Railway celebration schedule - Chamonix news


It's a weekend of celebrations and free rail travel.

Come check out the line between Saint Gervais les Bains and Vallorcine, and marvel at the beautiful scenery.

Saturday 5th July in Chamonix; 10:00a.m. - 01:00a.m.

Free open air entertainment: Children's games, street shows, performances, surprises and a variety of music...

* 12:00 : Brazilian music: Batucada in the streets of Chamonix.

* 13:00 : An entertaining picnic with Artonik, avenue Michel Croz.

* 14:00 - 20:00 : Street artists, story tellers, regional music, etc...

* From 20:00 to 1:00
- Giant Tartiflette
- Melvil, the return of Chamonix's fetish rock group
- History of the centenary, history of the valley, a big bang of videos and music.
- A festive ball in red and white with all our favourite disco stars: Santa Esméralda, Gibson Brothers et Boney M. animated by the infamous Plastic Bertrand.

Sunday 6th July, Vallorcine

Meet up for a picnic lunch and share a convivial moment.
Entertainment : fanfares, Savoyard songs, games and workshops for children

* 12:30: Ceremony and centenary train


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