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Les Gets Events and Concerts Guide All the exciting events and concerts happening in Les Gets this winter.

The Les Gets events calendar is chock full of events during the winter ski season. Starting in December with the amazing Enchanted Forest and going all the way through to the the famous Rock The Pistes music festival in March and of course the Grand Odyssey dog sled race in between. Take a look here to see a comprehensive list of all the great Les Gets concerts and events on offer all year around below.

April

No events confirmed for April yet.

Summer Weekly Events

Les Gets village food market

Les Gets Farmers Market

This local food market is a great way to sample the home grown Savoyard mountain delights such as cheese, cured meats, fruit and veg. You will also find flowers & plants, clothing and handmade gifts. It is held every Thursday morning in the centre of Les Gets at "Marais Parking" close to the Chamois d'Or Hotel.

  • Official Website
  • (All year round) Every Thursday morning between 08:00 and 12:00
  • Place du Marché - 2043 Route des Grandes Alpes
  • Entry: Free
Les Gets Tourist Office

Tourist Office Welcome

Tourist office welcome tourists to Les Gets with local music and the presentation of the activities for the week

  • Rural BBQ - La Paika

  • Every week La Paika puts on a BBQ lunch for guests

  • Official Website
  • TBC
  • Meet at the Hotel La Marmotte for a hike up to La Paika (about 1.5 hours) or meet at La Paika Restaurant - Piste des Vorosses - La Turche, 74260 Les Gets
  • Tickets: Adults €32.00 Child €19.00
  • Little Train Outings

  • The "Little Train" ride takes you to discover the village and its heritage.

  • TBC
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: TBC - Free for multi pass holders

Summer Events

May

No events in May 2022 yet.

June

  • Critérium du Dauphiné - Final stage

  • This competition is the most famous stage race after the Tour de France and it is a real test for the riders. The Critérium will be held from May 30 to June 6 2021, with the final stage in Les Gets.

    Starting from La Léchère-Les-Bains, the 145 km grand finale will serve up a succession of climbs ready for use as a launch pad for an epic adventure: the roads up the Col des Aravis, Col de la Colombière, Côte de Châtillon and, especially, Col de Joux Plane, are the perfect terrain to go on the offensive, as is the plunge to Morzine, where the top descenders in the peloton will come out to play. The ascent to Les Gets will wrap up this climbing-fest.

  • Official Website
  • June 6th 2021
  • Les Gets Village and surrounds
  • Tickets: Free
  • Pass'Portes du Soleil

  • The Pass'Portes is a major MTB event taking place in the Portes du Soleil resorts spanning France and Switzerland. 80 km of traced routes with lots of pit-stops serving up local specialties. 9 resort starting points in Swtizerland and France: Avoriaz, Chatel, Les Gets, Montriond-Lindarets & Morzine on the French side and Champery, Les Crosets, Torgon and Morgins in Switzerland.

    Pass'Portes Kids - a special course event for 9-14yrs supervised by trained instructors. Starting from Les Gets, Morzine or Châtel on Saturday and Sunday.

  • Official Website
  • 24th to 26th June 2022
  • Portes du Soleil
  • Tickets: €61 (+€3 management and bank charges)
  • Please note: The price includes access to the chair lifts with the tag it (hands-free card), the frame plate, refreshments, the Pass'Portes gift, the road book, individual assistance insurance and a voucher for a Portes du Soleil day pass summer 2022 or winter 2022/2023.

July

  • Les Gets Golf Vintage

  • Several activities fill the day such as a scramble competition in teams of two for golfers, drive and putting competitions with wooden clubs, the presence of an old fashion barber and an old-fashioned photographer. Guests are invited to dress in authentic outfits, and the glamor of the past.

  • Official Website
  • 14th July 2022
  • Golf Les Gets
  • Tickets: Enquire directly
  • National Day "Guinguett" party

  • To close the National Day in style, join us for an evening honoring our heritage through an authentic and timeless French art of living: La Guinguette! A musical parade, concerts & DJ sets, animations… All in a friendly, relaxed and authentic “Guinguette” atmosphere as we like them. Dress code : vintage!

  • 14th July 2022 from 6pm
  • Esplanade de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Rainbow workshop

  • A must, which will be more beautiful to decorate your interior. Creation of a rainbow in wool and rope. Material and smile provided.

  • Wednesday 27th July 2022 between 1.30 pm and 5.30 pm. Workshops at 13:30, 15:00, 16:30.
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: €5.00 per person
  • Festival du Conte

  • This three-day celebration of story-telling is great for kids and adults alike, with everything from beautifully performed visual, and aural stories to fun workshops for little ones. Festival du Conte is centred around medieval history and culture. In the forest of the world... This is where we will take you this year for this 4th edition. Let's go and meet the beings living in the forests here and elsewhere. New this year: the festival goes beyond the walls of the abbey on Sunday...

