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What's on in Morzine This Winter

Skiing and snowboarding may be top of your list for a winter holiday in Morzine but there are also loads of great events taking place throughout the season.

Whether you want to party to live music on the slopes, tackle mountain sport events, or explore the town and surrounding areas, here are the main events taking place in Morzine this winter.

For details of regular events and activities in Morzine take a look at our Winter in Morzine: More Than Just Skiing blog.

Winter 2023 / 24

9 & 10 December 2023

Spartan Kids & Winter Trail

Something for all the family! The Kids event is open to children aged 4 - 15 years old with the route and obstacles varying depending on age.

For adults, the Spartan Winter Trail might be obstacle-free but it isn’t for the faint hearted, with 10K and 21K routes up and around Morzine’s ski slopes and forests. Expect to be running in the snow!

Find all the details on the Spartan website.

15 December 2023

Opening Weekend!

Morzine, Les Gets and Avoriaz all open for the winter season on Friday 15 December. Expect lots of celebrations on the slopes during the day, with the apres continuing in town over the weekend.

15 - 17 December 2023

Rock On Snow

Avoriaz always starts the winter with a huge ski and snowboard test. With stalls and demo fleets from leading snowsports brands, this is a great way to test out those new pieces of kit you’ve got your eye on…!

It’s totally free to test the equipment, you just need to pre-register ahead of time, and take along two pieces of ID.

23 December 2023 - 05 January 2024

Village Enchante (Enchanted Village)

Morzine centre transforms into a festive wonderland over Christmas and New Year with various events taking place daily in the main square by the Tourist Office.

27 January – 3 February 2024

Junior World Alpine Skiing Championships

World-class, international skiing championships taking place across the resorts of Châtel, Morzine, Avoriaz, Les Gets and Saint-Jean d'Aulps. With 6 disciplines including downhill and giant slalom, this is an event to watch if you enjoy ski racing.

Check out the Tourist Office website for the full event programme.

17 - 24 March 2024

Rock the Pistes

A totally unique experience, Rock the Pistes is a music festival on snow! With lunchtime concerts on the slopes of resorts across the Portes du Soleil, and countless apres events in the bars, Rock the Pistes is the ultimate in skiing meets partying. And the concerts are all free - you just need your lift pass!

Take a look at the Rock the Pistes website for details of all the gigs.

16 - 23 March 2024


If you prefer your music more on the dance and rave side then Snowboxx is for you. This open-air festival takes place in Avoriaz and regularly includes sets from world-renowned DJs and artists.

Tickets sell out FAST but even if you can’t get your hands on a wristband for the main stage, there’s a full on party atmosphere throughout the resort all week with legendary après at La Folie Douce, igloo parties, and so much more.

Find all the details on the Snowboxx website.

23 March - 1 April 2024

Avoriaz Freeride Week

Watch some of the world's best freeride skiers and snowboarders compete across the FWT Junior, FWT Qualifier and FWT Challenger events in Avoriaz as part of the Freeride World Tour week


1 April 2024

Course des Champions

A great event for budding ski racers to finish off the season.

The Course des Champions is a kids open ski race, and offers kids the chance to meet local ski racing legends.

6 April 2024

Oddicy Portes du Soleil

Murder at High Altitude!

Murder mystery meets escape room in this immersive experience set across the Portes du Soleil ski area. Team up with a friend and get involved - there's a pair of 2024 / 25 season passes up for grabs!

Have a look at the Oddicy event page for full details and registration information 

7 - 8 April 2024

Volcom Spot to Spot

The legendary Volcom Spot to Spot snowboard competition makes a return to Avoriaz for 2024. Registration is now closed but expect some amazing riding from amateurs to pros of all ages. 

April 2024

Season Closing

With Morzine-Les Gets closing for the season on 7th April, and Avoriaz staying open until 21st April, April is the time for slushy skiing, sunshine and closing parties !

Happy Hours, Trappeurs and Chez Flo are always a great way to close out the season.

With all the events taking place throughout the season, Morzine is a great destination for your next ski and snowboard holiday whether you're coming with mates, your family or even some non-skiers. Find your ideal place to stay and enjoy a winter holiday in Morzine this year. 

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