Art Show & Film Festival

Big Fires on the Big Screen Film Festival
A very exciting and new development in the conference planning is the Big Fires on the Big Screen Wildland Fire Film Festival.   Thursday evening, May 22 at the historic Wilma Theater in downtown Missoula.  Doors will open at 6:30pm, and the event starts at 7pm.  The evening will be hosted by the distinguished Dr. Stephen J. Pyne.   All conference attendees will receive a complimentary ticket to this event.  Tickets will also be sold to the general public, $5. Click Here to View the Film Festival Flyer.

Art Exhibit, Competition, and Auction
We will be holding a wildland fire themed art show at the University Center Art Gallery. All art media is welcome and encouraged including textile, painting, wearable, photography, ceramics, collage, poetry, sculpture, carving etc. Art will be professionally judged in many categories and ribbons will be presented. Artists will have the option of donating their artwork to a silent auction that will be held at the dinner banquet.

For more details, check out the Art Show Flyer.  Feel free to download and share this with artists, your colleagues, and others who might be interested.

To receive an application for submitting artwork or more details please contact:
Kim Skufca, 406-207-6574 or

Deadline for Art Submissions is May 1.