As the days get longer and sunnier, Clare of Ski Magic has sent us this handy guide on what's happening for spring in Courchevel.
Skiing in the Three Valleys in March and April is not only perfect because of the sunny days, high altitude snow and friendly atmosphere, there are loads of events lined up which are great for planning days (and nights) during your trip and making the most of what’s on offer in the largest ski area in the world!
Here’s the line-up:
March 20th – 24th
Ronnie Loves Music Festival 2017 at the famous apres-ski destination, Le Rond Point, Meribel.
Acts include Norman Jay MBE, Craig Charles Funk & Soul, Sunset Sons, The High Jives and local bands The Dominoes, Bring Your Sisters, Bubble & Crisp…
Derby du Roc Merlet, Courchevel Moriond
A famous annual descent from 2734m down into Courchevel Moriond. Race on Ski, Snowboard, Telemark, Monoboard, SnowScoot – you name it!
18€ to enter (includes meal and drink at the Funky Fox, Moriond)
Booking via ESF Courchevel 1650 Moriond
Fun day of racing and activities for everyone beginners – experts, including Big Air Bag, Boardercross, Family Schuss and a big Savoyard lunch included!
Family Charity Fete 2017, La Tania
Help to beat last year’s total of over £15k raised for UK and French charities, through money-raising kids’ games, bouncy castle, ski race, BBQ
3 Valleys Charity Day, Meribel Village Local bands, live music and DJs, kids zone & bouncy castle, raising money for UK and French charities.
Feria Blanche, Courchevel 1850
Two water slides will be open at the family park, along with snow scooter, music, BBQs, prize raffles, equipment tests, biathlon, big air bag, snow-mobiling, paragliding and more…
Starting at Le Carrey (830m) and reaching the heights of La Saulire (2710m) the 3 stages of the race include a 13.9km bike ride, 6.3km trail run and 4.8km ski tour – watch these impressive athletes as they whizz by!
Look for chocolate eggs on the bubble lifts all over the Courchevel Valley!
>> SEE OUR SPRING SPECIAL OFFERS! Big savings on our last few holidays available for Spring 2017. Late deals and discounts available for Easter skiing and 1st April