  • Official Website
  • From Sunday 17th july to Wednesday 20th july 2022
  • Saint-Jean-d'Aulps
  • Free with multi pass
  • Downhill Kids Cup

  • Local downhill mountain bike race reserved for children 7 to 14 years old.

  • Official Website
  • 9th and 10th July 2022
  • Around Les Gets
  • Tickets: from €15
  • The Museum in celebration

  • On the theme “Mechanical Music from Savoy to Montmartre” Year of the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Montmartre and the invention of the Disc Jukebox by a Savoyard

  • Official Website
  • 16th July and 17th July 2022
  • Musée de la Musique Mécanique
  • Tickets: Outdoor entertainment is free entry, there will be a donation box
  • Harley Days Festival

  • The Harley-Davidson Owners Group (HOG) will descend on Morzine for its long summer weekend of all things rock'n'roll!

  • Website
  • 14th to 17th July 2022
  • Morzine
  • Tickets: Free
  • Light On Trail Les Gets (also known as Trail Des Gets)

  • In short, the Trail des Gets consists of one vertical run (the highest number of climbs in 4 hours non-stop), three adult's races (11km, 21km, and 39km), and four children's races (6km, 3km, 1500m and 800m).

  • Official Website
  • 23rd and 24th July 2022
  • Les Gets, Morzine and Avoriaz (Start and finish is Les Gets)
  • Tickets: Adult from €15, Child: €5
  • Festival of the 4 Elements

  • In link with its efforts towards sustainable tourism, the village of Les Gets has created a family oriented event which highlights the discovery and preservation of our natural environment.

  • Official Website
  • 18th to 22nd July 2022
  • All around the village of Les Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Avoriaz Yoga Festival

  • After a mega-successful first edition, Avoriaz Yoga Festival is back this summer. This laid-back weekend in the mountains allows you to experience and try out lots of different types of yoga, from aqua yoga to acro yoga, as well as attend a range of workshops, seminars and concerts. Classes and workshops will be taught by a range of yogis hailing from across the word, so there's lots to be learned!

  • Official Website
  • 9th and 10th July 2022
  • Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Two days: €180 - One day: €100 - Half-day: €50

August

  • Lounge Music Festival

  • Come and browse to your heart's content, guided by eclectic music, ranging from blues to funk, through pop or jazz… Also enjoy many activities and entertainment planned in the resort during the festival!

  • Official Website
  • 1st to 6th August 2022
  • All around the village of Les Gets
  • Tickets: Most concerts are free, some venues do charge
  • Bees and Honey Festival

  • Abbaye Aulps Bees and Honey Festival is back! Whether you're an experienced bee-keeper, or an appreciator of honey, this is a day jam packed with activities, talks, games and stalls 100% dedicated to beekeeping, bees and honey.

  • Details
  • Sunday 07th August 2022
  • Saint-Jean-d'Aulps
  • Tickets: Free
  • Morzine Beach

  • Morzine transforms the town centre into a beach. Come on down for an assortment of beach games, inflatable obstacle courses, zumba classes and even some real sand!

  • Official Website
  • 3rd and 4th August 2022
  • Morzine
  • Tickets: Free
  • Trail des Hauts Forts

  • The Trail des Hauts Forts is one of biggest trail races in the area and serves as a qualifying event for the revered UTMB in Chamonix. Competitors can take on either a 23km, 40km or 50km course, starting in Morzine and heading up the Vallée de la Manche, over the Hauts Forts and into Avoriaz.

  • Official Website
  • 6th August 2022
  • Starting in Morzine and finishing in Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Depending on which level, see website for details
  • Les Gets 4x4 Trials

  • Part of a series that takes place over the summer, here's your chance to see the true power of the 4x4. This popular event sees competitors from across the area bring their off-road vehicles to Les Gets and try to work their way around a series of short courses consisting of steeps, rocks, mud, and maybe even a stream.

  • Details
  • 6th and 7th August 2022
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: Free to watch
  • Avoriaz Dance festival

  • This six-day-long festival is made up of lots of dance lessons by day, from classical ballroom to salsa to lindy hop, while in the evenings you can enjoy themed nights with incredible dance demos. There will be over 160 hours of lessons and over 40 professional instructors present.

  • Official Website
  • 20th to 27th August 2022
  • Avoriaz
  • Tickets: TBC
  • Clearance Sale

  • The shops of Les Gets offer an end of the season clearance sale and discounts on certain items.

  • Friday 13th to Sunday 15th August 2022
  • All around the village
  • Tickets: Free Entry
  • Masters Golf & Poker

  • The 8th edition of the Masters Golf & Poker will once again take place in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

  • Official Website
  • 13th August 2022
  • Golf Les Gets
  • Tickets: €25
  • Fireworks - Assomption bank holiday

  • There is a big fireworks to celebrate the 15th of august.

  • 15th August 2022
  • Esplanade de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Montriond Triathlon

  • A real mountain triathlon with a swimming event in Lake Montriond, a cyclo part with the legendary Avoriaz climb used by the Tour de France and a technical descent to Morzine. This is where the running event will take place on the banks of the Dranse… What a great sporting adventure!

  • Official Website
  • Saturday 27th August 2022
  • Montriond
  • Tickets: Prices set per level
  • Mercedes-Benz UCI MTB World Cup and World Championship

  • UCI Mountain Bike World Championships DHI and XCO

  • Official Website
  • 24th to 28th August 2022
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: Free for visitors

September

  • Rallye du Mont Blanc

  • Prepare for three days of souped-up rally cars round town, the screeching of tyres round tight mountain corners and the screaming of engines in the distance as some of the world's best drivers battle it out on Morzine and Avoriaz's mountain roads to be the ultimate rally champion.

  • Official Website
  • 8th to 10th September 2022
  • Morzine & Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Free to watch
  • Alambike

  • For the second edition of Alambike, the 24-hour mountain bike event is when teams of 4 to 8 participants will need to clock up as many kilometres as possible in a relay round the iconic cross-country course from the MTB World Championships! For every kilometre, euros accumulate for two local charities. An event open to all types of bikes, from classic to electric: mixed teams allowed.

  • Website :Official Website
  • 10thh and 11th September 2022
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: €69.00 registration per person

October

No events in October yet.

November

No events in November yet.

Ski Season Weekly Events

Les Gets village course aux flambeaux

Les Gets Torchlight descent

Every week on Monday evening at 17:00 the local ski schools put on the torch lit run. Descending the slopes closest to the village by torch light, performing tricks and synchronised skiing. It is a great show for the family every week. Oh, did we mention there is free mulled wine?

  • Every Monday from 17:00
  • Out the front of ESF SKi School.
  • Entry: Free
Les Gets village food market

Les Gets Local Food Market

This local food market is a great way to sample the home grown Savoyard mountain delights such as cheese, cured meats, fruit and veg. You will also find flowers & plants, clothing and handmade gifts. It is held every Thursday morning in the centre of Les Gets at "Marais Parking" close to the Chamois d’Or Hotel.

  • Official Website
  • Every Thursday morning between 08:00 and 12:00 (Midday)
  • Place du Marché - 2043 Route des Grandes Alpes
  • Entry: Free
  • Tourist Office Welcome

  • Tourist office welcome tourists to Les Gets with a cauldron of vin chaud and the presentation of the activities for the week

  • Every Monday from 17:00
  • Out the front of ESF
  • Tickets: Free

December 2021

Les Gets enchanted enchanted forest in the snow

Father Christmas lives in Les Gets

Every year-end, the resort lives to the rhythm of Santa Claus. Indeed, Santa Claus is at home here, he has his little habits but he is discreet because the preparation of gifts requires a lot of work. Come and discover his village full of magic and enchantment!

On the program for this week, guided tours in the universe of this happy little world but also many animations and surprises for the whole family (elf workshops, Christmas market, shows for all, neighborhood party, fireworks, visit of Santa Claus on December 24th). Find out more...

  • Saturday December 18th to Friday December 24th 2021
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: 7.00€ for an adulte, 5.00€ for children (3-8yo), free for children under 3 years old.
Father Christmas arriving in Les Gets with torches

The arrival of Santa Claus with Fireworks

To reserve a warm welcome for Santa Claus, big fireworks will be set off by his elves.

  • TBC
  • Front de Neige
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Christmas Market at the Perriéres

  • Details of the Perriéres Christmas Market to be confirmed.

  • TBC
  • La Fruitiére des Perriéres carpark
  • Tickets: Free entry
Les Gets new years fireworks

New Years Fireworks

  • Friday 31 December 2021 at 8.30 pm
  • Front de Neige
  • Tickets: Free entry

January 2022

Les Gets Grande Odyssey Race

La Grande Odyssée

One of the great dog sled races of the world is held each year in and around les Gets and the surrounding resorts. Marvel at the mushers and the beautiful sled dogs as they pass through Les Gets.

February 2022

  • Red Ski Show

  • Details of the Les Gets Red Ski Show to be confirmed.

  • Every Monday from 7th to 28th February 2022
  • Front de Neige
  • Tickets: Free Entry

March 2022

Rock the Pistes Festival les Gets

Rock The Pistes

This festival offers a unique concept where skiing and music become one. The Festival-goers are invited to join the ephemeral stages on skis and attend the concerts in a crazy atmosphere, at the top of the slopes and facing breathtaking landscapes… Rock The Pistes, it’s :

  • 5 concerts on the slopes between France and Switzerland
  • 30 after-ski concerts un the Portes du Soleil resorts
  • 28000 festival-goers
  • From 13th to 19th March 2022
  • Portes du Soleil
  • Tickets: Most are free (just need a lift pass) some concerts are ticketed
Snowboxx festival Avoriaz

SnowBoxx

This awesome mix of a Music Festival, Carnival and Snow Festival is held each year in Avoriaz. Witness the spectacle in and around the resort as world class fee-riders and DJ's descend on this amazing resort high in the mountains.

Last Updated: 16th March 2021