The winter season launch weekend on November 25/26 in Val Thorens is a must-attend event for winter sports enthusiasts. It offers a variety of activities, introductions to different disciplines and a test village to discover the latest equipment from over 50 brands. Festive entertainment, a quiz and giveaways enliven the weekend. On Saturday evening, a Raclette Party is followed by a fireworks display, and the “Grande Première Séance” offers a screening of mountain films.