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February in Chamonix!

February in Chamonix is a magical time, where the snow-covered landscapes come alive with a myriad of events and activities that cater to every taste. From thrilling sports events to romantic Valentine’s Day celebrations and culinary delights, this month has something for everyone. Let’s explore the exciting events and places that make February in Chamonix truly exceptional!

Events in Chamonix:

1. **Kandahar Alpine Ski World Cup:**

– Date: Saturday, 3 February, starting 5 pm (Entertainment and draw for slalom race numbers at Place du Mont-Blanc).
– Date: Sunday, 4 February, starting 9:30 am (Slalom runs at Piste Verte des Houches).
– Immerse yourself in the exhilarating world of Alpine skiing. Tickets available from €10 at [Chamonix World Cup](https//chamonixworldcup.com).

 

2. **Torchlight Descent:**

– Date: 15 February, starting 5 pm.
– Ski instructors from ESF will descend the Chosalets Ski area in Argentière. Free access on the Piste le Tourchet in Les Houches slope until 10 pm. Enjoy snacks and warm drinks!

3. **Ice-hockey Games:**

– Date: 13 February – Chamonix Vs Bordeaux.
– Date: 23 February – Chamonix Vs Rouen.
– Experience the thrill of ice hockey at the Richard Bozon Sports Centre from 8 pm. Tickets available at [Pionniers Chamonix](www.pionniers-chamonix.com).

 

4. **1st Winter Olympic Games – Chamonix 1924:**

– Lecture and screening of the 1924 event at Centre des Congrès le Majestic, starting from 6 pm.

5. **February Parades:**

– Street artists and musicians performing throughout the month, starting from Place du Triangle de l’Amitié at 5:30 pm.
– 12 February – JuJuBees Swing Combo.
– 19 February – Les Exquis.
– 21 February – Kafi.
– 23 February – The World of Félix.

Valentine’s Day Celebrations:

As Valentine’s Day approaches, Chamonix offers a romantic backdrop for you and your loved one. Here are some suggestions:

1. **Le 3842:**

– Traditional Savoyard restaurant located at the summit of the Aiguille du Midi.
– [Le 3842](https://www.maisondesdrus.com/fr/establishment/le-3842/)

 

2. **Bizes:**

– Locally sourced and organic food with a Josper BBQ.
– [Bizes](http://www.bizes.fr/)

3. **Mumma:**

– Pan-Asian fusion dishes and delicious cocktails.
– [Mumma](https://www.mumma.fr/)

 

 

February in Chamonix is more than just a winter month; it’s a celebration of sports, culture, and romance. Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie, a cultural enthusiast, or a couple seeking a romantic getaway, Chamonix has it all. So, bundle up, embrace the winter wonderland, and make the most of this enchanting month in the heart of the French Alps!


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