Main events

Join us on the church square to take part of several animations. There will be also a toys collection organised by the Lions Club Thonon Lac et Montagnes.

Saturday 17 December 2022

16:00 to 21:00

Rendezvous on the church square for a Christmas market featuring the towns twinned with Châtel: Boersch, Vias, Seraing and Mont-Tremblant as well as local producers.

From Saturday 17 to Sunday 18 December 2022

Father Xmas arrives in Châtel !!! Father Xmas knows very well the route to Châtel, coming from so far away from Rovaniemi, his village in Lapland, travelling by a horse-drawn carriage.

Saturday 24 December 2022

19:00 to 19:30

Classical music festival in Châtel, under Elena Rozanova's artistic direction. World-renowned artists will meet you in Châtel for concerts and encounters.

From Wednesday 28 to Friday 30 December 2022

Every day

Come to celebrate with us these event! We invite you to join us on the church square to celebrate the New Year together!

Saturday 31 December 2022

19:00 to 21:00

The international gastronomy festival "Les Neiges Étoilées" will bring together professionals and amateurs. The theme of this 9th edition will be: seasonal vegetables, roots and mushrooms

From Thursday 02 to Friday 03 February 2023

Parents and children are invited to come on the church square for the Farmer's Din, the traditional rendez vous with the famers, and then in the room for a competition for the best Abondance cheese judged by the public, mini-farm, typical music...

Tuesday 07 February 2023

19:30 to 21:00

Come celebrate carnival with us. Programming in progress.

Tuesday 28 February 2023

Rendez-vous in the early evening at the chapel of Plaine Dranse for the blessing of the skiers followed by a torchlight descent. Traditional music and mulled wine and hot chocolate offered to all.

Thursday 02 March 2023

ROCK THE PISTES, UNUSUAL POP/ROCK FESTIVAL IN THE HEART OF THE PORTES DU SOLEIL SKI SLOPES. The Rock the Pistes festival is a unique festival. Every day, live concerts on the ski slopes, in the middle of the mountain. International artists.

From Sunday 12 to Saturday 18 March 2023

Every day

During the weekend, presentation of US, Allied, German, Russian and Resistance vehicles and troops. Military exchanges, small catering, refreshment bar, musical animations, various animations. And some nice surprises.

From Saturday 17 to Sunday 18 June 2023

The Pass'Portes is a major MTB event taking place in the Portes du Soleil resorts spanning France and Switzerland. An event of international stature packed with plenty of impressive and memorable moments and shared sporting memories with plenty of laughs...!

From Friday 23 to Sunday 25 June 2023

Every day

To celebrate bastille day a big fire works on music is organised on lake Vonnes followed by a dance at the church square.

Friday 14 July 2023

Châtel offers 4 days of entertainment for children on the theme of the funfair with a show every evening!

From Sunday 16 to Wednesday 19 July 2023

Every day

Cyclosportive race between France and Switzerland offers participants a slew of innovative experiences!

From Saturday 22 to Sunday 23 July 2023

During one day in Summer time local people and their guests are meeting to celebrate the village festival “La Saint Laurent” (name of the patron saint of the parish).

Sunday 06 August 2023

The Belle Dimanche is one of the oldest traditionnal Savoyard festival. It honours the shepherds and their animals, but also traditional craftsmanship, to the delight of all.

Sunday 20 August 2023