Rave the Slopes at Snowboxx 2024

Snowboxx 2024 is the 10th edition of the legendary ski and music festival happening from March 16-23, 2024 in the stunning winter paradise of Avoriaz, France. This epic week offers the ultimate festival experience in the French Alps with:

  • 650km of ski slopes in the Portes du Soleil ski area
  • Pool parties, igloo raves, and slope-side concerts
  • Headliner acts across electronic, pop, and rock genres
  • Accommodation within walking distance to slopes and venues
  • Lively venues like La Folie Douce and massive open-air arena

Snowboxx 2024 will be the biggest and best edition yet – don’t miss out on this unforgettable ski holiday!

Venue and Location

Snowboxx 2024 takes place in the breathtaking ski resort of Avoriaz, France, providing an idyllic alpine setting for this epic winter music festival.

Overview of Avoriaz

Nestled high in the French Alps, Avoriaz offers stunning views and world-class skiing. Some key facts:

  • Purpose-built car-free ski resort village opened in 1966
  • Elevation: 1,800m
  • Part of the larger Portes du Soleil ski area
  • Linked to Morzine ski resort via ski slopes and lifts
  • Walking streets lined with shops, restaurants, and bars

With its charming Alpine-style architecture and lively pedestrian streets, Avoriaz provides the perfect winter festival atmosphere. Concert venues and stages are integrated around the village, all within walking distance for attendees.

Portes du Soleil Ski Area

Avoriaz grants access to the Portes du Soleil – the largest interlinked ski area in the world! This incredible area spans 650km of pistes across both France and Switzerland. With so much terrain, there are endless powder stashes and runs for all abilities to explore between festivals events.

Highlights of Portes du Soleil include:

  • 200+ lifts and cable cars
  • Diverse ski zones across 12 resorts
  • 10 snowparks for freestyle skiing and snowboarding
  • Beautiful views of Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc

Shuttles make it easy to move between the various ski zones throughout the week. Off-mountain activities like the tropical indoor waterpark, spas, and village bars ensure non-stop entertainment and fun.

Access and Transportation

The Geneva Airport is the closest major international airport, located just 1 hour drive from Avoriaz. Snowboxx will offer speedy transfers from the airport directly to your accommodation in the resort.

Other convenient access options include:

  • Trains and buses from Geneva and nearby hubs
  • Car rentals – 1.5 hour drive from Geneva
  • Private and shared shuttle services

With transport taken care of, you can sit back and enjoy stunning Alpine scenery enroute to the festival. Ready for a week of skiing, music, and magical memories in the mountains!

Lineup and Artists

The lineup for Snowboxx 2024 will feature epic headline acts and emerging talent across electronic, indie, pop, and rock genres. While the full artist list is still to be announced, here’s a taste of what to expect.

Headliners

Main stage headliners will bring massive sets and production to the impressive open-air arena in the heart of Avoriaz. Past headliners like The Chemical Brothers, Basement Jaxx, and Example have drawn huge crowds. Rumored 2024 headliners include:

  • Calvin Harris – Scottish DJ and producer behind hits like Summer and Feel So Close
  • Disclosure – British electronic duo known for Latch and You & Me
  • Rita Ora – Pop superstar with chart-toppers like Anywhere and I Will Never Let You Down

Supporting headliners are acts like MK, Sigala, and Becky Hill.

Genres & Sounds

The lineup showcases current chart hits as well as classic festival anthems. Genres will range across:

  • House – Deep, funky beats from artists like CamelPhat, Denis Sulta
  • Techno – Driving rhythms from Maceo Plex, Jeff Mills
  • Drum & Bass – High energy tracks by Wilkinson, Sub Focus
  • Indie Rock – Buzzing guitar bands like Inhaler, Sea Girls
  • Pop – Catchy melodic hits from Dua Lipa, Anne-Marie

There will also be retro throwback sets bringing the best of disco, 80s, 90s, and 00s dancefloors.

Venues & Stages

Sets will take place across multiple lively venues including:

  • Main Stage – Massive open-air arena for headliners
  • La Folie Douce – Epic daytime slope-side partying
  • Le Lodge – Intimate 600-person capacity club
  • ON3 Snowboxx Stage – DJs and live music all day
  • Chill-out igloos – Relaxing downtempo beats

Pop-up performances on the mountain and in the village will keep the music going from dawn to dusk all week long. Discover your new favorite act over craft beers in one of the many bars and clubs.

With world-class DJs and bands paired with stunning alpine settings, Snowboxx 2024 promises to be an unforgettable musical journey. Let the good times and great tunes roll!

Tickets

As this is the 10th anniversary edition, Snowboxx 2024 is expected to sell out faster than ever. Here is what you need to know about getting your hands on the coveted tickets:

Pricing

Ticket pricing will be tiered with early bird tickets offering the biggest discounts. Exact pricing to be announced, but based on 2023 prices:

  • Tier 1 – £329 per person
  • Tier 2 – £359 per person
  • Tier 3 – £379 per person

All tiers are expected to sell out quickly. Tickets include:

  • 7-night festival pass
  • 6-day Avoriaz lift pass
  • Accommodation

VIP upgrades will offer access to exclusive venues, reserved areas, and other perks.

TicketPrice
Early Bird£329
Tier 1£359
Tier 2£379

Dates

Mark your calendars for the following ticket on-sale dates:

  • September 28, 2023 – Tier 1 tickets
  • November 23, 2023 – Tier 2 tickets
  • January 11, 2024 – Tier 3/Final tickets

Sign up for the ticket waiting list now to get first access to the exclusive pre-sale link!

Booking

Tickets can be booked directly through Snowboxx Festival online. Create an account, select your ticket tier and accommodation preferences, and checkout.

