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Summer events


Summer events

Summer is always full of surprises in Chamonix!
This Summer, many events are planned : (beware: some of the following events could be cancelled or postponed depending the measures taken regarding Covid-19)
Every Saturday morning in Chamonix, PLace Mont Blanc and every Sunday morning on the place du village in Argentière from June 27th to August 29th 2022. 

Under the name Marathon du Mont-Blanc 8 races are organized: 90km from Mont-Blanc, 42km from Mont-Blanc, 23km from Mont Blanc, KM Vertical from Mont-Blanc, Starry Duet, Young Race Marathon, 10km from Mont-Blanc White and the Mini Cross of Mont Blanc (800m to 3km reserved for children according to their age categories). Runners from 80 different nationalities are expected on the departures.


Chamonix Yoga Festival, 8th edition. Yoga at the foot of Mont Blanc,outdoor classes in the city center or at 2000 meters altitude (free of charge) and indoors classes in the "Folie Douce" hotel, surrounded by world famous teachers.

Program :  Healing Room / Ayurvedic Workshops,nutrition, workshops: massages ... - Conferences / Pranayama / Meditations / Women's Cycle - Concert Live / Dances / Kirtan / Soundtracks / Kinder Garden & kids shows.....

Program here

 The Arc’teryx Alpine Academy, the world’s biggest educational event for mountain enthusiasts, returns to Chamonix from June 30th to July 3rd. Over the course of four days, this celebrated event brings together the alpine community in an environment where they can enhance and elevate their mountain skills and connect with like-minded people.

Among the major events in the world of climbing, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc is a must step.

The competitions for this 2022 edition:
-World Cup of Difficulty

-World Cup of speed

Experience and competence with Mont Blanc in the background.

"Dame de coeur"... Baroque Music and exceptional concerts, old instruments, activities... One week with artists of international fame...

 Program here
"An extraordinary human adventure to discover amazing landscapes, dizzying cosmic sounds, in a friendly atmosphere.".
Come enjoy open-air concerts, on the mountains or in the center of Chamonix with ... (artists'names to come). Program of the event incoming.
Argentiere village festival. Program : book sale, several live events, tombola, bar, meals and liv music on Saturday evening

Art and environment friendly event in Vallorcine.

More information on the dedicated website

The Guides Festival is a unique opportunity for the Company guides Guides to show that the link between them to their loyal customers and Chamonix population is stronger than a rope.

As usual, the programme for this major annual event includes sound and light shows, concerts and a traditional ceremony.
More informations on this link 
Seasonal clearance from shops attendants in Argentiere village.

The UTMB® is a trail-running event full of superlatives ! An essential event for trail-runners from all over the world. Each year, the elite of the trail-running world find themselves in Chamonix alongside almost 8000 runners keen to participate in one of the event's 6 races :

The UTMB® - Leaving from Chamonix on August 26th, at 5pm

CCC® [Courmayeur-Champex-Chamonix] - Leaving from Courmayeur on August 26th at 9am

TDS® [sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie] - Leaving from Courmayeur on 23rd August at midnight

PTL® [la Petite Trotte à Léon] - Leaving from Chamonix at 22nd August at 8am.

OCC [Orsières-Champex-Chamonix] - Leaving from Orsière at 25th August at 8.15am
"Meeting in Chamonix for an exhibition of the greatest cows from the Valley.
Around 50kms for this trail taking part between Chamonix-Argentière and les Houches.
Book your stay online in a few minutes, to enjoy these events and the Chamonix summer atmosphere !

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