Events

December

Winter sports resorts open

For further information about winter sports resort opening times.

www.france-montagnes.com

 

Andros Trophy - (L’Alpe d’Huez)

This is a must-see vent and takes place on the Eclose Circuit where masters of the ice such as Alain Prost, Olivier Panis or Jacques Villeneuve gave some of the finest demonstrations of driving on ice. 

Further information: www.alpedhuez.com

 

Janvier

International Comedy Film Festival - Alpe d’Huez Festival

The Festival serves up many short and feature length films, from much expected box office smashes, to discoveries and showcases of international comedies or comic talents. 

Further information: www.festival-alpedhuez.com

 

La Foulée Blanche (Autrans)

This is the most popular long-distance ski race. Four days full of sport, evasion and meetings in the magnificent backdrop of the Vercors Plateau. 

Further information: www.lafouleeblanche.com

 

Pyramide d’Oz - French Mountain Ski Championships - Oz in Oisans

This historical mountain ski race brings together competitors from every horizon. It is a discovery rail on a safe itinerary with free tips and equipment (enrolment necessary). 

Further information: www.oz-en-oisans.com

 

September

Icare Cup and International free-flying film festival - Saint-Hilaire du Touvet

This is a famous paragliding and aerial sports competition. It also hosts the international free-flying film festival, concerts, and fancy dress competitions. 

www.coupe-icare.org

 

November

International Circus Festival - Grenoble  

This is a competition which brings together the most spectacular circus events of our time.

www.palais-des-sports.com