when purchased through Edgeworks.

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The Seattle premiere will be at Benaroya Hall in downtown Seattle, in the S. Mark Taper Auditorium on December 4 and 5 at 7pm. The line-up of movies is different each night, so go one night or both!

Looking to socialize with other movie lovers before the Banff Film Festival? Join the pre-show party at Sherpa Adventure Gear’s downtown Seattle store from 4-6pm for free drinks, appetizers, and special discounts. Plus, a percentage of sales during the pre-party will be donated to The Mountaineers!

  • Lobby doors open at 6pm | Auditorium doors  at 6:30pm
    | Showtime at 7pm
  • Mountaineers Members - $30/each | General Public - $38/each
  • Both Nights - $60 (member/general public)


  • To redeem your benefits, click here to find the Banff promo code. Apply the code when purchasing your tickets.
  • Tickets must be purchased on the Benaroya Hall ticketing page or box office.

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For questions regarding our Seattle tickets, please contact our Member Services Team.


The Olympia Mountaineers have been sponsoring the Banff Mountain Film Festival for more than 20 years, and Mountaineers members and the greater community know the first weekend in December as "Banff Weekend". This year, we've grown the film festival to a 3-evening event with a different lineup of movies each night, so come to one night, two nights, or all three!

The Olympia premiere will be at Capitol TheaterTickets sell out well in advance and the lines to get into Capitol Theater begin forming well more than an hour before the doors open. So get your tickets now! 

  • Friday & Saturday: Doors at 6pm | Show at 7pm
    Sunday: Doors at 5pm | Show at 6pm
  • Single Night: $16
  • Two Nights: $26
  • All Three Nights: $36
  • Sunday - $12 for Military, Mountaineers, and OFS members

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Door prizes are given away throughout each evening's show, with prizes donated by Banff, The Mountaineers and Mountaineers Books, and Cirque Climbing Gym.

For information on the Olympia Banff Mountain Film Festival, please call 360-754-6670 or 360-870-4856 or email Mike Riley.

Get stoked!

Here's a little preview of what's to come: