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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 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
  • (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

  • 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 2021 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
  • June 19th and 20th & June 25th, 26th and 27th 2021
  • Portes du Soleil
  • Tickets: €59 (+€3 management and bank charges)
  • Please note: The price includes access to the ski 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 2021 or winter 2021/2022.

July

  • Mercedes-Benz UCI MTB World Cup Finals Les Gets 2021

  • World cup finals for downhill and cross-country cycling.

  • Official Website
  • 2nd to 4th July 2021
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: Free for visitors
  • 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 2021
  • Golf Les Gets
  • Tickets: Enquire directly
  • Bastille Day

  • To end the day on July 14th in style, a “guinguette” party is organized with all the participants of Les Gets Golf Vintage (see above event). To the sound of the accordion and in a “vintage” atmosphere, everyone can enjoy good local products. Aperitif with music, local products, vintage music, etc

  • 14th July 2021
  • Esplanade de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • 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

  • Saturday 17th July and Sunday 18th July 2021
  • Musée de la Musique Mécanique
  • Tickets: Outdoor entertainment is free entry, there will be a donation box
  • 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.

  • Monday 19th to Saturday 24th July 2021
  • All around the village of Les Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Les 100 Ciels

  • Relaxation and wellness events, because we all need time to disconnect, start understanding our inner selves, to slow down the rhythm of our lives and to take time for ourselves, Barbara (Yoga teacher) and Catherine Wagner (Energy therapist) have created this week's event. Events include: Acroyoga, dance, forest bath, meditation, Qi-Gong, stretching, Pilates. Cosmetic creation, sun care and perfume, discovery of plants, incense and minerals. Massages for all tastes and all ages: Hawaiian, Swedish, Ayurvedic, shiatsu, Reiki, traditional Chinese medicine, symbolic medicine, magnetism, kinesiology, foot reflexology, system sessions and expansion of consciousness. Creative workshops, children and family. Vegan & organic cooking workshop.

  • Saturday 31st July to Monday 2nd August 2021
  • In Les Gets and Morzine
  • Tickets: Each event if priced differently, contact directly
  • 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!

  • 31st July to 2nd August 2021
  • Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Three days: €249 - Two days: €199 - One day: €99 - One class (depending on available spaces, sold on site): €25
  • Light On Trail Les Gets (also known as Trail Des Gets)

  • Second edition of the Light On Trail des Gets; it’s 3 race formats a 9 km, an 18 km trail and a 35 km trail.

  • Official Website
  • 17th and 18th July 2021
  • Les Gets, Morzine and Avoriaz (Start and finish is Les Gets)
  • Tickets: Different prices per race format

August

  • The Drive In Show

  • A drive in open air theatre in Montrond

  • 5th to 29th August 2021
  • Ardent gondola parking (Happy Hours bar)
  • Tickets: From 15€ per person
  • 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.

  • TBC
  • 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!

  • TBC
  • 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
  • 7th August 2021
  • Starting in Morzine and finishing in Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Depending on which level, see website for details
  • Les Gets 4×4 Trials

  • Part of a series that takes place over the summer, here’s your chance to see the true power of the 4×4. 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
  • Postponed until 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.

  • 14th to 20th August 2021
  • Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Day pass: €30 - 3-day pass: €80 (€60 if booked at the central reservation office) - 7-day pass: €120 (€100 if booked at the central reservation office).
  • Lounge Music Festival

  • For nearly two weeks, you will live to the sounds of various musicians who will animate the resort, transformed into a giant concert hall for the occasion! Let yourself go with the flow according to your desires, guided by an electric music, which goes from blues to funk, passing by pop or jazz…

  • Official Website
  • 4th to 14th August 2021
  • All around the village of Les Gets
  • Tickets: Most concerts are free, some venues do charge
  • Commercial Discount Market

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

  • TBC
  • All around the village
  • Tickets: Free Entry
  • Masters Golf & Poker

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

  • Saturday 14 August 2021
  • Golf Les Gets
  • Tickets: TBC
  • Spartan Race

  • Course motivating people to step out of their comfort zones, learn, experience and embrace the Spartan lifestyle.

  • Official Website
  • Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd August 2021
  • 502 route du palais des sports - Morzine
  • Tickets: Price depends on category - See website for details
  • Fireworks - Assomption bank holiday

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

  • 15th August 2021
  • Esplanade de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Downhill Kids Cup

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

  • Sunday 15 August 2021
  • Around Les Gets
  • Tickets: from €15
  • 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 28th August 2021
  • Montriond
  • Tickets: Prices set per level
  • 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.

  • TBC
  • Saint-Jean-d'Aulps
  • Tickets: Free

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
  • 3rd and 4th September 2021
  • Morzine & Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Free to watch
  • Alambike

  • For the very first edition, the Alambike is a fun event to be experienced in a team, between 4 to 8 people. In a 24-hour team cycling relay, teams will need to clock up as many kilometres as possible on the cross-country trail of the Mountain Bike World Championships Finals (loop of about 4.5kms). 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
  • 4th & 5th September 2021
  • 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