Discover what’s on the programme for Sunday 5 February. Come to the village of Courchevel Le Praz from 2pm, you can enjoy the festive atmosphere and all the entertainments on offer in Courchevel!

The opening ceremony will be the main event of the day on the spectator village in Courchevel le Praz. The opening ceremony will start at 18:45.


This is located at the entrance to Le Praz site and here you can make the most of the Championships thanks to the numerous entertainments on offer. It opens at 2:00pm and closes at 7:30pm. (The Spectator Village in Méribel is closed today.)

Throughout the day in the Courchevel village, you will find street entertainers (street theatre, stilt walkers, street performers), music (batacuda, folk groups, street bands) as well as specially designed entertainments.

You can enjoy a drink or meal in the catering area within the village.

Details of today’s entertainment:

– From 8:30am to 4:45pm : live music in the catering tent by : French Palace (electro, pop)

– From 5:00pm to 5:45 : live music in the catering tent by : La route des Tommes, les Tétralyrs, les Alluétaises (Savoyard groups & local associations)

The stands in the village :

Ski down the World Ski Championships slope as if you were there. Test our ski simulator.

Test CEA’s new smart skis and discover their other innovations on their stand.

Amongst the stands, you will discover one dedicated to sustainability, with educational workshops and presentations by environmental associations.

The following Official Partners of Courchevel Méribel 2023 will represented by stands in the spectator village: Longines, La Caisse d’Epargne Rhône-Alpes, Bonneval Waters, l’AFTAlp and STEF, La Région Auvergne Rhône-Alpes and l’agence Savoie Mont Blanc, plus seven ski brands : Atomic, Bollé Brands, Dynastar, Head, Kästle, Rossignol and Salomon, and Courchevel Tourist Office.

The opening ceremony

Experience the launch of the Alpine World Ski Championships at the opening ceremony.



Discover all the entertainments held in Méribel today.


In the centre of Courchevel 1850:

Photo exhibition: Courchevel s’affiche and Exhibitions on the early days of skiing and winter sports in the valley (Espace Arolles)


Every day from 5:30pm  to 11:00pm, you can find an ephemeral village in the heart of Brides-les-Bains thermal park! Programme: concerts, entertainment and Savoyard tastings.