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Celebrate springtime at altitude in the Alps!

Celebrate springtime at altitude in the Alps!
April 1, 2019 - SHARE:
What awaits you at the ski resorts in France, Switzerland, Italy and Austria?

Even with the end of the season in sight, the ski resorts still have many events in store for April – get involved!

Here’s a sample of events not to be missed taking place at ski resorts in the Alps. In France, Italy, Switzerland and Austria you can still party surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Concerts, festivals and competitions are on the agenda.

There will be sun, soft springtime snow underneath your skis and three days of live music in incredible surroundings – are you tempted?

 

FRANCE

Avoriaz: Spring Xperience

Dates: April 4-6, 2019

Experience an unparalleled week at Avoriaz 1800 at an event which is 100% sport, 100% enjoyment, 100% music and absolutely free. A range of concerts and competitions give you the choice between snowsports, thrills or simply kicking back. Parties and skiing guaranteed!

http://www.avoriaz.com/evenements/spring-xperience/

 

Chamonix & Courmayeur: The Unlimited Festival

Dates: April 2-7, 2019

Electronic festival: free music and wild skiing on the best ski sites in the valley! The line-up is looking promising. Good news – the valley lift pass is included. Find the festival programme at the dedicated website.

https://www.chamonix-unlimited.com/en/pass-tickets/

 

Les Arcs: Skiing springtime

Dates: From March 20, 2019

Les Arcs is turning over a new leaf for spring. Much more than skiing awaits you – enjoy the myriad of events happening at the resort and ski area – you can join the fun or laze about. Try mountain yoga, check out the concerts and brave the waterslide.

https://en.lesarcs.com/skiing-spring-in-les-arcs.html

 

Les Ménuires/Méribel/Val Thorens/Courchevel: 3 Vallées Enduro

Dates: Sunday April 7, 2019 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Join the biggest gathering of non-professional skiers in the world! Events include the big air bag, freeride, skicross, freestyle, downhill and slalom. Discover the 3 Vallées and enjoy excellent skiing and camaraderie for beginners and pros alike. 1,500 beginner, pro and champion skiers participate in the Enduro each year in the largest ski area in the world, the 3 Vallées®.

https://lesmenuires.com/tourism/!/fiche/3-vallees-enduro-228886

 

Tignes: Live in Tignes by FRANCOFOLIES!

Dates: April 16-18 

Take part in three days of skiing, sun and music. What’s planned: Three days of free concerts on the ski runsfeaturing the latest artists in the heart of the resort.

https://en.tignes.net/what-to-see-do/events/live-in-tignes-by-francofolies-en

Val dIsère: International Adventure and Discovery Film Festival

Dates: April 17, 2019

Look up and admire acrobatic paragliding, speed riding, skiing and snowboarding. 40 of the best riders in the world will put on a unique all-day show. Discover this brand village in a festive and musical atmosphere.

https://www.valdisere.com/en/agenda/34345/

 

AUSTRIA

Sölden: Electric Mountain Festival

Dates: April 4-5, 2019

This electronic music festival is perched at 2,300 metres altitude in the heart of the breathtaking scenery of the Ötztal valley! DJ Lost Frequencies and other artists will make an appearance at the turntables. Good news – entry to the concerts is included in the Sölden lift pass.

https://www.soelden.com/electric-mountain-festival

 

Hochfügen: SNOWLICIOUS IN THE ZILLERTAL VALLEY

Dates: Enjoy this event from April 14-19

You will find a blend of experiences at the Hochfügen ski area in the Zillertal valley, including a PRINOTH food truck, head chef Alexander Fankhauser and a DJ – a good time is guaranteed!

https://www.hochfuegenski.com/events/eventkalender/snowlicious-im-zillertal/

Zell am see-Kaprun: season end-party

Dates: April 6, 2019

Like many ski resorts, Zell am see-Kaprun is throwing a big party to see the end of the season out in style. Come experience moments not to be missed – skiing, encounters, music – all to celebrate the end of the snow season.

https://www.zellamsee-kaprun.com/en/events/event-calendar/season-end-party_e-416586

 

SWITZERLAND

Crans Montana: Caprices Festival

Dates: April 11-14, 2019

Caprices Festival hosts international stars and prestigious concerts. What’s on the agenda: an electric atmosphere to light up Crans-Montana for nights that you won’t forget!

http://www.caprices.ch

 

Veysonnaz: Test Days – Skis & Snowboards 19-20

Dates: April 19, 2019

Each year Neige Aventure and the On The Mountain store lets you be first in line to try on next year’s equipment – for free!
You can check out the latest innovations to be released next winter.

http://www.veysonnaz.ch/en/test-days-skis-snowboards-19-20-fp45213.html

 

Grimentz-Zinal: Derby des Becs

Dates: April 15, 2019

This popular downhill course for skiers and snowboarders is open to all. Kick-off from the starting line without skis or snowboards strapped on.

http://www.rma.ch/tourism/derby-becs-124.html

 

Nendaz: Spring Break

Date: April 20, 2019

Ski during the day at Tracouet and then head to the ski resort bars for a loose après-ski! A dancefloor at 2,200 metres, jacuzzi, bar and DJs and even a waterslide are on the agenda!!!

https://www.nendaz.ch/en/nendaz-spring-break-waterslide-fp39975.html

 

ITALY

Chamonix & Courmayeur: The Unlimited Festival

Dates: April 2-7, 2019

Electronic festival: free music and wild skiing on the best ski sites in the valley! The line-up is looking promising. Good news – the valley lift pass is included. Find the festival programme at the dedicated website.

https://www.chamonix-unlimited.com/en/pass-tickets/

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