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Verbier is one of the best resorts in Europe for skiing and partying (maybe even the world) and we are sure you won’t want to miss out. Here are some of the key events to see and partake in on and off the slopes
Until March 1 2017, Torchlight Descent – every Wednesday 4.30 to 6.30 pm
An unforgettable nocturnal experience, go home with the stars in your eyes!
Meeting at 4.30 pm at the start of Savoleyres cable car station. Includes a beverage at Savoleyres’ restaurant and a ski down to Médran lift station (back around 6.30 pm). Required ski level: parallel turn. CHF 10.- per person
Registration at the tourist office until Tuesday 4 pm. Minimum 5 persons required.
Discover the heritage of Verbier and Val de Bagnes through a guided visit which will lead you to
CHF 10.- / from 6 years old, Minimum 2 persons, Register at the tourist office by 10am same day
Jan 14-22 FREERIDE WEEK
After last years’ tremendous success, the Freeride World Tour is very excited to be back in the 4 Vallées for the fifth edition of the Verbier Freeride Week. This first series of European Qualifier events for the 2017 season will be organized by the FWT team and will offer a full week of competitions !
Feb 4-7th CITYSKI CHAMPIONSHIPS
Combining two established events; the City Ski Championships and the Financial Times Alpine Forum with a nightly après ski programme of comedy, club nights and live music, this Momentum Ski Festival weekend has become the premier Alpine event for European business executives, providing a unique & unparalleled opportunity for all attendees to experience the power and excitement of competitive ski racing.
Feb 28 Mardi Gras
Arguably The biggest party of the season after NYE! Mardi Gras sees the whole town in Fancy dress and every venue has a theme. Le rouge throw a 24hr party for charity just in case you want to party on into sunset and sunrise.
March 15, 2017 Boss Des Bosses
One to watch. After almost a 6 year hiatus, the downhill mogul ski competition is back. Resorts from across the alps compete against each other in a fun, but competitive day full of partying and local riders representing their resort.
April 1, 2017 Swatch Verbier Xtreme
The final event on the freeride world tour calendar. The best riders in the world battle it out on the infamous Bec Des Rosses face. Awesome skiing guaranteed, big lines, serious drops, this is the best of the best on our doorstep.
April 8, 2017 Carlsberg High 5
Amatuer skiers and borders compete against professionals in fun and frantic races. It is hosted at the Carlsberg chalet on the main Attelas to Ruinettes piste, with live bands and DJ’s and entertainment all the way to the evening prize giving at the Pub Mont Fort. Celebrity skiers and local legends as well as all tourists welcome to join.
April 15-17, 2017 Verbier Impulse Festival
2nd edition of the Verbier Impulse. Many concerts on the slopes! Upcoming programme