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4th Aletsch Winter Party

15 - 17 December 2023

Join in the fourth edition of the winter season opening party, the “Aletsch-Winterträff”, across the entire Aletsch Arena! A whole weekend of diverse activities, entertainment, live music, special offers and super pistes awaits you. Mark your calendar now with the first party ski weekend of the season – the greatest pleasure, as they say, lies in anticipation!

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Winter opening week

Church service | with Eintracht Mörel Music Society (Saturday, 2 December 2023)

Advent concert with Eintracht Mörel-Filet Music Society at the church in Mörel Mass with a musical flavour. After mass, mulled wine will be served in front of the church. Offered by the Eintracht Music Society.

Trichjer cowbell ringers (Tuesday, 5 December 2023)

  • Lax
    • Children from 12:30
    • Night Trichjer from 18:00
    • Night Trichjer parade 21:00
  • Fiesch | Fieschertal
    • Children from 13:00
    • Night Trichjer from 16:45
    • Night Trichjer parade 21:00

Wine & Dine | Gregor Kuonen (Friday, 15 December 2023)

Chestnut drying | Dinner at Restaurant Furka (Friday, 15 December 2023)

Party with DJ Max (8–10 | 15–17 December 2023)

Live music (Friday, 15 December 2023)

Tom Küffer`s Grooverei (Blues, Rock, Country and more).

Saturday, 16 december 2023

Test your ski instructor

  • Schönbiel valley station, Bettmeralp
  • from 10:00–12:00 | from 13:00–15:00

Children’s ski races – racing with timekeeping

Ski test Aletschsport and Intersport Alpin

  • Moosfluh mountain station, Riederalp
  • from 10:00–16:00

Stars On Snow

This year with star DJ VIZE, Richiesoul, and Cale LIVE ON STAGE!

  • Hotel Alpina Fiescheralp / Brixon, Fiescheralp
  • from 13:0021:00

Performance by The Drunken Snowflake Orchestra

  • Bettmeralp village square
  • from 16:00 | from 18:00

Mountain Christmas Market

Enjoy the small but enchanting Mountain Christmas Market on Bettmeralp. Stalls with fine food and drink, products from the region and handicrafts tempt you to stay a little longer. At 15:45, the Challenclub Riederalp cowbell-ringers will stop by at the village square. At 16:00 and 18:00 the group “The Drunken Snowflake Orchestra” will entertain us with musical delicacies. Activities for children: dipping and decorating candles, winter fairy tales.

  • Bettmeralp village square
  • from 15:00–20:30

Drinks/snacks offered by the Aletsch Arena

Advent service | with Bettmeralp Music Society

Performances by Challenclub Riederalp

Church service | Risotto party with Fieschercheera

After mass, a relaxed get-together with risotto and, for the kids, a chance to roast cervelat sausages over a wood fire.

  • Fieschertal Gymnasium
  • from 17:30

Church service | Advent concert

  • Church, Ried-Mörel
  • from 17:30

Opening of the Light Path Riederalp

Stubeta Ländlerfrinda Aletsch | Valais Choscht

Gsottus with music

Wine & Dine | Cave du Rhodan

Five-course menu accompanied by fine wines and stories from the Cave du Rhodan vineyards.

Wine & Dine | Leukersonne Winery

Season Opening | Live music

Sunday, 17 december 2023

Brunch with music | Walter Keller

Legends and Tales | Roberta Brigger

Ski test Aletschsport and Intersport Alpin

  • Moosfluh mountain station, Riederalp
  • from 10:00–16:00

Chostgänger – circular trail

With Choschtgänger author Jessica Albrecht and storyteller Andreas Weissen.

  • Bahnhofplatz, Lax (bookings on
  • from 17:00

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