• Traditions and folklore

Fête des Guides à Chamonix

Created in 1924 to generate financial support for the Chamonix guides’ relief fund, the “Fête des Guides” has become one of the major yearly events of the Chamonix-Mont-Blanc valley.

Traditions and folklore Fête des Guides à Chamonix Chamonix-Mont-Blanc


On Monday 15 August 2022 in 08:30:00
Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)

8:30 am: Departure of the procession to the Biollay cemetery
9h-11h00 : Traditional ceremony of the Guides, 50 years anniversary of the OHM.
11am-4pm: Animations on the friendship triangle square Craft stands, refreshment stalls, vertical animations Choir of the Turbine and folklore group the Rhodos.
12h30 : Meal with the partners and VIP at the MB hotel.
13h30 - 17h00 : Les Gaillands, vertical animation, climbing and tyrolienne for children and adults, stands, refreshment stands, catering.
3pm: Round table at the Majestic " Everest 1952 ".
Base Camps friendship triangle Chamonix

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    Free of charge.


    Languages spoken : French


    Monday 15 August 2022 at 8.30 am.


    Wood available 74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

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    Information update on 14/06/2022 by Office de Tourisme de la Vallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc