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Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
Apple Celebration
27 October 9:00 Top Event

Apple Celebration

Second edition of the Appel Fest !
This event replaces the traditional autumnal "Riddes Market Fair", and this year takes on a new flavour, that of the Apple.

Arts and crafts, local foods and produce, refreshments, music and entertainment for the kids.

Election of the Pom-Pom Girl or Boy of the Party

To win: 1 weekend at La Tzoumaz, 2 nights and 2 days of skiing for 2 people

5 minutes maximum per candidate to introduce themselves and show their talent. The demonstration can be done in groups, but only 1 will be elected.

Election criteria: Charm, humor and self-deprecation.

Registration by email at or directly on the stand of the tourist office of Riddes - La Tzoumaz before 1:30 pm

All the candidates will have to present themselves at 2 pm in front of the municipality building for the demonstration and the election.

Record of the world's biggest bowl of applesauce

Riddes will try to beat the world record of the biggest bowl of applesauce. The record to beat is 324.80 kg. We need your help to peel, scoop and slice apples. Part of the applesauce will be sold to our visitors, so take your jar and come help us realize this crazy challenge!

For more information visit:

Activities during the festival from 9h to 18h:
- Exhibition of many varieties of apple
- Production of apple byproducts
- Eksapette, Guggenmusik of Sion
- The Faustin's, Celtic music of Isérables
- Election of the Apple-Apple Girl or Boy of the Party
- Entertainment areas for children and youth
- More than 70 stalls for crafts and catering
- World record of the biggest applesauce

Activities during the Foirinette from 18h to 4h
- Concert, disco and dance under the tents of riddannes companies
- Bars and restaurants
Rue du Village 1908 Riddes
+41 27 305 16 00
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Tourist Office of la Tzoumaz
Rue de la Télécabine 18 | CP 99
CH - 1918 La Tzoumaz

Opening hours from the 29th of April 2019
Monday to Saturday, from 8.30am to 12.30 / 1pm to 5.30pm
Sunday 8.30 to 2pm