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Competition 1

Throughout its history, Paléo has had several names. Which one of the following propositions is actually one of them?

  • First Folk Festival
  • Paléo Dark Musette Festoche
  • Jah Bless Rossellat Festival

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Philippe Barbarit
     
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Cyril Estienne, Claude David
     
  • 4th to 8th prize:  a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Pascal Fürhoff, Sarah Fontaine, Alexia D'Elia, Florence Dubois, Tiago Ezequiel
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Barbara Uijttewaal, Lionel Pereira Lopes

Congrats to them!

Competition 2

In 2000, Paléo celebrated its 25th edition. Amongst the various special events organised for this anniversary edition, which of the following really took place ?

  • A conductor led a symphony orchestra of Ecuadorian canaries in a rendition of the Beatles’ "White Album", translated into canary language.

  • Every festivalgoer received 25 beer vouchers. The week will be remembered as the period in which a record number of driving licences were suspended after random breathalyser tests.

  • Paléo programmed 25 surprises guests, revealed at the very last minute.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Cynthia Amami
     
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Marie-Louise Gothuey, Louise Bugnard

    4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Anita Staffelbach, Jonathan Bachelet, Stéphanie Dussauge, Martine Maye, Monika Cerato

    9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Sophie Duc, Eline Gremaud

Congrats to them!

Competition 3

In 2016, Paléo hosted a concert by the recently reformed legendary French rock band, Téléphone, under the name:

  • Les Smartfun

  • Les Insus

  • Les Snapchatos

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Maud Jenoudet
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Bertrand De Rochebrune, Laetitia Bouvier
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Virginie Bauman, Naomi Artucio, Eric Palmon, Nahid Tabibi, Achille Penseyres
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Léonard Fedal, Mélanie Luyet

Congrats to them!

Competition 4

This year, La Ruche and Mielimélo will be celebrating their tenth anniversary! But what are they?

  • La Ruche is, as its name suggests, a beehive. A space dedicated to bees and their friends. At Mielimélo, you can either buy honey produced by la Ruche, or rub it all over your body, just for fun.

  • La Ruche is a space dedicated to street theatre, whereas Mielimélo is a play area for kids aged from 6 to 12 years. And it’s great!

  • La Ruche is a giant bar in which you can buy all sorts of drinks made from honey. Mielimélo is the place where you can recover from the hangover brought on by an excessive consumption of these drinks.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Stéphanie Ayer
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners:Robin Chamot, Clémentine Dallot
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Patricia Fernandez, Laura Guyot, Camelia Macsim, Thomas Maurer, Murielle Philippoz
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners:Océane Ryter, Tamara Veuthey

Congrats to them!

Competition 5

There are 5000 of them each year at Paléo. But what are we talking about?

  • The number of raindrops that fall on the Asse site during the Festival. They are very well organised and there are always exactly 4985, not a drop more or less.
     
  • Volunteers, without whom the Festival would be impossible to organise. The Family!
     
  • Those famous festivalgoers who think the line-up is rubbish, but who come along every year even so.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Alain Bussard
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Amelie Lubiondo, Giosi Josseron
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Christelle Milliot, Pascale Robert, Olivier Wenger, Nicolas Petitat, Roland Bellon
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Nathalie Clemenz, Victoria Geiser

Congrats to them!

Competition 6

Since last year, there’s been a really practical function on the Paléo mobile app mobile. What is it?

  • The function "Drop your phone", which explodes all mobile phones that have been used to film a concert, with a pyrotechnic effect that is both impressive and useful.

  • The function "Dealer", which allows you to localise the nearest and cheapest supplier.

  • La function "Restauration", which provides a repertory of all food stalls, restaurants and bars on the site, by category and key words.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Gautier Boillat
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Pierre-Alain Faes, Joy Volery
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Ramon Alonso, Tina Galdini, Célia Meystre, Corinne Pasquier, Virginie Nachbaur
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Vicky Junod, Fabienne Herzog

Congrats to them!

Competition 7

About 20%. What does this percentage refer to?

  • The number of Swiss artists on the line-up.

  • The number of campers who take a shower during the week (with soap).

  • The number of festivalgoers who can’t find their cars at the end of the evening.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Mathilde Clément
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Rose-Marie Haldi, David Seibert
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Mathilde Morel, Oriane Bieri, Adrienne Pittet, Hedy Etter, Andreas Gerber
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Anh Ly, Bettina Von Rotz

Congrats to them!

Competition 8

Monic La Mouche has been a guest at Paléo for several years. But who or what is it?

  • Monic, is the insect from the well-known film "The Fly". She is attached to a caravan in the Pl'Asse, where she entertains children (no more than 2h per day, a limit imposed by the SPA).

  • The company that sets up those majestic structures made of metal, shadows, light and fire in the Quartier des Alpes.

  • The nickname of the only female roadie on the Grande Scène. She has managed to elbow her way onto this macho environment and is now best friends with Armpit Andy and Scabby Steve.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Valérie Jenny
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Dominique Serratore, Alissia Ahr
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Thibaut Beuret, Ngoc Chhea, Louise Dupont, Olivia Graber, Caroline Nicod
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Nicolas Picory, Irène Wiegler

Congrats to them!

Competition 9

What happened at Paléo in 1991?

  • As a sign of solidarity with the USSR and the waning influence of communism, Paléo took place in Cuba, in Fidel Castro’s garden.

  • After the invention of the World Wide Web, Paléo was at the centre of the first worldwide buzz, after publishing a gif of a cat in a checked shirt.

  • The legendary Paul Simon played a pre-concert on the Tuesday, thus realising an old dream of the organisers.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Marianne Abbet
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Christiane Aubort, Chloé Bellardant
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Sandrine Brodard, Grégory Dimbi, Nicole Gonin, Luca L'Eplattenier, Nathalie Oberson
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Pauline Rosat, Lucas Villard

Congrats to them!

Competition 10

Amongst the following propositions, which will actually be realised at the 42nd Paléo?

  • A "comfort" campsite, with everything already installed for those who would rather not go home in an advanced state of intoxication, but for whom classic camping is not their cup of tea.

  • In our “no-risk” societies, it seems appropriate to ban all activities. So there will be a zone in front of the Grande Scène, where it will be forbidden to do anything at all.

  • You dreamt about it, we made it come true: a stage entirely dedicated to Paraguayan electro-swing music.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winner: Hervé Burnier
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2017
    Winners: Fabien Gras, Sébastien Sottas
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Philippe Piolle, Jacqueline Coulot, Lili Ducrest, Julie Lorgeoux, Nathalie Steiner
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2017 poster colors
    Winners: Fiolla Ahmeti, Anaïs Blot

Congrats to them!