• Entertainment/recreation

New Year festivities

Come and celebrate the New Year in Val Thorens! There's plenty to do to celebrate.

Entertainment/recreation New Year festivities Val Thorens


On Sunday 31 December 2023
Val Thorens (73440)


- 3pm: Make-up workshops
For young and old, come and have your make-up done to celebrate the arrival of the new year in colour.
Venue: Maison de Val Thorens

- From 6.30pm: Torchlight descent by ski instructors
Don't miss the unmissable torchlit descent orchestrated by our ESF and Ski Cool instructors, which will amaze young and old alike. Warm up with our free hot drinks and Pitch.
Location: Place Caron - Le Board

- After the torchlight descent: fireworks
Don't miss this unique opportunity to marvel at an impressive pyrotechnic display that promises to create unforgettable memories for everyone in attendance!
Place: Place Caron - Le Board


- 6.30pm: Winter concert: All That Jazz
This trio performs standards by the great jazz pianists, from Duke Ellington and Dave Brubeck to Thelonius Monk and Herbie Hancock.
Venue: Val Thorens church/polycultural hall
Duration: 1 hour
Open to all
Free admission


- 11 am: Children's workshop : My Christmas impressions
The Tourist Office is offering a range of fun, hands-on activities for little hands to discover, decorate and recycle while having fun.
Venue: Maison de Val Thorens
Free registration at the Tourist Office before 5pm on Tuesday.
Minimum 4 children and maximum 8.
From 3 to 6 years old. A parent must be present.

- 5pm-6pm: Draisienne
Your little skiers aged 3 to 5 can now discover the joys of winter sports in a unique way with our draisienne ski programme in Val Thorens. Supervised by our expert instructors, your children will learn balance, coordination and confidence on the snow, while having fun in a safe environment.
Location: Place Caron
Registration at the ESF

- 6pm: children's show : Raconte Moi Noël
A few days before Christmas, two sisters question the origins of the pagan customs and traditions of the festive season. They answer each other's questions as they ricochet from one tale to another to music, telling us from one end of the planet to the other about the origins of the yule log, tinsel, Santa's reindeer and presents, in a magical setting.
Venue: Val Thorens church/polycultural hall
Duration: 1 hour
Free admission
From 3 years

--> More events to come :)


Free of charge.


Languages spoken : French


From Sunday 31 December 2023 to Saturday 6 January 2024.


Toît du Centre Sportif - Le Board Quartier Grande Rue 73440 Val Thorens

Shuttle stop: Maison de Val Thorens or Place des Arolles

The closest car park is P1.

Information update on 14/11/2023 by Office de Tourisme de Val Thorens