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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 this winter below.

Ski Season Weekly Events

Les Gets village torchlit run

Les Gets Torchlight descent

Every week on Monday evening at 18:00 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 apres Ski

Les Gets Apres Ski Weekly Concerts

The place for Apres Ski in Les Gets with DJ's and live performers every Wednesday and Sunday from 15:00 to 18:00. Located right next to the Bellevue Hotel at the bottom of the main piste into Les Gets. The bar is open every day from 11:00 to 21:00

Les bar Bush Les gets

Pub Quiz in Bar Bush

The famous Bar Bush in the centre of Les Gets has an amazing Pub Quiz every week on Friday Evening at 21:30. A favourite with locals, seasonaires and tourists alike it is a great way to spend a night in Les Gets.

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.

  • 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

Les Gets enchanted Christmas

Christmas Enchanted Forest

All through the Christmas Period

The forest close to Les Gets turns into a magical enchanted forest full of wonder and delight. Bring the kids along to see the show and to meet all the elves and of course Father Christmas.

  • Official Website
  • From the 19th December 2020 until TBC
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: Details TBC - Must be pre-booked.
Les Gets enchanted enchanted forest in the snow

Father Christmas lives in Les Gets

At the end of each year, the village bubbles with excitement thanks to Father Christmas and this special magic-filled Christmas event. Father Christmas feels at home here, but keeps to himself because he is so busy preparing all the Christmas gifts.

  • From the 19th December 2020 until TBC
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: TBC
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.

  • Thursday 24th December 2020 at 16:30
  • Front de Neige
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Christmas Market at the Perrières

  • Details of the Perrières Christmas Market to be confirmed.

  • TBC
  • La Fruitière des Perrières carpark
  • Tickets: Free entry
Les Gets new years fireworks

New Years Fireworks

Details of the Les Gets New Years Fireworks to be confirmed.

  • Thursday 31st December 2020 at 16:30
  • Front de Neige
  • Tickets: Free entry

January

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

Les Gets Mont CHery candle Lit Lift

I Love Mont Chéry

On Valentine’s Day with a romantic aperitif in the Mont Chéry bubble lift and the possibility to follow by a meal at the Belvédère restaurant! The perfect way to spend valentines in the mountains.

  • Official Website
  • 14th February 2021
  • Mont Chery Lift Bottom Station
  • Tickets: Details TBC
  • Red Ski Show

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

  • Date TBC
  • Front de Neige
  • Tickets: Free Entry

March

Rock the Pistes Festival les Gets

Rock The Pistes

The smash hit music festival has been running since 2011. This free festival which is held on the ski slopes above Les Gets and the Portes Du Soleil has featured past acts such as Rag N Bone Man, Bassment Jaxx and many more. Head along and enjoy the rocking atmosphere.

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.

Ladies Night Tour

Morzine Ladies Night Tour

Showcasing some of the best ski female ski racers in the world the ladies night tour hits Morzine for one night in February. Held at the Stade du Pleney it will be a great night with a fantastic party atmosphere.

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.

  • Tourist Office Welcome

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

  • Every Sunday from the 5th July to the 23rd August 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free
  • Rural BBQ - La Paika

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

  • Official Website
  • Every Saturday from 4th July to 29th August 2020 from 11:00
  • 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
  • Brunch at the Hotel La Marmotte

  • Every week the Hotel La Marmotte welcomes guests to a brunch and then free access to the pool.

  • Every Sunday from 5th July to 30th August 2020 at 11:00 to 13:30 (access to the pool from 11:00 to 15:00)
  • Hotel La Marmotte
  • Tickets: From €10.00
  • Little Train Outings

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

  • Every Monday and Wednesday from 6th July to the 10th August 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Adults €8.00 Child €4.00, free for multi pass holders
  • Stroll-picking and manufacturing of remedy of yesteryear

  • Accompanied by a professional you will go for a foraging walk in the mountain followed by a remedy of yesteryear workshop.

  • Every Monday from 6th July to 10th August 2020
  • Office de tourisme des Gets
  • Tickets: Adults €8.00 Child €4.00 **also need a pass for Mont Chery gondola
  • Thursday Night Jazz at Vina Annapurna

  • Website: Facebook Page
  • Every Thursday evening from 19:00 to 22:30 in July and August 2020
  • Vina Annapurna
  • Tickets: Reservation recommended: +33 (0)450863112 or via La Fourchette: https://bit.ly/booking-VA
  • Guided fauna and flora outing and tasting

  • Discover the typically alpine fauna and flora of our mountains and get to taste some local products. Don’t forget your hiking boots!

  • Every Wednesday from 8th July to 26th August 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: €8.00 per person

Events By Month

May

No events in May 2021 yet.

June

No events in June 2021 yet.

  • Exhibition of automatons: The Roger & Gallet collection

  • In the new gallery of exhibition in the museum, the wonderful collection of automatons by Roger and Gallet. Forty-odd moving scènes haven taken new life in a new space.

  • Friday 19 June 2020 at 14:15 to 19:15
  • Musée de la Musique Mécanique
  • Tickets: adult : €5.00, child : €3.00
  • Visit of the Aelian oOrgan

  • This unique mechanical musical instruments in Europe (classified as a historic monument) which was installed in the Church during the summer of 1994.

