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Fort William Mountain Festival 18th-22nd February 2015

Celebrating the wild mountain culture in the outdoor capital of the UK

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Festival Programme 2015

Program na Fèise

Work is underway to bring you another stellar line-up during the 2015 Fort William Mountain Festival, take a look at last years programme for a suggestion of what you might find at the 2015 festival of mountain culture.

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Additional Workshops, Fringe Events and Book Corner listings are being added to the programme here, so check in regularly to see what’s new or follow us on Facebook.

2015 Festival Films / Speakers Confirmed

Film / Speaker Date/time Venue Price
 Festival Launch Night
Kick off the Festival with an evening that lets you truly embrace and enjoy Scottish mountain culture.
 Wednesday 18th February
2015
Pinemarten Cafe Bar
£10
European Outdoor Film Tour
at the Mountain Festval 
The European Outdoor Film Tour showcases the most inspiring outdoor and adventure films of the year, taking you to breathtaking places and introducing you to adventurous minds.Including a showing of:
Presentation and the winning Films of Fort William Mountain Festival Film Competition.
Thursday
19th February 2015

Main
Ferstival Theatre
Nevis
Centre

01397 700707

Online Tickets
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00

Booking Office Advanced
6th December – 31st January
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00

Booking Office
1st – 19th February
Adult £14.00 Child £3.00

 Spinks & Span… Let’s Go Wild!
We welcome back the highly understated and talented all round hill runner and mountaineer Finlay Wild, & introduce the legendary hill runner, farmer and record holdier Nicky Spinks for an evening of film and chat.
Friday
20th February 2015

Main
Ferstival Theatre
Nevis
Centre

01397 700707

Online Tickets
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00

Booking Office Advanced
6th December – 31st January
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00

Booking Office
1st – 20th February
Adult £14.00 Child £3.00

Paddle Night – In the Studio
Spend an evening with Dean “Deano” Dunbar a registered blind adventurer with a history of over 17 years, 80+ challenges, and setting over a dozen world firsts.
Followed by Mick Hunter’s adventure: Prying, Crying & Just About Surviving – Canoeing 1000km across Scotland. 
Friday
20th February 2015

In the Studio
Nevis
Centre

01397 700707

 

Online Tickets
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00

Booking Office Advanced
6th December – 31st January
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00
 
Booking Office
1st – 20th February
Adult £14.00 Child £3.00 
Climbing Night
This year the Climbing Night will feature 2 outstanding climbers many of us could only dream to emulate, join us for an evening with Martin Boysen and Ines Papert.
Saturday
21st February
2015

Main
Ferstival Theatre
Nevis
Centre

01397 700707

Online Tickets
Adult £12.50     Child £3.00

Booking Office Advanced
6th December – 31st January
Adult £12.50     Child £3.00

Booking Office
1st – 21st February
Adult £14.00     Child £3.00
 Bike NightGet hyped for an evening with Stu Thomson, the man behind the lens at Cutmedia.Stu is a long time friend of Lochaber, and is here to share his passion for all things mountain biking and tell you his story so far.  Saturday
21st February
2015

 

In the Studio
Nevis
Centre

01397 700707

Online Tickets
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00

Booking Office Advanced
6th December – 31st January
Adult £12.50 Child £3.00
 
Booking Office
1st – 20th February
Adult £14.00 Child £3.00
Best of Banff World Tour
A showcase of some of the most inspiring, creative and exciting films from the Banff Film Festival.
Sunday
22nd February

Main
Ferstival Theatre
Nevis
Centre

01397 700707

Online Tickets
Adult £12.50     Child £3.00

Booking Office Advanced
6th December – 31st January
Adult £12.50     Child £3.00

Booking Office
1st – 22nd February
Adult £14.00     Child £3.00

If you need somewhere to stay during the festival, visit our accommodation page.

Additional Workshops, Fringe Events and Book Corner listings are being added to the programme here, so check in regularly to see what’s new or follow us on Facebook. 

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Never been to our festival before, take a look at the  2014 Programme to see some of the past events. The 2015 Festival programme is taking shape, check back regularly for full details as they are revealed.

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Presenting Partner

  • Jottnar

Major Sponsors

  • Corpach Boat Building Company
  • Ellis Brigham
  • Hotscot
  • Marine Harvest
  • Nevis Landscape Partnership
  • Nevis Range
  • Rare Breeds Production
  • Rio Tinto Alcan

Supporting Sponsors

  • All Round Signs
  • Beatsuite
  •  Crannog Concept

With thanks to

Abacus Mountain Guides
Bill Scott Architect
Cotswold Outdoor
John Muir Trust
National Trust for Scotland
Outdoor Capital of the UK
Printsmith
The Granite House
Three Wise Monkeys Climbing