There are a number of events over the summer in Les Gets and we will detail some of these below.
Pass’Portes du Soleil 2015. From 26th to 28th June 2015
An mountain bike trek in both France and Switzerland in the Portes du Soleil area, the Pass’Portes is a mixture of impressive and unforgettable moments, shared sporting memories and a load of laughs…it has to be done (or redone).
The 80 km circuit use 15th lifts. Different variations will be organized for mountain bikers wishing to cycle up hill. The trek takes one day, and participants can choose whether to ride it on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
For 3 days, the Pass’Portes Mountain bike Show will be held in Morzine.
For more information visit this link.
Mechanized logging competition – Saturday 27 to Sunday 28 of June 2015
Les Gets, the country where wood is king! Once, long time before it became this famous family resort, Les Gets main activity was the use of wood.
A team of young Gêtois wanted to touch history by offering the public a unique event of its kind : the mechanized logging competition. You can discover the modern material and technical means used for logging and especially the famous skidders competition!
Alpine Battle 2015 – Monday 13 of July 2015
Alpine Battle is a mountain bike enduro event that will take place in Les Gets on 13th July 2015.
Rules: GPS beacons will be spread all over the Les Gets bike area. Over the 2 days competition, teams of 2 riders will have to find and join as much GPS beacons as they can. The team that will have joined the more GPS beacons wins. Lifts are authorized.
Organ Festival – From Saturday 18th to Sunday 19th July 15
Reunion around the automatic organs, organized by the Mecanical Music Association. The various artists and companies will be in the most symbolic
For more information please visit this link.
Coupe ESF, Sunday 19th July 2015
The annual golf championship will be played on Sunday 19th July 2015. More details to follow.
Loung Music Festival – From Monday 28th July to Sunday 3rd August 2014
For a week, the whole Les Gets resort will live at the rhythm of Jazz, Swing and Funk thanks to a circuit of free concerts. Many new talents to discover and also a concert with the legendary group UB40 on the main stage of the festival.
4 elements – From Monday 11th to Sunday 17th August 2014
In pursuing its environmentally friendly tourism policy, Les Gets has focused on the 4 basic elements that make up our planet. They form the basis of our environment, even of life itself, be it vegetable, animal or human and each one has its own particular role to play. The earth that carries us, water that quenches our thirst, air we breathe and fire to keep us warm.
From here, the idea of a themed celebration week, linking the four elements with the identity of our village and the natural richness surrounding it, was born.
Golfy Cup 2015, Sunday 9th August 2015.
The programme offers a large variety of fun activities for the whole family; creative and scientific workshops, meetings with local people, craft workshops, nature walks and guided visits, not forgetting the festive family activities (concerts, street entertainment, sporting events, firework.)
Alpine Battle – From Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th August 2014