Eco-Event: Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Head over the hill to Nevada City for the Wild & Scenic Film Festival, Friday through Sunday, Jan. 14-16. The annual festival features 110 films, as well as premiers and guest filmmakers. Topics range from the John Muir Trail to the Bangladesh Surf Club to ecological disaster and eco-comedy. Guests include National Geographic Explorer and filmmaker Jon Bowermaster, professional kayakers Andy Maser and Trip Jennings, and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and writer Gary Snyder. $27-$500. For a full schedule, visit