What to do the weekend of May 24 to 26, 2024?

It’s already the last weekend of May! Before starting the month of June in style, here are the activities and events organized in Annecy and its surroundings for this weekend.

Weekend events

The Great Medievals of Andilly

Last weekend to enjoy the Great Medievals of Andilly!

The Grandes Médiévales d’Andilly are a true paradise for lovers of history and live shows. On the program, fire eaters, animals, troubadours, equestrian jousting, aerobatics, raptor flights, fights, tales and magic. More than 500 artists and a thousand extras enliven these shows. Between performances, enjoy the reconstructed medieval village, explore the farms, the stalls, the courtyard of miracles, the Viking camp or even the crowded taverns.

To attend this historic celebration, entry is required upon presentation of a ticket, available for purchase online or on site. Check out the full program so you don’t miss anything about this event.

Mothers Day

This weekend is also Mother’s Day, so we wish a happy day to all mothers, yesterday, today & tomorrow ❤️.

What to do for Mother’s Day?

The whole weekend

  • Concerts and shows –Annecy. To celebrate their three years, the Steppes invite you to a weekend of concerts and shows. On the program: Friday at 6:30 p.m., MicroVéga – folk and indie rock, at 8:30 p.m., Acroclonesque show and at 9 p.m., Jonathan Cadoux – song and hip-hop. Saturday at 2:30 p.m., the Steppes project, at 6:30 p.m., Flu Flu Birds – cow, punk and folk and at 8:30 p.m., Omani Sound – reggae and dub. FREE ENTRANCE.
  • Baroque music concert –Annecy. The Annecy Pro Musica Choir and its 80 choristers invite you to two exceptional concerts (Saturday and Sunday) for a performance around the works of Michaël Haydn. The concerts will be enriched by the presence of 5 renowned soloists and the Ensemble Baroque du Léman, composed for the occasion of 13 musicians. Online reservations – Saturday 8:30 p.m. and Sunday 5:30 p.m. – Saint-Pierre Cathedral – €25/pers.
  • Harley Davidson Inauguration – Seynod. The new Harley Davidson dealership opens its doors to you for its inauguration. Enjoy guided tours, a concert on Saturday from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., partner presentations, demo rides, entertainment, food trucks, photo booths and much more. Free – Friday and Saturday.
  • MTB downhill of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Cup – Manigod. For the 5th consecutive year, the Manigod Enve Racing team returns to the Manigod mountain bike area. On the program, two days of festivities and a tartiflette on Saturday evening (by reservation by email or on the day of registration, price: €10/person)! Free – Col de la Croix Fry.

Friday May 24

  • The women of Loverchy –Annecy. As part of the “Printemps des Cemeteries 2024”, enjoy a guided tour of the cemetery, entirely dedicated to discovering women who have marked the history of Annecy in various fields such as religion, industry and the Resistance. . Free – No reservation required – 12:15 p.m./1:15 p.m. – Loverchy Cemetery.
  • Big plant sale –Annecy. Prepare your garden or interior with this big plant sale. Find a wide selection of plants at low prices (from 90 cents), with more than 150 different varieties, as well as accessories such as plant pots and potting soil. Art by Friends – Friday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – First come, first served – Registration recommended.

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Saturday May 25

  • European athletics meeting –Annecy. High-level athletics arrives in Annecy with the European Athletics Promotion (EAP). The stakes will be high for the best local and international athletes; it’s their last chance to qualify for the European Championships in Rome. Ticket purchase on site – €5/adult – Sports park – 2 p.m.
  • Art and Creators Markets –Annecy. Like every last Saturday of the month, come and discover around thirty painters, amateurs and professionals, as well as creators of jewelry, clothing and handcrafted furniture. Free – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Vicenza Quay.
  • The big jump –Annecy. The Circus and Street Arts Festival is back for a new edition. Acrobats, jugglers, tightrope walkers, dancers, unicyclists and clowns await you for shows in the heart of the Parmelan district. Free and open access – From 2:30 p.m.
  • Garage sale – Annecy-le-Vieux. A nice garage sale in perspective, just before Mother’s Day. A great opportunity to find last minute gifts! Refreshment bar available on site. Free – From 9 a.m. – La Salle School.
  • Breton Market – Doussard. Take advantage of a real Breton market and find various products such as pancakes, oysters, a refreshment bar or even bread baked in the Marceau oven. Free – 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Acrobatic dance for young audiences – I am a tiger – Alby-sur-Chéran. Halfway between dance and circus, this show for young audiences addresses the themes of war and acceptance of foreigners in an intelligent and sensitive manner. It is “from here”, he comes from “there” that he had to flee. A beautiful story of friendship that Hichem and Marie, inseparable, share while playing in the schoolyard. 10:30 a.m. – Between €5 and €10 – Cultural and Sports Area of ​​the Pays d’Alby.
  • Villaz celebrating –Villaz. See you for a festive day! On the program: food trucks, refreshment bar, inflatable games, entertainment, face painting, sports, workshops and wooden games. Free and open to all – Schoolyard – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday May 26

  • Comedy Club –Annecy. The Filaterie Comedy Club organizes an evening of laughter and entertainment with talented comedians. On the program, crazy comedians and jokes that hit the mark. €12/person – 8 p.m. – La Filaterie.
  • Open days of the Municipal Horticultural Center –Annecy. On the occasion of the 10th meeting of the Transition, with the theme of biodiversity, come and discover the horticultural center via a guided tour and participate in workshops. You can explore the 5700 m² of greenhouses which house the plants used to beautify the city. Free – No registration – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – 40 avenue de Loverchy.
  • Apero-thrift store at Gamin –Annecy. A selection of second-hand clothing for men and women, at low prices, to renew your wardrobe responsibly. During your shopping session, enjoy small treats and have a drink on the terrace. Free – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. – 15 avenue de Cran – From 36 to 44.
  • Mothers Day – Saint-Jorioz. On the occasion of Mother’s Day, mothers are invited to come and have fun in the trees with their children and to participate in a creative eco-workshop to make a lovely gift. Price €14/child and €8/adult – Reservation recommended – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Criq’Parc.
  • Garage sale – Epagny. Join us for this big garage sale with more than 200 exhibitors. Free – 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Rue de la République.
  • Garage sale – Menthon-Saint-Bernard. The Clos Chevallier APE is organizing a garage sale, the ideal opportunity to hunt and get good deals. Free – At the edge of the lake between the Nautical Center and the Beach – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Postponed until June 2 in case of rain.


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