28 NOV - 1 DEC 2019 VERBIER SWITZERLAND

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POLARIS FESTIVAL – PRESENTATION

Polaris Festival is a day & night electronic music event, opening the winter season in Verbier. For 4 days, many artists will take over the festival’s MAIN stage and BOILER ROOM stage, which are located in the middle of the ski slopes at the Golf Club of Verbier, offering a breathtaking view to its festival-goers. The Festival OFF will take place in three clubs of Verbier this year: L'Etoile, Farinet and Monoski Klub.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Please note that minors are not allowed to enter the festival. To access the festival you must be over 18 years old. Don’t forget your ID card!

WHERE TO EXCHANGE YOUR TICKET FOR A POLARIS WRISTBAND ?

You will be able to exchange your pre-sales tickets at the ticket office for a Polaris wristband located at the festival entrance (near Carrefour Restaurant).

You can buy tickets at the ticket office if the day is not sold out (payment by card only). For now, Thursday and Saturday are SOLD OUT and it won't be possible to buy tickets for those two days.

Tickets are not redeemable following changes in the schedule or cancelled artists. The program may be suspended or cancelled due to extreme weather conditions, for which case your ticket will be refunded.

Tickets for Thursday and Sunday are still available here.

Polaris Festival Ticket Office (Carrefour) opening hours:

  • Thu 28/11: 15.30-23.00
  • Fri 29/11: 11.30-23.00
  • Sat 30/11: 11.30-23.00
  • Sun 1/12: 11.30-19.00

The Festival OFF is hosted by L’Etoile, Farinet and Monoski Klub and is free. Polaris Festival ticket holders will have priority access to all venues but the capacity of the clubs is limited.

HOW TO REACH VERBIER ?

NEW | CITY SHUTTLES (LAUSANNE - MARTIGNY - VERBIER)

Every day and night after closing at 2:30am and 4:30am, on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, we offer round trip Shuttles from and back to Lausanne (from CHF 30.-).

Every night after closing at 2:30am and 4:30am, on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, we offer Shuttles back to Martigny (CHF 25.-).

Book your shuttle: +41 76 675 03 87 (via SMS)
Schedules, rates and info: polarisfestival.ch/shuttles

By train :

From Martigny

  • train to « Le Châble » and bus to « Verbier, poste », or
  • train to « Le Châble » and gondola to « Verbier, TV » (the gondola is not running Thursday & Friday, but is running non-stop Saturday & Sunday from 8.40am to 7.30pm)

Rail traffic information & online timetable : www.sbb.ch

By car :

You can easily access Verbier by car. From Martigny, follow Verbier/Grand St-Bernard, Sembrancher and then Verbier. When arriving in Verbier, two parking lots will be available : Parking Périn and Parking Ermitage, which will be indicated on Polaris Festival signages.

If you want to rent a car, we highly recommend Europcar

NEW | BOILER ROOM STAGE

BOILER ROOM Stage, inside our crystal dome, is accessible to everyone of you on presentation of your Polaris ticket! On Friday and Saturday we will broadcast live - from MIDDAY to 3pm - on BOILER ROOM from Verbier to the rest of the world !! If you want to be part of the very lucky people of this amazing and unique DAY TIME experience, please arrive early as capacity is very limited (first arrive, first served) !! BOILER ROOM TV, exclusively for Polaris 2019 in Switzerland ! Don't miss it and come early with us to be part of the ride !!

MAIN STAGE & BOILER ROOM STAGE

SCHEDULE

BOILER ROOM

MAIN STAGE

Thu 28 Nov 16.00 - 02.00 -
Thu 29 Nov 12.00 - 15.00 15.00 - 02.00
Sat 30 Nov 12.00 - 15.00 15.00 - 02.00
Sun 1 Dec - 12.00 - 22.00

HOW TO REACH POLARIS FESTIVAL MAIN STAGE AND BOILER ROOM STAGE ?

Take one of our shuttle buses to access the festival’s  MAIN stage and BOILER ROOM stage. Buses are free for Polaris festival-goers. They will stop at Périn, Brunet, Savoleyres and Carrefour (see map above). Carrefour is your final destination and is located next to the entrance of the festival.

FREE BUSES IN VERBIER

Free shuttle buses on rotation will bring you from Verbier resorts to Polaris and back, everyday and every 20 minutes from the opening till the closing of the festival. Shuttles stop at Périn, Ermitage, Brunet, Savoleyres and Carrefour (map below). Carrefour bus stop is located next to the entrance of the MAIN stage, same access for BOILER ROOM stage.

Polaris Festival main stage is not accessible by car, as no parking lots are available close to it !

NEW | POLARIS TAXIS

Taxis are at your disposal for a special rate of CHF 20.- from Verbier resort to Polaris (max capacity : 4 people).

Reservation : 0800 771 771 (free phone number)

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POLARIS | VERBIER MAP

THE FESTIVAL OFF | HOW TO MAKE SURE YOU CAN ATTEND ?

  • L’Etoile: book a table in advance (+41 27 775 69 69 / info@etoilerouge.club)
  • Farinet: put your name on their guest list if you haven’t got tickets for the main stage. Email: music[at]lefarinet.com
  • Monoski Klub: no reservation

NEW | Pop-up RESTAURANT by Le Rouge “HOUSE OF POLARIS”

A new “pop up” restaurant of 50 seats run by famous Verbier restaurant Le Rouge, has been created this year, at the back of the Polaris Dome.
The restaurant is available for reservation at this number: +41 76 787 95 43
Have a look at the menu: polarisfestival.ch/restaurant

WARNING! WINTER CONDITIONS

The MAIN Stage and the BOILER ROOM Stage are in a heated dome at 1650m but extreme cold temperatures and snow can be expected outside. Warm clothing and winter shoes are essential.

Enjoy and see you there!