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October events in Chamonix

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The INSPIRE! exhibition by Tristan Vyskoc will come to an end on the 20th October. This exceptional work of art is offering a 360° panorama of the Mont Blanc (France, Italy, Switzerland). 16 paintings, each 2 metres high and 32-metre long in total, at the Aiguille du Midi lift station. So if you have the […] Read more

September events in Chamonix

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The weather is excellent this week in Chamonix and here are some great events to take advantage of: The Folie Douce Hotel‘s Summer Festival is still taking place daily between 12pm – 10pm until the 21st September. Enjoy free access to activities and a food market! Join the free guided tours at the Musée Alpin […] Read more

Explore Chamonix

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The summer is in full swing and now is a perfect time to get out onto the wonderful trails of the Chamonix Valley. The North Face are hosting until the 24th August, guided hikes and runs. Taking place every Saturday and departing from the store at 11h30. This is a great group to show you […] Read more

August events in Chamonix

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Here are some events you will not want to miss this month! Chamonix’s Guide Festival is back again with fireworks, live musical concerts and a traditional ceremony celebrating our amazing mountain guides. Make sure to be here in the Chamonix Valley to enjoy the event, starting from Monday 12th until the 15th August. For more […] Read more

Fête Nationale Française 14 juillet

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Each year on the 14th July, Chamoniards here in Chamonix and people across France come together to celebrate a national holiday, known as Bastille Day and formally called La Fête Nationale. In Paris on the 14th July 1789, the forceful holding of a medieval prison, the Bastille, became a symbolic event and signalled an important turning point in the […] Read more

July events in Chamonix

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Here are some of the events taking place this month in the Chamonix Valley! Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Mountain guides, professional athletes and mountain enthusiasts will join together for the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy. From today until the 7th July, the 8th edition of the Academy will be presenting some great courses. Chamonix Yoga Festival The wonderful Chamonix […] Read more

Marathon du Mont Blanc 2019

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The Marathon du Mont Blanc is once again returning to Chamonix for Summer 2019. The Marathon started out as a challenging, single day 23km race. Today, the marathon has expanded into 8 races: Mont-Blanc 90km 42km 23km 10km Vertical KM Mini-Cross Duo Étoilé (a nocturnal 17km race) Young Race Marathon (a 15km race for runners […] Read more