WINTER 2019/20 PRESSKIT - EVENTS
Chocolate, everyone’s favourite weakness, takes centre stage once again this year in Crans-Montana. This edition will bring together the best chocolate makers in Switzerland, who are gathered to share their art and passion for their profession. A rich and captivating programme all about chocolate will be specially prepared for the occasion. This will be sure to awaken the senses of young and old, and will delight the whole family as you enter a universe of pleasures and tasty discoveries, which will unfold before you on 29th February and 1st March 2020.
Salon des Vins et Terroir
Meet our 15 local winemakers at the Wine and local produce fair. From March 6 to 8, the Wine and Local Produce Fair offers a chance to come and discover wines from local winemakers in the Haut-Plateau region, and also typical produce from the region. A moment to discover and share, with a presentation of local producers and their love for our beautiful region.
Ski Food Safari
Sport - Carpe Diem
Guest Tables in March, the Ski Food Safari, takes you to the wonderful Crans-Montana ski area. On Saturday 28 March 2020, enjoy speeding down the ski slopes and intersperse your day with gourmet breaks in different establishments that will offer you one of their specialities accompanied by a glass of local wine, for just CHF 10.-.
Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup - Women
Top Event - Sport
From 21st to 23th February 2020, the world’s top female skiers will gather in Crans-Montana to test their skills in the Downhill and Alpine Combined disciplines on the challenging Mont Lachaux piste. This run has now established itself as a World Cup classic. Don’t miss this legendary event, which will offer great entertainment for the spectators who come to support the athletes.
Top Event - Culture
Elected the best international electro festival in the world, Caprices Festival opens its doors once again from 16 to 19 and from 24 to 26 April 2020. Be swept away by mesmerizing sounds from some of the best DJs on the planet, in a dream setting at an altitude of 2,200m. A magical experience for festival-goers, in the heart of the ski area !
Défi des Faverges
Sport - Ski mountaineering
The “Défi des Faverges” is a downhill skiing competition that aims to develop a sense of endeavour, strengthen team spirit and mutual support, promote fair play between competitors, organisers and spectators, and make people aware of the beauty of the mountains, all the while allowing accomplished athletes to test themselves in an exceptional Alpine environment. It will take place in Crans-Montana on 21st March 2020.
Crans-Montana has a long and rich tradition of organising events and a big number of events, from local to international gatherings, take place each year in the resort. You'll fin the list of all events of the upcoming season here: Events