The Grande Première in Val Thorens

November, 20, 2021

The Grande Première in Val Thorens

Opening of val thorens on the 20th november 2021

Come to enjoy the pleasures of skiing on the 20th & 21st November in Val Thorens : this is a unique and unmissable event for ski enthusisasts. Nestling at an altitude of 2,300 metres, the highest resort in Europe welcomes its first skiers during the Grande Première.

It’s the perfect time to warm up, hone your technique, share tips, advice and news whilst getting ready for the coming winter season. The best way to be ready for the opening of Les 3 Vallées on the 4th December!

The Grande Première of Val Thorens in Les 3 Vallées during November

Val Thorens unites skiers from around the globe for "The Grande Première", a larger than life outdoor event that brings skiers and brands together for two days of free equipment trials.

Opening of Val Thorens on the 20th November with the Grande Première, opening of Les 3 Vallées on the 4th December.

on the program

Simply skiing

Skiing, skiing and more skiing as you set off to discover the ski area, kitted out with all the latest gear, and sezing the opportunity to try out new snowsports. It’s the perfect time to warm up and hone your technique to begin the winter season.

A test village

Situated at Place Caron, a village will be installed to test all the latest news and equipments : skis, snowboards, accessories, ski touring, freeride skiing ... All types of snow sports will be on display.

Festive activities

The weekend will be punctuated with festive and musical entertainments. On the menu: mini fun areas, live concert, quiz, raclette party, fireworks, mountain film projections ... Try to win many gifts. The best opportunity to celebrate the launch of the winter season!

More information about the Grande Première and the pre-registration for the ski test

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Les 3 Vallées’ reputation stretches far beyond French and European borders and has done for some time.

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