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A land of wonder and celebration Festive events

Take to the trails of the Val Montjoie

This summer, come and enjoy the charms of the Pays du Mont-blanc thanks to a new itinerary devised by the Compagnie des Guides de Saint-Gervais – Les Contamines and the Saint-Gervais Mont-blanc Tourist Office. This 5-day hike takes you along the alpine trails around Val Montjoie. With family or friends, let yourself be guided by the professionals of the Compagnie des guides de Saint-Gervais/Les Contamines.


Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc lights Magical Illuminations

La Fête des Lumières de Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc is a magical event that transports visitors to a fabulous world of illumination and sparkle. Every winter, the town lights up with different modules, creating a magical atmosphere reminiscent of fairy tales and, of course, Lyon’s Fête des Lumières

La Fête des Lumières celebrates the beauty of light in winter darkness, symbolizing hope and warmth in the heart of winter. This tradition is an unmissable village celebration, where locals and visitors come together to share a moment of illuminated beauty.

For families, this festival offers a warm and friendly atmosphere. Children can take part in fun and creative activities, modules permitting

Festival de Théâtre dans les Alpages Art meets the mountains

The Festival de Théâtre dans les Alpages is an artistic gem that fuses the magic of theater with the majesty of alpine nature. Every year, this enchanting event brings together commedians for open-air performances in the heart of the mountains, and more specifically in Bionnassay. Performances take place in breathtaking natural settings, offering a spectacular backdrop for actors and audience alike.

The Festival de Théâtre dans les Alpages embodies the harmonious marriage between art and nature, creating a unique experience where spectators find themselves immersed in captivating stories, all set within breathtaking natural backdrops. This artistic celebration reflects Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc’s commitment to artistic creation and the preservation of its natural environment.

This festival is an invitation to wonder for families. Children will find it an ideal venue for a first approach to the art of theater. Adults are not left out, as they can enjoy contemporary and classic plays in an environment that transcends the traditional stage.

Alpi Hours Festival Music and Street Theatre at the Summit

The Alpi Hours Festival is a vibrant celebration of live music, street theater and artistic expression in all its forms. During the event, the streets of Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc are transformed into a veritable open-air theater, alive with fascinating street performances, roving artists and talented bands creating an electric atmosphere.

Designed to appeal to the whole family, the Alpi Hours Festival offers a range of enchanting experiences. Children are transported into a world of magic with interactive shows, clowns and jugglers, creating unforgettable memories. Adults, meanwhile, can relax to a variety of live music, from jazz to folk rhythms to rock.

Street performers, dressed in extravagant costumes and brimming with creativity, transform every corner of the city into a living stage. Strolling giant puppets, acrobats suspended in mid-air and fire shows add an extraordinary dimension to this festive event.

Mont Blanc d'Humour Rire à Gorge Déployée at the foot of Mont Blanc

Le Mont Blanc d’Humour is a comedy festival that transforms Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc into a destination of laughter and joy. Each year, renowned comedians perform in the town to offer hilarious shows that make audiences burst out laughing.

This festival is a celebration of humor in all its forms, from stand-up to sketch comedy. It offers a unique chance to leave stress behind and be swept away by infectious laughter. Family shows are particularly popular, offering children and parents moments of downright laughter.

Le Mont Blanc d’Humour demonstrates that laughter is universal and can bring together people from all walks of life. This festive event offers an interlude of levity in everyday life, reminding us that laughter is a universal language that transcends cultural barriers.

Wonder & celebration in Saint-Gervais Mont-Blanc

These festive events, such as the Festival de Théâtre dans les Alpages, the Alpi Hours Festival, the Fête des Lumières and the Mont Blanc d’Humour, create precious memories and moments of shared joy in a unique mountain setting. Come and discover this land of wonder and celebration, where magic happens around every corner, at the foot of Mont Blanc.

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