Are you headed to the ski slopes this January?
The Christmas season may be over, but that doesn’t mean things are winding down in Courchevel for 2018. There’s plenty to keep you occupied, both on the slopes and in town, and we’ve put it all in one place.
As part of the internationally renowned Three Valleys, Courchevel is a hive of fun and activities. Here’s our definitive list of what’s on in Courchevel this January.
Yoga at La Folie Douce Meribel-Courchevel (3rd, 10th and 24th January)
For three sessions across January, Aux Alpes at La Folie Douce Meribel-Courchevel are offering yoga sessions amongst the snowy scenery, starting from 10:00am.
Dubbed ‘snowga’, this is perfect for those looking to break the intense ski run routine and eager to relax after all that exercise.
Le Bubble Bar’s Comedy Night (18th January)
This annual comedy night looks to turn the laughter levels up with featured appearances from Carey Marx and Bobby Mair at Le Bubble Bar. Expect plenty of punch lines and packed performances!
Make sure to book your tickets before the night to ensure you get a seat. This is a fantastic event that’ll offer something unique for your trip.
Ice Hockey Match – HCMP vs Cergy-Pontoise (20th January)
If you’re a fan of winter sports besides skiing, HCMP take on Cergy-Pontoise at the Courchevel ice-rink at 8pm. You’ll need to be prepared for action, intensity and all-out competition!
Tickets are available on the door. Come along to cheer on for your side!
Burns Night Dinner at the Funky Fox (25th January)
A celebration of Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns, will be taking place at the Funky Fox this year.
For a great night of whisky, music and games, this is one that no Scotsman will want to miss! You’ll want to book yourself in for the Funky Fox Burns Night dinner to get the best experience.
Australia Day at Pub Le Ski Lodge (26th January)
Looking for a fill of Australian culture?
Pub Le Ski Lodge in La Tania has got you covered, with a special Australian style bash that features Kangaroo burgers, special drink deals and fancy dress themes.
Prizes are dished out for those best dressed, and local band Bring Your Sisters will be playing live at 17:00. If you’re in the mood for a light-hearted, fun evening event, this is the night for you.
Live Music in Le Praz (Throughout January)
Le Praz will be host to a flurry of bands this month, with new bar and venue L’Elephant offering a spacious and large atmosphere for the best gigs in Courchevel.
This is where the party, music and entertainment will be happening this year!
Should you fancy a quieter evening, The Drop Inn offers sport and drinks, while Les Peupliers is perfect for those looking for top-tier wines.
Bar du Strato Live Music Nights (Throughout January)
Throughout January, Bar du Strato will be hosting regular live music with Freddie ‘Fingers’ Wilkens.
Starting off at about 7pm each night, this is a great way to relax with a drink and unwind.
Make sure to pop in and enjoy the evening entertainment!
Shot Night at Pub Le Ski Lodge (Every Monday)
Those in need of a well-priced drink and a lively evening will want to check out Pub Le Ski Lodge. Every Monday is ‘shot night’, where each shot purchased offers the chance to win a pair of skis.
It’s not just limited to Mondays, as this area of the resort is busy every evening. You’ll find open mic nights, plenty of dance music and drinks for all!
Verdons by Night (Every Wednesday)
This night time ski experience takes place every Wednesday from 19:00, where Verdons cable car and drag lift are open for brightly-lit descents down to the Verdons piste and Family Park.
Music is played about the park, making this a unique and exciting family occasion that’s great for all ages.
After you’re all done descending the slopes, check out the special evenings at the Verdons and Chalet des Pierre’s restaurants.
As if there weren’t enough reasons to love Courchevel, the plentiful options of late-night entertainment, ski events and more make it the obvious place to be this January.
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