No matter when you visit the lively town of Tignes, there are several fabulous events on all year-round to keep you entertained. From Christmas festivities, organised party events to New Year’s Eve celebrations or downhill racing, you will not be short of things to do. Be sure to make the most of all the wonderful events on within the area, especially during the festive period, as it is the perfect way to create unforgettable memories with friends or family.
During a winter trip to Tignes, at the end of your skiing day, head up to the top of the mountain in the Espace Killy for a brilliant party scene and thriving atmosphere at La Folie Douce. You can expect exciting entertainment, bottle popping and unique dance moves upon table tops. This is a great après ski scene for groups of friends visiting the Tignes ski resort.
If you are looking for a fabulous night on the town, many of the local clubs, which are open until early hours of the morning, host their own live DJ events throughout the week. For a more relaxed night out, visit the nearby pubs and bars for organised quiz nights or live entertainment from local bands. This is the ideal way to mingle in a relaxed and welcoming environment. No matter what your preference is for a night out, there will be something fun for everyone in the vibrant town of Tignes.
Christmas time in Tignes is spectacular as the streets are transformed into an enchanted winter wonderland. After a long day of skiing, sit back and appreciate the stunning mountainous views while enjoying a delicious glass of mulled wine and a hot mince pie. This is the optimal way to unwind and bask in the resort’s joyful atmosphere.
Tignes at Christmas is the ideal getaway for couples looking to spend some quality time away from the stresses of day to day life. Enjoy romantic strolls through the snowy streets and revel in the twinkling Christmas lights as you venture out for a delicious evening meal.
If you are visiting with children, get them into the festive spirit by organising to meet Santa Clause when he is in town or keep them entertained with a trip to the Christmas ‘Disco on Ice’ at the out-door ice-skating rink in Tignes Le Lac. Spread the Christmas cheer at the outstanding Christmas parade, held on the 22nd December. This is a fitting evening event for any non-skiers as there are a variety of other winter activities to choose from like ice-skating, tobogganing and husky sledding. Towards the end of the night, children can also enjoy Christmas stories and a stupendous fireworks display.
When staying at the Mark Warner Chalet Hotel L’Ecrin or Chalet Hotel Aiguille Percée you are just a stone throw away from an array of tasty restaurants. Take the stress out of your trip and pre-book a spectacular Christmas dinner at one of the fantastic local restaurants with your friends and family.
Celebrate New Year in style while staying in Tignes. Each year, the party gets bigger and better and should not to be missed. Look forward to a massive outdoor party in either Le Lac or Val Claret with a huge stage and live performances from famous DJs. You can dance the night away in your snow boots at one of the biggest open-air parties in Europe.
Bring in the New Year with a bang and gaze up at the fantastic fireworks display on the stroke of midnight. There is no better way to welcome the New Year with friends or family than on the foot of the snowy mountains in Tignes. For those looking to party on right through until the early hours of the morning, many of the local clubs, pubs and bars host their own after parties where you can expect a thriving atmosphere.
Experience the magic of the festive period in Tignes. With Christmas parades, twinkling lights New Year’s Eve parties until dawn, there’s nowhere better to celebrate Christmas and New Year.
Tignes has a number of organised parties throughout the winter season. From electrifying après ski extravaganzas to organised club nights, there is plenty going on in this vibrant ski resort.