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Competition 1

In 2018, fifteen years after its creation, the Village du Monde will be celebrating a region that has never been explored by Paléo up till now. Which one?

  • The inguinofemoral region, including the tibia.
  • The Bene. In other words, Belgium and the Netherlands, but not Luxembourg, which had to wash its hair.
  • Southern Europe: a region including Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece and the south of France, where time goes slowly.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Ruhal Floris
     
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Ingrid Ciccarelli, Karin Steiner
  • 4th to 8th prize:  a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Justina Holzer, Philippe Bruneel, Myriam Bruscagin, Jonathan Gisiger, Fernanda Fernandes
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Stephan Gissinger, Stéphanie Aebi
Competition 2

A significant event took place during the 2017 edition of Paléo. What was it?

  • For the first time since 1994, more people attended concerts than queued for food.
  • After years of waiting, the Red Hot Chili Peppers at last figured on the line-up of the Festival.
  • The use of the word "Bamboulé" was forbidden on the campsite. Under penalty of confiscation of djembes.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Mireille Huguenot
     
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Silvio Andrighetto, Julie Champod

    4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Stéphane Dürig, Sabine Caillet, Matthieu Dos Santos, Alain Schwob, Maryline Holbert

    9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Christelle Spaeth, Valérie Pedretti

Congrats to them!

Competition 3

More and more of you are using the public transport network specially set up by Paléo to travel to the Festival. But what proportion of festivalgoers do in fact use it?

  • 44% of you, in other words practically 1 in 2!
  • About a dozen. Apparently, a group of tourists from Appenzell who had got lost.
  • 99.9%, since the construction of the airport at l’Asse and the introduction of charter flights from 8 European capitals.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Mélanie Lenoble
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Flaminia Equey, Barbara Luck
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Camille Belkhiter, Karine Delapraz, Ross Stapleton, Herma Morales, Anne Drenss
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Marie Masse, Tamara Wiedler

Congrats to them!

Competition 4

Among the following choices, only one refers to a legendary food stall at the Festival, present on the site for the last few decades:

  • The "Hot Fondue", specialising in hot dogs, filled and overflowing with melted cheese instead of the traditional Frankfurter.
  • "The Udder Place", where you can milk your own cow before composing your personalised milkshake.
  • I don’t eat at Paléo, I just drink.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: David Delessert
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Marta Andrade, Ariana Arellano
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Caroline Henny, Laura Marques Pippus, Stéphanie Schneiter, Cécile Bettems, Ivan Ivanov
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Sylvie Lupi, Patrice Dematte

Congrats to them!

Competition 5

Which of the following artists was the only one to figure on the line-up of the 2011 edition of Paléo Festival?

  • Julien Bibeurre, official doppelganger of Justin Bieber and artisan baker from Le Locle.
  • Julien Staphylococcus Doré, who usually tours in hospitals, but who sometimes appears at open-air festivals.
  • Portishead, the jewel of trip-hop, from Bristol in England.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Patricia Morceli
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Adeline Sebag, Agnès Decnaeck
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Sarah Denyset, Frank Roesti, Marie Morel, Ana Duque, Jean-Marc Chatelain
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Anna Anchimiuk, Jacques Pittet

Congrats to them!

Competition 6

In 1990, after 13 editions at Colovray, Paléo was forced to move to a new site above the town of Nyon, at a place called:

  • The valley of Dana
  • The Pont d’Avignon
  • The Asse plain

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Romaine Formaz
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Emmanuelle Moll, Melis Nasil
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Valérie Noceto, Audrey Gervais, Ivan Vaamonde, Eric Lanz, Katie Edwards
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Thomas Koller, Evelyne Andreini

Congrats to them!

Competition 7

Since 1976, a huge number of you have frequented the community hall in Nyon, Colovray and the Asse plain. Precisely how many?

  • 8 according to the police, 128,000 according to trade union sources
  • Exactly 6,436,154
  • The square root of Pi

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Bas Van Son
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Sascha Sekulic, Sasha Mikhailova
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Sandy Ballaman, Michaël Fuchs, Sabine Ruch, Alexia Gauthier, Boris Zuber
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Emilie Rogy, Polidoros Hatziapostolu

Congrats to them!

Competition 8

To satisfy demand from members of the public who didn’t manage to procure tickets when they first go on sale, Paléo organises every year:

  • A space where you can cuddle koalas. The koala is an animal well-known for its capacity to console.
  • An emergency psychology unit with the Canton’s best shrinks.
  • A ticket forum, on which the public can buy and sell tickets in a controlled, secure online environment.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Stephanie Beer
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Richard Roberts, Laurin Diener
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Mélissa Fardel, Klara Huber, Coralie Varé, Cédric Huber, Massimo Pin
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Didier Barraud, Heidi Ulmann

Congrats to them!

Competition 9

In 2013, the legendary Chapiteau, a covered stage with a capacity of 8,000 festivalgoers, was replaced by an open-air stage with a capacity of 12,000 places. What was it called?

  • The Little Grande Scène
  • Les Arches
  • The Big Club Tent

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Michèle von Atzigen
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Maria Almeida, Josef Rrudhani
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Emile de Gautard, Tiziano Dugaro, Line Moret, Fanny Gorgerat, Sarah Ricco
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Cindy Ferrier, Anne Guerlement

Congrats to them!

Competition 10

The electricity consumed by Paléo is:

  • Produced locally by 1,430 volunteer staff, who work in shifts on bikes over 6 days. On yer bikes, you lazybones!
  • Bought from Russia for a few roubles and a thousand bottles of vodka, distilled locally by the volunteer bar staff.
  • 100% green and generated by local renewable sources.

Winners

  • 1st prize: 2 six-day passes for Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winner: Urs Giger
  • 2nd and 3rd prize: 2 invitations for the evening of your choice at Paléo Festival Nyon 2018
    Winners: Fabienne Talon, Marion Giraudon
  • 4th to 8th prize: a Migros gift voucher worth CHF 100.-
    Winners: Stéphanie Monay, Zaccharie Bede, Anne Desponds, Stéphanie Müller, Joris Ferroni
  • 9th and 10th prize: a Paléo towel with the 2018 poster colors
    Winners: Mathias Charpilloz, Emmanuelle Osmond

Congrats to them!