Deposit schemes allow you to reserve your spot for £75 per person while paying the balance later in installments. Don’t delay to take advantage of the best deals!

With only 5,000 festival tickets available, these will disappear fast. Gather your crew and get ready to hit the slopes and dance floors of the French Alps next March!

Accommodation

As an all-inclusive festival, Snowboxx 2024 packages include accommodation near the heart of the action in Avoriaz. Lodging options suit various group sizes and budgets.

Hotels

Choose from 3 to 5-star hotels for premium comfort and amenities like:

  • Ensuite bathrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast included
  • Spas, pools, and hot tubs
  • Bars and restaurants

Top picks include:

  • Hotel du Golf** – High-end 4-star hotel with spa
  • Mercure** – Modern chain hotel near festival venues
  • Le Val D’Isere** – Ski-in/ski-out 3-star hotel

Apartments

Self-catered apartments offer convenience and privacy at an affordable price point. Popular options include:

  • Le Hameau de Pierre** – Ski-in/ski-out apartments
  • Le Christiania – Spacious 2 to 6 bed apartments
  • Le Caribou – Central apartments near bars/clubs

Apartments have full kitchens and most include free WiFi. Some are ski-in/ski-out for slopeside convenience.

Chalets

Chalets provide a cozy and sociable setting to share with friends or join other festival-goers. Chalet highlights:

  • Communal lounge with fireplace
  • Shared meals and snacks
  • Fun chalet hosts organize activities
  • 5 to 12 bedrooms

Hostels

For solo travelers or those on a budget, Avoriaz hostels offer cheap dorm-style accommodation with shared kitchens and bathrooms. The Auberge de Jeunesse hostel is conveniently located in the village.

With lodging for all preferences and budgets, you’re sure to find the perfect Snowboxx homebase. Book early to secure your top accommodation choice for the best festival experience.

Travel Information

Nestled high in the French Alps, Avoriaz offers stunning scenery but requires a bit of travel planning. Here are top tips for transportation to Snowboxx 2024:

Flights

The closest major international airport is Geneva Airport (GVA) in Switzerland. It offers direct flights from several UK cities and other European hubs.

From Geneva, it’s just a 1 hour drive or speedy shuttle to Avoriaz. Snowboxx provides transfers directly from the arrivals terminal to your accommodation.

Other airport options include Lyon, Grenoble, and Chambéry in France.

Trains

High-speed TGV trains run direct from Paris, London, and Brussels to Geneva. From Geneva station catch a local train to Thonon-les-Bains station.

Then take the bus from Thonon-les-Bains station to Morzine Prodains bus station, before a short bus ride to Avoriaz. Total journey around 4 hour

Buses

Direct buses connect Geneva airport to the Morzine Prodains bus station near Avoriaz in around 1 hour 30 mins. From Morzine, shuttle buses go to Avoriaz frequently.

Driving

Avoriaz is located around 1 hour 30 mins drive from Geneva airport. Take the motorway towards Thonon-Les-Bains, then follow signs for Morzine and Avoriaz.

Car rental is available at Geneva airport if you want the freedom to explore the region. Underground parking is available in Avoriaz.

Transfers

For maximum convenience, private transfers can be booked to and from Geneva airport. Shared and luxury transfers are also available.

Lift Passes

Your Snowboxx ticket includes a 6-day lift pass to access the full Portes du Soleil ski area. Pick this up on-site when you arrive.

With transport sorted, you’ll be ready to sit back and soak up stunning Alpine views enroute to your unforgettable Snowboxx experience!

Festival Highlights

Beyond the epic performances, Snowboxx offers so much more to fill your days and nights in Avoriaz. Don’t miss these highlight activities and events!

Skiing & Snowboarding

With over 200 lifts, 650km of pistes, and every skill level catered for, you’ll be spoiled for choice zipping down the Portes du Soleil slopes each day.

Slopestyle contests and pro demo tours let you watch top riders in action. Freestylers can hit the kickers and rails at snowparks like The Stash and Chairlift. Groomed cruisers offer scenic adventures across the mountain. Don’t forget to stop for cheese fondue and French wine on sunny terraces!

Parties & Performances

When the sun goes down, Avoriaz comes alive! Sip craft beers in the main festival arena before midnight headliners like Calvin Harris, then dance under the stars at the Igloos or La Folie Douce. Discover local bands in mountain bars and high-energy DJs at Le Lodge.

Pop-up performances in gondolas, on chairlifts, and in restaurants add surprise entertainment. For a cozy vibe, relax by the fire in Alpine chalets with live acoustic sets.

Activities & Events

Days are packed with fun off the slopes too! Build snowmen or battle in heated snowball fights, then soothe sore muscles in the indoor waterpark.

Join the festival parade through town before hitting the legendary bottomless brunch. Race friends on inflatables or take a torchlit descent for mountain views. Yoga, spas, and craft beer tours offer fresh mountain experiences.

With so much happening, FOMO won’t be a thing at Snowboxx!

Food & Drink

Recharge with hearty Savoyard cuisine – think cheese fondue, charcuterie, and hearty stews. Grab crepes, pastries, and coffee as fuel for the slopes.

Slope-side bars like Follie Deuce and Le Lodge offer beers, cocktails, and sharing platters on their sprawling terraces. Relax in the hot tub with an après-ski mulled wine in hand as the sun sets behind the mountains.

With French and Swiss influences, the food and drink scene offers the perfect refueling stops between adventures. Don’t leave without sampling the regional specialties!

From first chair to last call, Snowboxx serves up non-stop entertainment, activities, and fun against an incredible Alpine backdrop. Join us in Avoriaz next March for your best festival experience yet!

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