Pursuit Ski and Snowboard Film Festival starts Thursday

Thrilling high-altitude adventures will be screened at the second annual Pursuit Ski and Snowboard Film Festival this week in Red Deer.

Thrilling high-altitude adventures will be screened at the second annual Pursuit Ski and Snowboard Film Festival this week in Red Deer.

The festival is on from 7 p.m. on Thursday and Friday nights at the Scott Block in downtown Red Deer.

The featured movies on Thursday night are Tracing Skylines by Poor Boyz Productions and Partly Cloudy by Level I.

On Friday night, the films showing are Valhalla by Sweetgrass Productions and Into the Mind by Sherpas Cinema.

Tickets are $15 for one night or $25 for both nights at The Adventure Centre at 4738 Ross St. or from pursuitfilmfest.ca. Doors open at 6 p.m.

All proceeds go to the Mountain Access Program, founded by Pursuit Adventure and Travel in partnership with the Youth and Volunteer Centre, to send deserving individuals on a day of skiing or snowboarding in the mountains this winter.

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