Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey
Mesa Rim is stoked to present Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey at the beautiful Joan & Irwin Jacobs Theater in Balboa Park! Join us in celebrating the incredible pioneer who paved the way for all of us outdoor enthusiasts and wild adventurers. In partnership with American Alpine Club's San Diego Chapter and The Allied Climbers of San Diego, we ensure a night of belly laughs and amazing story-telling. About the Film: Fred Beckey, the quintessential American dirtbag climber, has evoked mystery, admiration and even harsh criticism since the 1940s. Beckey’s stubborn, singular quest to conquer mountain peaks across the nation meant a solitary life on the road. The groundbreaking life story of this rebel athlete who inspired generations with his monumental first ascents and eloquent writing is told for the first time in this exclusive documentary film. The Rundown: *Doors open at 6pm. Show starts at 6:30pm *Running time: 1 hour and 36 minutes. No intermission. Extras: *Stick around for a raffle and giveaways with prizes provided by Mesa Rim, AAC, ACSD, Dyno Equipment, and Outdoor Outreach. *$2 of every ticket purchase go towards Outdoor Outreach programs. *Happy Hours before and after the show at Kensington Brewing Company in Kensington! *Everyone will receive a raffle ticket upon entry. Extra tickets will be available for purchase on site. *Contains some explicit language, but all ages welcome. *Tickets are non-refundable/Not redeemable for cash/Not replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed. *Tickets may be shared with someone if ticketholder cannot attend.
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101