The Reel Paddling Film Festival kicks off its 2016 world tour with the Premiere on February 25th, 2016.
The Complete Paddler is proud to host Rapid Media’s 11th annual Reel Paddling Film Festival that showcases some of the best paddling films in the world. This international competition begins in Toronto, ON, hosted by The Complete Paddler, before beginning its year-long tour across the globe and screening to over 30,000 outdoor enthusiasts and their families. The festival recognizes the best paddling films in a series of categories like best white water kayaking film, best canoeing film, best fishing film etc. It aims to inspire more people to explore rivers, lakes and oceans, push physical and emotional extremes, embrace the lifestyle and appreciate the heritage of the wild places we paddle.
On Thursday, February, 25th, 2016 The Complete Paddler will be hosting the Premiere of the Reel Paddling Film Festival at The Royal Theatre, 608 College Street. Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B4. Doors will open at 6:30 PM for a 7:00 PM start. One hundred percent of the night’s proceeds will be going directly to Project Canoe, a Toronto-based youth charity program which aims to foster a transformative environment for young people using the outdoors as a primary medium. Project Canoe will be present at the event to promote and educate patrons on the long-running program.
The Complete Paddler and others will be donating a number of door prizes to be won as well as “Hot Ticket” prizes. Everyone who attends will be entered into the draw for the Door Prizes and Hot Tickets will be sold separately for $2.00/ea or $5.00 for 3.
Location: The Royal Theatre, 608 College Street. Toronto, Ontario, M6G 1B4 MAP
Tickets: $13/Advance or $16/door plus tax. Advance tickets can be purchased at The Complete Paddler in person, over the phone 416 255 6905 or online. Your tickets will be waiting for you at the door if you purchase over the phone or online.
Time: Doors open at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7pm. It will run until 10pm
For more information on:
Project Canoe www.canoe.org
The Complete Paddler www.completepaddler.ca
The Reel Paddling Film Festival World Tour www.reelpaddlingfilmfestiv
Paddle Sports Oscars
The Reel Paddling Film Festival Premier was a complete succses! This is the Paddle Sports Oscars!
The Complete Paddler hosted last night's Premier to kick off the Reel Paddling Film Festival's world tour and in doing so raised more money than any other year for Project Canoe, our favorite charity!
Some of you had to miss it so here are the winning films shown from each category, and the Oscar's go to....
Thank you to all of our Paddle Sports suppliers who donated to this event's door prizes, to all of our amazing volunteers and of course big thanks to the huge crowd that came out in last night bad weather!
Hopefully we will see you next year!