Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival Dining

Dining at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

Dining during the Festival at Banff Centre

Banff Centre's culinary team proudly offered creative and inspired cuisine, and a range of dining options, guaranteed to satisfy every need and appetite for the 2023 Festival. 

Festival 2023 dining options included:

  • Vistas Dining Room: 350 seat buffet-style dining room (menus change daily)
  • Three Ravens Wine Bar: Open Daily 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
  • Maclab Bistro: Fully licensed bistro and patio. Open Daily: 8am-11am (pastries/coffee only), 11am - 11pm (full menu), Closed 1am 
  • Grab and Go meals in the Festival Marketplace

Vistas Dining Room

Great for Pre-Show Lunch and Dinner! 

Plan a relaxing pre-show meal at Vistas. Enjoy the view and choose from a selection of hot entrées, fresh salad bar, a well-stocked fresh bar, delicious house-made desserts plus vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options. 

Nov. 3 and 4, 2023: $38 Prime Rib Festival Special - Show your Festival Ticket! 

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Maclab Bistro

Available throughout the Festival!

Socialize with Festival guests, grab a bevy, and chat about some of your favourite films! Open until late.

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Grab and Go

Available during the Festival Marketplace from Nov. 3-5, 2023. 

Grab a beverage and fresh food to go. Enjoy your meal at the Rab Stage or around campus during the festival!

Happy Hours

Happy Hours during the 2023 Festival!

5 - 7 pm | Jenny Belzberg Theatre Patio, Banff Centre
October 29 & 30
November 3 & 4

Guests enjoyed live music games, cocktails, drink sampling and conversations around the campfire from 5pm – 7pm. 
View schedule of FREE events to find out more about Happy Hours! 

Free Event Schedule