In the Footsteps of Norman Maclean

THE STORY OF THE BLACKFOOT | September 8-10, 2017 | Seeley Lake & Missoula, Montana

THE STORY OF THE BLACKFOOT

The 2017 In The Footsteps Of Norman Maclean Festival presents three days of stories from the iconic Blackfoot River and Blackfoot Valley of northwest Montana

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

GOVERNOR STEVE BULLOCK, 2015. Image: Lindsay Atnip.

GOVERNOR STEVE BULLOCK, 2015. Image: Lindsay Atnip.

Remembering the Blackfoot:
Blackfoot Valley History

Native American history, valley geology, tales from Blackfoot Valley ranchers and three decades of heroic river restoration.

Double Arrow Lodge, Seeley Lake, MT

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

MUSICIANS AT CAMP PAXON, 2015. Image: Lindsay Atnip.

MUSICIANS AT CAMP PAXON, 2015. Image: Lindsay Atnip.

Spirit of the Blackfoot:
Literature from the Headwaters

Stories presented by many of western Montana's best authors including: William Bevis, William Kittredge, Pete Fromm, Richard Manning and Annick Smith.

Double Arrow Lodge, Seeley Lake, MT

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

ROBERT REDFORD AND BRAD PITT DURING THE FILMING OF A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT.

ROBERT REDFORD AND BRAD PITT DURING THE FILMING OF A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT.

From the Book to the Big Screen:
A River Runs Through It

Screenwriters, producers, actors, fishing coaches and family members spill the beans on how this classic movie was made. Two film screenings at the Wilma, and a special "Up the Blackfoot' themed Tell Us Something storytelling event.

Wilma Theater, Missoula, MT

Ticket information to be announced.



"Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it."

~ Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It

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Produced by Alpine Artisans
Co-Sponsors: National Endowment for the Arts, Montana Cultural Trust Fund, Seeley Lake Community Foundation, Big Blackfoot Chapter of Trout Unlimited, The Blackfoot Challenge, Blackfoot Riverkeeper, Seeley Lake Historical Society


For More Information contact: Jenny Rohrer, Festival Coordinator
(406) 754-0034, rohrervid@aol.com


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