65th edition of the Wood Day

Saturday 11 August 2018

at 14:00

Sunday 12 August 2018

at 11:00

Location : A côté de l'Office de Tourisme
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65th edition of the oldest woodcutters contest in France. The aim is to cut the largest number of logs with an axe. Entertainment around forestry jobs and pastoralism, cattle, sheepdog, fair.
"Passe-Partout" association organizes the most ancien wood celebration in Chamrousse 1650.
A woodcutters contest : preliminary sessions with trunks and final with standing trees.
Entertainment all week end : shows announced all day on the spot

Saturday
from 2pm and all day :
- Entertainment around the forest and the wood
- Exhibition of tractors, logging trucks, quads...
- Crafts fair, regional products
- Pastoralism
-Chainsaw shows
- Passe-Partouts contest
- Non professional woodcutter contest
- French horn

Within the "Outdoor library" project :
- Book exchange stand (10am-6pm)
- "Games" area (10am-12pm)
- "Celebration of wood games and other games" with la Maison des jeux Grenoble (2pm-6pm)
- Films and books arounf the wood "Gestes d’Artisans" (craftsmen gestures)

At the Schuss cinema at 6.30pm :
Documentaries by Gilles Charensol - (Gap mountain image film library) about wood jobs and craftsmen gestures... and books

Sunday
from 11am and all day :
- Woodcutter contest
- Band The pop mods
- Exhibition and rating of chamois trophies at the community hall, under the Tourist Office at Chamrousse 1650
- Entertainment around the forest and the wood
- Exhibition of tractors, looging trucks...
- Pastoral show : cattle, shepherd dog
- Crafts fair, regional products
-Chainsaw shows
- Helicopter first flights
- Firework and open air bal


This programme may be subject to change
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Directions to :
place de Belledonne
Chamrousse 1650
38410
Chamrousse
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.125161
Longitude : 5.878817
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Event Organizer
Les passe partout
Phone : +33 4 76 89 92 65
Location
A côté de l'Office de Tourisme
65ème édition de la Fête du Bois
place de Belledonne
Chamrousse 1650
38410
Chamrousse
  • Location :
    • Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin
  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French
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