Are you celebrating New Year in the mountains? Meribel has everything you could wish for to see out the old year in style... Meribel has loads of activites going on this week, you simply need to choose from amongst the many options!
Monday 31 December 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Head up to the Inuits village on Monday afternoon to pet the adorable Huskies with musher Karine. The ideal break for kids and adults, and ideal for some great souvenir photos of your winter holiday. Karine also offers dog sled rides for kids.
New Years Eve Torchlight Descent
Monday 31 Decembr 4pm – 8pm
Three fantastic torchlit descents simultaneously in Meribel, at the Chaudanne; in Meribel-Mottaret, on the snow front and in Meribel Village; followed by fireworks. Free hot drinks during the evening and sizzling tunes from the DJs.
New Years Eve at The Folie Douce
Monday 31 December 7pm-2am
For the second year in a row, La Folie Douce Méribel is organizing the New Year's party, lost in the middle of the slopes. Ascent and descent by night gondola, aperitif, dinner show and clubbing, overlooking the effervescence of the resort.
DC AREA 43 Treasure Hunt
Tuesday 1st January 1.30pm – 3pm
A treasure hunt on the DC AREA 43 snowpark with lots of DC gifts to win, followed by a hot chocolate or festive aperitif! Free Wifi, deck chairs, table football, various games...
Ice Sculptor Demo
Wednesday 2 January 2pm – 4pm at the Altiport
Nicolas, sculptor of wood and ice, will amaze you by realising before your eyes several ice sculptures. A real artistic performance, for the delight of kids, and the amazement of the parents. The sculptures are made by chainsaw!
Himalaya by Night
Thursday 3 January 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Have some fun with your family or friends by sledging by night! Armed with your sledge go down through the green run of Little Himalaya at full speed or at your own more gentle pace! Fun and games guaranteed and a beautiful evening that you will never forget!
Ice Skating Black Out Party
Thursday 3rd January 8pm – 10pm
Head up to the ice rink in Meribel and ice skate with the light of a head torch (which the ice rink will provide for you). Great ambiance guaranteed thanks to the resident DJ. Discover the thrill of skating in the dark!
Saulire by Night
Thursday 3 January 5.30pm – 8pm
A torchlight descent under the stars. An exceptional evening and a magical descent from one of the highest peaks of Méribel open to all good skiers!
• Ascent on the Pas du Lac gondola at 17:30
• Drinks at the top of the Saulire
• Distribution and lighting of torches
• Torchlight descent by the red Marcassin and Eagle trails
The descent is reserved for good skiers. Headlamp mandatory.