Between 17th – 20th April, Tignes, France is the place to be. A brand new alpine music event - Tignes Fest - is skiing into town, accompanied by a cavalcade of crisp, cool live acts and DJs. Held in one of the world's top-rated ski resorts, it's a long weekend of music, snowboarding, skiing and partying.
Tignes Fest was conceived to cast a spotlight on fresh upcoming musical talent. Live acts and DJs confirmed for the event include Autokratz live, Trash Fashion, Primary 1, Eddy Temple-Morris, Kissy Sell Out, The Loose Cannons, Trevor Loveys, South Central, David E. Sugar, Alex Metric, Boy 8-Bit, Naomi Roper, James Yuill, The Shoes and plenty more to be announced.
And the best part? It's absolutely free! You just need to get your arse over there. Easyjet, BA, BMI and Snowjet all operate flights into the nearby transport hubs of Lyon, Chambery and Grenoble. For transfers and accommodation, check thecoolbus.co.uk and tignes.net.