This year we’re celebrating half a century of unforgettable adventures at Valmeinier.
From humble beginnings to one of the most popular ski resorts in the Alps, Valmeinier has come a long way. To mark this memorable anniversary, the resort is planning an unforgettable evening on Thursday 29 February.
To understand the significance of this anniversary, we need to go back to 1974, the year Valmeinier inaugurated its very first chairlift, the Grandes Drozes.
Fifty years later, Valmeinier has become a destination of choice for winter sports enthusiasts. The resort’s vast ski areas, breathtaking scenery and friendly atmosphere have captured the hearts of thousands of visitors every year.
On Thursday 29 February, the festivities kick off in the late afternoon and go on until late into the night. On the programme:
– A Memorable Show with Hologram: A unique experience that fuses technology and history, showcasing the evolution of the resort over the decades.
– Torchlight Descent: One of Valmeinier’s best-loved traditions, a spectacular descent illuminated by the skiers’ lights.
– Choreography with LED outfits: Professional dancers put on a breathtaking light show.
– Pyrotechnic show: A spectacular fireworks display that will light up the starry Valmeinier sky.
– Light shows: Strolling artists will amaze you with their light shows.
– Pots de l’Amitié: A chance to share warm moments with friends and strangers alike.
– Concerts and surprises: The evening will continue with concerts and plenty of surprises to create unforgettable memories.
Art lovers will also be able to admire exhibitions, including a unique wooden statue that will be visible from the slopes, adding an artistic touch to the overall festivities.
Valmeinier is a place steeped in history and memories, and this special evening on 29 February promises to be a fitting celebration of 50 years of alpine adventure. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of the resort’s history.
Join us on Thursday 29 February for a memorable and unforgettable evening in Valmeinier, the resort where mountain dreams come true!