The High Five Festival at the Imperial Palace
The 10th edition of the High Five Festival in Annecy, created by Gaylord Pedretti and on the theme "Origins", took place from 4 to 6 October 2019 at the Imperial Palace for the second consecutive year ... The PVG Group is proud of to be a partner of this event around skiing and sliding sports which animated the edges of the lake of Annecy!
High Five Festival Entertainements
Throughout the weekend, the Village des Marques has gathered no less than 35 brands & ski resorts in the Charles Bosson Park at the foot of the Imperial Palace.
New: in addition to the sessions at the Pathé Gaumont cinema in Courier, an Outdoor Cinema in Annecy was set up for the occasion in the gardens opposite the Imperial for screenings premieres, High Five Festival films 2018, archive videos... on a giant LED screen with Lake Annecy as a backdrop comfortably installed in deck chairs!
Following it great success last year, the Zipline has returned to experience thrills by jumping from the terraces of the 3rd floor of the Imperial Palace for a landing facing the lake, supervised by the Annecy Guides Office. La Clusaz Station tested the Bungy Ejection. For fans of gliding and tricks, a ramp of the Völkl Playground Air Bag with pro riders has been installed. Extreme sensation guaranteed!
The terrace of the Hip Bar was transformed, for a weekend, into an outdoor games room with ping pong and pool tables accessible to all. Le Foyer of the Annecy Congress Centre took us to travel in the past by hosting a magnificent exhibition of the skiing history in its ephemeral museum.
Many other activities such as Escape Game, giant trampoline, skate ramp, snowball battlefield, introduction to sliding for younger... have made the happiness of the visitors of the High Five Festival.
High Five Comedy Up
2 comedians shared the High Five Comedy Up scene with 2 big stand up nights in La Salle de l'Europe of the Imperial Palace !
- Guillermo Guiz - Friday, October 4 at 8:30 pm
- Baptiste Lecaplain - Saturday, October 5 at 8:30 pm
High Five University
Master classes, led by quality speakers, on various themes such as art, photography, cinema, entrepreneurship, audiovisual, digital were organized throughout the festival to discover the realities of their profession.
High Five Festival Conferences
Several conferences were held in La Rotonde de l'Europe at the Annecy Congress Centre. On this occasion, these meetings allowed to learn, to understand, to listen and especially to be able to exchange with the various actors in the field of the sport.
Accomodation at the High Five PalaceFor the event, the 4-star Imperial Palace has been transformed into a High Five Palace for a weekend to be at the heart of the festivities and to offer a special rate for festival-goers.
See you in 2020 for a new edition that will hold surprises!