  • 19th June 2020
  • Musée de la Musique Mécanique
  • Tickets: Free
  • Pottery and sheepfold visit

  • Discover this out-of-the-ordinary site: half pottery studio, half sheepfold! In the studio, Anouk and Nathalie present visitors with a wide array of both everyday and decorative pottery, all made in Les Gets

  • 19th June 2020
  • Bergerie-poterie - 1373 route de La Sarre
  • Tickets: Free
  • Music Festival

  • Festival of Music, celebrated all around France

  • 21st June 2020
  • Apres Ski & Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free

July

  • Introduction to archery

  • Come learn and / or improve archery

  • 08th July 2020
  • Esplanade de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free
  • Public show “2 secondes”

  • What would Pandora’s box contain today, if not one of these new objects that have invaded our daily lives? Technologically brilliant, incredibly comfortable, but so devious

  • 9th July 2020 at 17:30
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free
  • Carpentry Workshop

  • Carpentry workshop for kids. An opportunity to learn how to follow a line with a saw, drill a hole in the right place…and make wooden models. Under the guidance of professionals.

  • 10th July 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: €2.00 per child
  • Artisan soap workshop

  • Workshop to make your own handmade soap with a fragrance that will make you happy.

  • 13th July 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: €5.00 per person
  • 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 a old fashion barber and an old-fashioned photographer. Guests are invited to dress in authentic outfits and the glamor of the past.

  • Official Website
  • Tuesday 14th July 2020 from 10:00 to 19:00
  • 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

  • Tuesday 14th July 2020 from 18:00
  • 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 15th July 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: €5.00 per person
  • Magic workshop

  • Magic Lolo invites you to become a real apprentice magician by making your own magic trick. You can leave with and impress all your friends!

  • Thursday 16th July 2020
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: €2.00 per person
  • The Drive In Show

  • A drive in open air theatre in Montriond

  • Official Website
  • Thursday July 16th to Sunday July 19th 2020 and Thursday July 23rd to Sunday July 26th 2020.
  • Ardent gondola parking (Happy Hours bar)
  • Tickets: €12.50 online or €14.50 at the venue, per person per film
  • 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 18th July and Sunday 19th July 2020
  • 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 20th July to Friday 24th July 2020
  • 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

  • Wednesday 29th July to Sunday 2nd August 2020
  • 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!

  • Official Website
  • 31st July to 2nd August 2020
  • Avoriaz
  • Tickets: Three days: €249 - Two days: €199 - One day: €80 - One class (depending on available spaces, sold on site): €25 - **Earlybird full festival passes are available for €195 to the first 100 bookings**

August

  • 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
  • 2nd August 2020 from 10:00 to 18:00
  • 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
  • 5th to 6th August 2020 from 10:00 to 18:00 each day
  • 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
  • 8th August 2020
  • 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
  • 8th to 9th August 2020
  • 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
  • 15th to 21st August 2020
  • Avoriaz
  • Tickets: The whole week: €120 - Three days: €85 - One Day: €31 - One evening: €15
  • Lounge Music Festival

  • Several dozen free concerts are organized over 2 weeks, in different establishments of the village, generating a friendly and relaxed atmosphere everywhere in the streets!

  • Official Website
  • Monday 3rd August to Friday 14th August 2020
  • All around the villa of Les Gets
  • Tickets: Most concerts are free, some venues do charge
  • Children concert show “On marche sur la tête”

  • Through a poetic and funny staging, the show is intense and unfolds its festive universe where the skins of the percussion alongside the drums-machines, the strings of the guitars are rubbed with the programmed samples, and the blades of the vibraphone with the effects of the pedals- board!

  • Thursday 6th August 2020 at 17:30
  • Place de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Hero Touch

  • The Hero Touch, you do not know? It a laser game without a gun! Specially adapted to children, the little ones as well as the bigger ones will be able to embody their super heroes favourites!

  • Friday 14th August 2020 from 15:00 to 18:00
  • Esplanade de la Maison des Gets
  • Tickets: Free entry
  • Commercial Discount Market

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

  • From Friday 14th August to Sunday 16th August 2020
  • 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 15th August 2020 from 08:30 to 23:00
  • Golf Les Gets
  • Tickets: Adult €25.00
  • Fireworks - Assomption bank holiday

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

  • Saturday 15th August 2020 at 22:00
  • 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 16th August 2020 from 08:00 to 17:30
  • Around Les Gets
  • Tickets: €20.00 for entry
  • 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.

  • 16th to 18th August 2020 from 10:00 at 18:00 each day
  • Saint-Jean-d'Aulps
  • Tickets: Free
  • 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
  • Sunday 23rd August 2020
  • Les Gets, Morzine and Avoriaz (Start and finish is Les Gets)
  • Tickets: Different prices per race format
  • Spartan Race

  • The amazing Spartan race returns. Run in Morzine each year this incredible race attracts some of the top athletes from around the world.

  • Official Website
  • 21st to 23rd August 2020
  • Morzine
  • Tickets: price depends on category, see website for details
  • Pass’Portes du Soleil (CANCELED FOR 2020)

  • 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
  • The 17th edition of Pass’Portes du Soleil MTB is postponed to 25th - 27th June 2021
  • 2020 is Cancelled due to Covid-19

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 to 5th September 2020
  • 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
  • Saturday 5th September to Sunday 6th September 2020
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: €69.00 registration per person
  • Mercedes-Benz UCI MTB World Cup Finals Les Gets (CANCELED FOR 2020)

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

  • Official Website
  • Cancelled for 2020 due to Covid-19
  • Les Gets
  • Tickets: Free for visitors

October

No events in October yet.

November

  • Night of the Museums

  • Guided tour by candlelight on the theme "Chimes, bells and stamps"

    We will celebrate the 10 years of the mechanical chime, installed in the museum on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the attachment of Savoy to France

  • Saturday 14th November at 21:00 to Midnight
  • Musée de la Musique Mécanique
  • Tickets: Free entry

Last Updated: 10 July 2020