Opening Art Reception
Visit 151 Union Square in downtown Grass Valley to kick off the 2018 Wild & Scenic Film Festival! Join us for special artist receptions before the 3D film session at the Del Oro Theatre. FREE TO THE PUBLIC!
Thursday, January 11, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
151 Union Square, 151 Mill Street, Grass Valley
Opening Reception – Presented by Earth Justice
Start the festival off with light hors d’oeuvres, local wine, beer from Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. & Barefoot bubbly. You’ll be sure to run in to filmmakers, special guests and locals figuring out how to schedule their weekend to fit in all the fun! FREE TO THE PUBLIC!
Friday, January 12, 4pm – 7pm
Nevada City Winery
321 Spring Street, Nevada City
In addition to everyone’s favorite Wine Auction, we’ve upped the ante at this year’s Wild & Scenic with a rafting trip to Chile’s Futaleufu River. Details below.
Begins Friday at 5 pm until Saturday at 7pm
Miners Foundry, 325 Spring Street, Nevada City
Stop by the wine auction and take home a few bottles of wine as your festival souvenir! Located in the Miners Foundry, the wine auction is open from Friday at 5pm until Saturday at 7pm and features selections from dozens of different wineries. Don’t want to wait and see if you’re the highest bidder? No problem – you can “take it away” right then for a pre-set price. Pay for your winnings at the Miners Foundry Bar. Wine generously provided by our partners at Barefoot Wine & Bubbly.
Raft Chile’s Futaleufu River this Spring!
Enter your name for a chance to win a trip for 2 on the Futaleufu. Donated by Bio Bio Expeditions Worldwide
Spend 9 days rafting (Class II – V), hiking, horse back riding, fly-fishing and more while staying in a deluxe base camp bungalow with daily yoga, a hot tub, professional massage, wood-fired sauna, sunset bar, and delicious culinary experiences. This adventure is based out of Bio Bio’s beautiful riverside camp overlooking the turquoise blue waters of the Futaleufu River as it surges beneath Patagonia’s snow capped mountains. This once-in-a-lifetime experience can be yours! For more information about Bio Bio and their rafting adventures visit bbxrafting.com
Bidding Will Start at $3,000
Wild & Scenic Gala
Rub elbows with the festival’s special guests and meet other film enthusiasts at the beautiful Nevada City Winery. Enjoy live music, wine and gourmet hors d’oeuvres. Requires a separate ticket, on sale December 1st!
Saturday, January 13, 2018
10 pm – 12 midnight
Nevada City Winery
Late Night Music
Details coming soon!