The Swiss National Day is celebrated three times in Nendaz. On the 31st of July, rendezvous in Fey and in Siviez. In Haute Nendaz the festivities take place on the 1st of August according to the program below.
At Tracouet (2'200m) from 10h30 to 15h30*
The festivities begin at Tracouet (2'200m) with loads of entertainment for the children: clown, archery, helicopter flights, kickboard descents, bouncy castle and various shows ! The cows from the Balavaux pasture as well as the Alphorn players from Nendaz complete this picture postcard of Swiss traditions.
*In case of bad weather, the event will take place in the resort.
In Haute-Nendaz in the resort from 16h00
From 16h, rendezvous in the resort for the official speech and national anthem, without forgetting various musical performances, and of course the traditional fireworks display ! Then the dance floor opens to finish off this wonderful national celebration.
Some practical information
Access to Tracouet forbidden to cars
Various food stands at Tracouet and in the resort.
You are in the mountains: take warm clothes and tough shoes.