Snowboarders

10th, 17th, 21st, 24th, 31st March 2014

Snake Gliss – Val d’Isere, France

This group sledging experience is great fun for both adults and kids and involves snaking down the Savonnette piste on a linked sledge of up to 10 people. The sled rides start from 5.45pm, once the slopes have cleared and they run until midnight.

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13th March 2014

Flying KM Speed Contest – Val d’Isere, France

How fast can you ski? Race your friends and family, while testing your speed on this specially created run. The sessions will run between 10am and midday and will cost 2 Euros per turn.

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13th March 2014

Backstage in Val d’Isere - Val d'Isere, France

Ever wondered how the lift system works? Or how fake snow is made? Now you can find out, with this behind the scenes tour of Val d’Isere, where you’ll get to explore the places which are usually off-limits to the public, such as the machine room. Pre booking is essential as there are just 20 places available and you must book before 12pm on the 12th March. The tour group will meet at 3.30pm in front of the Solaise ski pass office.

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Ski Competition

13th – 16th March 2014

Momentum Ski Festival – Crans Montana, Switzerland

This unusual alpine festival combines live music, comedy and downhill races with networking opportunities for European financial firms. There will be special guest appearances from comedian Marcus Brigstocke and Olympic skier Chemmy Alcott.

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To book a place, visit the Momentum website


 

16th March 2014

Moonlight Fascination Gornergrat – Zermatt, Switzerland

Take the train to 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat where you’ll be greeted with a comforting evening meal of cheese fondue and live music. After your meal you can then choose to take a train back to Zermatt or alternatively, you can enjoy a moonlit ski tour to the Riffelalp.

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22nd – 28th March 2014

SnowZone – Les Deux Alpes, France

Enjoy a week of ski and snowboard contests, DJ’s on the slopes, ski and board lessons, plus games such as snow volleyball and snow soccer. If you’re looking for some great après ski combined with some serious skiing / boarding, then this is the event for you!

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For more information visit the SnowZone Website



22nd-29th March 2014

European Snow Pride – Tignes, France

Head to Tignes for the Number 1 European gay sport and winter festival this March. Expect DJ’s, plenty of partying and of course, lots of snow. There will be a host of après entertainment, a welcome buffet with cocktails, live shows and the chance to try dog sledding, snowshoe hiking and ski jeering (sled’s pulled by horses). What’s more, you can also bring your non-skiing friends as the festival welcomes those who don’t wish to hit up the slopes.

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For more information visit the European Snow Pride website


 

26th-28th March 2014

Festi Val Tho – Val Thorens, France

The end of March sees this free music festival in the popular resort of Val Thorens. With lots of DJ’s playing a range of Electro, House, Techno, Trance and more, there’s something to suit everyone.

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For more information visit the Festi Val Tho website


 

26th – 30th March 2014

Rock the Pistes – Portes du Soleil – France

With your lift pass as your ticket, this large free festival is ideal for après and music lovers alike. The line-up is set to feature the Klaxons, Babyshambles, Mad Professor and more, set to a stunning mountain backdrop.

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For more information visit the Rock the Pistes website


Skier


29th March – 5th April 2014

The Brits – Tignes, France

Britain heads to France in this week-long festival, with live bands, a reggae BBQ and plenty of skiing/snowboarding. There will also be British Slopestyle, Snowboardcross, Skicross and Halfpipe championships, which you can register to compete in either online or on the day of the event.

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For more information visit The Brits Website


 

31st March – 04th April

Altitude Comedy Festival – Mayrhofen, Austria

Featuring well known comedians John Bishop, Marcus Brigstocke and Al Murray, this comedy festival is definitely not one to be missed. Spend a day carving up the slopes followed by an evening of live stand up spread across three different venues.

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For more information visit the Altitude Festival Website