Samoëns American Festival - 9th edition.

Samoëns American Festival - 9th edition.



From Thursday 6 to Sunday 9 July 2017.
10 a.m. to 10 p.m.


Free of charge. Fees for training session, information at the Tourist Office.


Samoëns Village

74340 Samoëns

Samoëns goes American for three days in a country & western atmosphere when the village plays host to country music concerts, line dancing and equestrian demonstrations.

The Samoëns American Festival is the biggest county & western event in the Alps!
If you like line dancing or American culture, you’ll love this festival! From friday to Sunday, lessons with Yvonne Verhagen et Danny Leclerc will help you to perfect your country and line dancing skills. New : Silvia Denie Staiti will be present for Catalane dance.

Join us on Thursday 6th of July for the festival’s first dance on Place du Gros Tilleul (the village square). You will enjoy your favourite hobby until late into the night.

The Samoëns American Festival will officially open on Friday 7th of July whith a dance on the village main square. It’s an ideal opportunity to pull on your cowboy boots, put on your Stetson and do your own thing, boot scootin’ across the dance floor.

You can also do a bit of boot scootin' to the music of three concerts on the village square and on the dance floor.

The SAF will also include cowboy-themed equestrian entertainments in a manege covering an area of more than 500 sq. metres, thematic entertainment for all ages and twenty or more stands selling American products over the weekend.

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Come and meet our exhibitors and discover their products : santiags, US hats, country music …

If you want to enjoy the event and take time to discover Samoëns, the accommodation of the village will answer to your request offering...

During the 9th samoëns american festival, virtuosos of danse country and new line will have the leisure to practise their passion.

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During the week-end, Equestrian shows with Cow Boys and Indians. Indian village and Pony rides.