Photo Gallery - Summer 2012
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Events through Summer 2012
Every Week in July & August the following activities usually take place:
(The outdoor swimming pool is open every day except Saturday)
Sun: Welcome Drink at 11am, Gondola open
Mon: Water Aerobics, "Course d'orientation"
Tue: Gondola open, evening "smallest" Cabarets Show
Wed: Water Aerobics, Giant BBQ in the Forest in the evening
Thu: Goat Shed & Electro Bus Museum, Gondola open, La Saucisse Giant Tartiflette, Ski Lodge Moules & Frites
Fri: Water Aerobics, Kids Circus & Fencing Show, Alpine Fish n Chips at The Ski Lodge plus live music
Jun 22 - Tignes Summer Skiing area opens for Summer
Jun 29 – Ski Lodge Opening Night for Summer. 5pm Opening Fish n Chip Special. Live Music BYS Rich.
Jul 01 - La Tania Lifts open for Summer (La Tania Gondola Sun, Tue & Thu closed 12:30-13:30)
Jul 07 to 08 - Les 3 Vallées Tout Terrain. Mountain Bike Competitions across The Three Valleys
Jul 07 - Courchevel lifts open (Verdons, Vizelle, Pas de Lac daily except Sat (open all 3VT Weekend)
Jul 11 to 13 - The 18th Drive des Gourmets, Méribel. Golf competitions while enjoying top local food
Jul 13 - Fireworks (usually pretty good and well worth seeing) by the lake in Le Praz
Jul 14 - Fireworks and Party, Bastille Day, French National Day, La Tania
Jul 14 to 15 - ESF Teenag' Games for kids, lots of sports activities, Courchevel 1850
Jul 14 to 21 - Kids Week, La Tania
Jul 21 to 22 - La Madelon Fair, Le Praz
Jul 21 to 28 - Environment Week, La Tania. Hikes, bike routes, check points, games, films & lectures.
Jul 24 - The La Tania Forest Challenge - Orienteering type contest, all welcome, La Tania
Jul 28 to Aug 4 - Well-Being Week, La Tania. Massages, spa trips, aqua gym, fitness courses, etc.
Aug 02 - Bouc Blanc Race: Annual 7km running race up to the Bouc Blanc restaurant, La Tania
Aug 04 to 05 - Courchevel 1650 Fête
Aug 04 to 05 - Fanfoué Fête, Les Allues
Aug 11 to 18 - Wood Week, La Tania
Aug 14 to 15 - Summer Ski Jumping World Cup 2011, Le Praz Ski Jump (our race UP the jump too!)
Aug 15 - Fête des Bûcherons, The Lumberjack Championships, La Tania
Aug 15 – Shop Clearance Sale, Courchevel 1850.
Aug 18 to 19 - Courchevel 1550 Fête .
Aug 20 – La Haute Route Cycle Race. Geneva to Nice with stage finish in Courchevel.
Aug 24 – Golf Show, Méribel.
Aug 24 to 26 – French MTB Championships, Méribel.
Aug 26 – La Frappadingue (Obstacle Race), Courchevel 1850.
Aug ?? - Ski Lodge Closing Party TBC
Aug 31 - Lifts close for Summer
Sep 02 - Tignes Summer Skiing area closes