That's right, it's that time of year again in good ol' Calgary, Alberta. Freshtival, Canada's Premiere Freeski Film Frestival, begins today. Freshtival is North America’s longest running freeski film festival will be premiering the top ten newest and most exciting ski movies of 2009/2010, and it all begins tonight at Calgary’s Uptown Theatre and runs until the wee hours of Sunday morning.
Here's the schedule of everything that's going down...
Thursday, October 15th
The Edge Of Never @ 8pm (price: $5)
Teton Gravity Research's RE:SESSION @ 6:30pm & 10pm (price: $8)
Freshtival Kick Off Party
After Thursday's Flicks we will kick off to the weekend at the Marquee Room. DJ Disoriental will pump out all the jams, packing the dance floor packed till they kick us out. $2 or free with your Freshtival Ticket stub. 18+ only
Friday, October 16th
Field Productions' Eyes Wide Open & Matchstick Productions' In Deep @ 6:30 & 9:30pm (price: $13)
Saturday, October 17th
Rage Films' Pretty Good & Level 1 Productions' Refresh @ 1pm (price: $5)
Ride The Planets' Can't Stop & Empire Productions' Transitions @ 3:30pm (price: $5)
Nimbus Independent's Contrast & Poor Boyz Productions' Every Day Is A Saturday @ 6:30pm & 9:30pm (price: $13)
Oakley's Apres Freshtival
The best for last, Saturday night we go out with a bang. This year's grand finale party will be APRES FRESHTIVAL held at Julio Barrios Mexican Restaurant right across the street from Fresh Sports. The entire place is locked down for a banger night. Lorne B plus guests DJ's kranking the tunes. Take your chances with the Oakley Ski Shot. Red Bull Drinks specials and cool prizes. Party from 10pm til late. $4 or free with your Freshtival ticket stub. 18+ Subject to capacity.
Come down and meet skiing superstars Dana Flahr, Callum Pettit, Mike Douglas, Chris Rubens, Rory Bushfield, Sean Pettit, TJ Schiller, JP Auclair, Mike Henitiuk, Eric Pollard and more . Or try to win one of the many prizes including lift tickets, goggles, helmets, jackets and skis from some of the sponsors: Salomon, Rossignol, Line, Oakley, Orage, The North Face, Helly Hansen, Smith, Giro, Lake Louise Ski Area, RCR/Fernie Alpine Resort and Kicking Horse Mountain Resort.
Check out http://www.freshtival.ca for more details about the event, athletes and parties. Tickets are still available at Fresh Sports (108 10 Street NW in Calgary) and at http://www.freshtival.ca. For more details contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by one of the coolest ski shops in the world to check out all the fresh new gear and for any and all the info you need about the event.