General Information

When: February 23, 24, and 25, 2017

Where: American Mountaineering Center, 710 10th Street – Golden, Colorado.


Schedule (subject to change)

Thursday 2/23

  • 7:00-9:30pm – FREE Community Night – Join us for our Opening Night Film Screening hosted by Emcee John Fielder and the announcement of our 2017 award winning films

Friday 2/24

  • 10:00am-1:30pm – CEFF for Kids
    • 10:00-12:30 – Free Youth Friendly Film Screening for students (pre-registration here for large groups is required) and families
    • 12:30-1:30 – School group tour of Eco-Expo and Lunch
  • 12:00-7:30pm – Eco-Expo open to the public (free)
  • Film Screenings in two theaters
    • 10:00am-12:00pm (Special Fishing Film segment in CEFF Theater)
    • 1:45-3:45pm
    • 4:00-6:00pm
    • 7:30-9:30pm
  • Environmental Photography Exhibition
    • 5:30-7:15pm – Opening reception
    • 6:30-7:15pm – Keynote Speaker – Eric Paddock (Denver Art Museum)
  • 9:30-11:00pm – After Party at Mountain Toad Brewery

Saturday 2/25

  • Film Screenings in two theaters
    • 11:00am-1:00pm
    • 1:30-3:30pm
    • 4:00-6:00pm
    • 7:00-9:00pm
  • 10:00-7:00pm – Eco-Expo open to the public (free)
  • 9:00-11:00pm Wrap Party at AMC

Getting Hungry?  Check out the food trucks across the street at our friend and sponsor Mountain Toad Brewing!  Show your ticket or proof of purchase for $1 off their draft beers!




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