Touring Adventure Film Festival 5Point in Asheville August 14 & 15

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE
Friday Aug 14

4 – 7PM
KICKOFF PARTY
Gather at the lot next to the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium to kick-off the weekend! Live Music by Pleasure Chest, Sierra Nevada Beer and The Bom Bus Food Truck

Lot next to Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
Food and drink for purchase
FREE ENTRY

7 – 10PM
FILM PROGRAM I
Begin the adventure with a selection of short films as we set the tone for an inspiring weekend. Take a ride with us as we drop into some of the biggest waves, meet some unlikely characters, and reflect on the important people and places in our lives.

Thomas Wolfe Aditorium
Emcee: Brett McCall
TICKET REQUIRED $20
Attention Parents: Strong language

Saturday Aug 15

9AM – 12:30PM
DOWN BY THE RIVER CLEAN UP with Asheville GreenWorks
Help protect the important places with Asheville GreenWorks and NRS for a morning cleaning up the French Broad. An after cleanup DOWN BY THE RIVER community party with boat demos, music and more at 1PM with NRS, Liquidlogic, Astral, ENO, Wild South and more!

The Boat House – 318 Riverside Drive
Food and drink for purchase
FREE ENTRY

10 – 11AM
GOING THE DISTANCE – powered by Blue Ridge Outdoors
Blue Ridge Outdoor’s Editor in Chief and ultra running legend, Will Harlan will lead a discussion with some of Asheville’s best mountain athletes, peeling back the layers beyond one’s participation in sport that lend to deep commitment to giving back and contributing meaningfully to a wider world. Panelists include whitewater specialist Anna Levesque, adventure racer Jay Curwen, long distance blind hiker Trevor Thomas, mountain biker Sam Koerber, and ultra runner Adam Hill.

New Mountain Sol Bar – 38 N French Broad Ave
FREE ENTRY

11AM
YOUTH ADVENTURE PROGRAM
A high-energy morning everyone will enjoy! All-ages are welcome as we enjoy some animation and made for youth adventure films.

Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
Food and drink for purchase
FREE ENTRY FOR KIDS UNDER 13 (no ticket necessary)
Adults $10

12PM – 2PM
COMMUNITY PICNIC and ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Join 5Point and our guests for FREE Ice Cream following the Youth Adventure Program by Farm to Home Milk!

New Mountain Amphitheater – 38 N French Broad Ave
Food and drink for purchase
FREE ENTRY

1-4PM
DOWN BY THE RIVER – powered by NRS
Join 5Point guests and fellow festival goers on an afternoon on the French Broad River. Liquidlogic, Astral, ENO, Southern Raft Supply, and NRS will be present for boat demos, clinics and maybe even a fun competition or two. Join local professionals Anna Levesque with Girls at Play for some SUP Yoga, and local kayak pro Pat Keller for some time out on the water. Don’t miss a chance to custom build your own Liquidlogic BRAAAP and snack away with ROOTS hummus and Sierra Nevada Beer!

The Boat House – 318 Riverside Drive
Food and drink for purchase
FREE ENTRY

4 – 7PM
VAN LIFE RALLY – powered by Prestige Subaru
Come check out an entourage of “livable adventure vehicles,” enjoy outdoor live music, Sierra Nevada Beer and local food trucks. Eurosport Asheville, Land Rover Driving Experience, NRS, Astral, ENO, and Outdoor Research will all be there too!

New Mountain Amphitheater – 38 N French Broad Ave
Food and drink for purchase
FREE ENTRY

7 – 10PM
FILM PROGRAM II
An inspiring set of stories to leave you ready to get after it. This program will give you perspective on what is important in life and will leave you on the edge of your seat or a waterfall!

Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
Emcee: Pat Keller
TICKET REQUIRED $20
Attention Parents: Strong language

11PM – 2AM
AFTER PARTY
LIVE beats to dance the night away and celebrate the close of the first annual 5Point FIlm Festival in Asheville!
Live music by DJ Marley Carroll

New Mountain Amphitheater – 38 N French Broad Ave
FREE entry with a 5Point ticket.

FREE PARKING AT NEW MOUNTAIN ALL DAY Saturday… walk to the films just 3 blocks away

FILM PROGRAM

Films and schedule subject to change.
Strong language advisory on Program I and II.
Saturday Youth Adventure Program 11AM to be announced.

FRIDAY PROGRAM I 7PM

SATURDAY PROGRAM II 7PM

 wedge Wedge
4
Ridge The Ridge
6
 elixir Elixir
10
 The Coast The Coast
6
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8
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5
 Denali Denali
5
Loved Up Loved Up
2
 Burn It down Burn it Down
3
 Frank Frank and the Tower
10
 55 Hours in Mexico 55 Hours in Mexico
10
 nobody Nobody’s River
25
 Utmb Curiosity
13
 Icarus Icarus
2
 Bending Jaws Bending Jaws
4
 Ultimate Fan The Ultimate Fan
8
 Road to Karakol Road from Karakol
20
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3
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2
 Drawn DRAWN
45
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6
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3
 FORCE1 FORCE
19
 Dorais Dorais
10
 Boy Boy
10
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10
 important places The Important Places
8
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TICKETS

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VIP WEEKEND PASS: $60
Enjoy all the action throughout the weekend and hang with all of our special guests, filmmakers and athletes! Pass includes access to all three film programs, entry into the VIP lounge with complimentary Sierra Nevada for the 21+ crowd and premier VIP seating in the Auditorium. Don’t miss a minute of the 5Point action!

Friday August 14: Program I
7PM – 10PM
$20

Saturday August 15: Youth Adventure Program
11AM – 12PM
$10

Saturday August 15: Program II
7PM – 10PM
$20




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