Arts & Entertainment

Spotlight Event: Backcountry Film Festival

Festival captures the spirit of winter adventure

When: Saturday, Feb. 4, 6:30 p.m.

Where: O’Shaughnessy Center in Whitefish

The Flathead-Kootenai Chapter of Montana Wilderness Association hosts the 12th annual Backcountry Film Festival to inspire and educate the backcountry community to protect and care for our winter landscapes with 11 short films. The 2016-2017 Backcountry Film Festival captures the spirit of winter adventure, environment and climate, youth in the outdoors, and ski culture.