Kids and teenagers


Children under the age of 12 are admitted free to the Festival, provided they are accompanied by an adult. Children from the age of 12: student prices apply. Children under compulsory school leaving age are not admitted to the Festival site after 22:00 in accordance with local laws and police regulations, unless accompanied by a parent or under the supervision of an adult. Moreover, access to the campsite will be refused to young people under the age of 16 who are not accompanied by a parent staying in the campsite.

Day nursery "La Luciole"

Until 8 years old

Situated in the shade, away from the crowd, the nursery "La Luciole" offers games and entertainment to children up to 8 years old. Parents can leave their children there for up to three hours, as soon as they are clean. This is a free of charge service!

The nursery is open every day until 23:00 (22:00 on Sunday).

Program

  • Pyramids and circus workshop
    Tuesday, 20:00
  • Juggling
    Equipment making and initiation to juggling.
    Tuesday and Wednesday, 18:00-19:00 and 20:00
  • Clown workshop
    Friday, 20:00
  • AcroYoga
    Acrobatics, aerobatics, tone and relaxation… and having fun at the same time
    Friday to Sunday, 20:00
  • Cheap Circus show
    Saturday, 20:00
  • Magic show
    Sunday, 20:00
  • Treasure hunt
    Every evening a treasure hunt with a different theme.
    Every evening at 17:30 and 18:00
  • La Boum
    Writhe, wriggle, twist, turn, jump and move at the super disco party. For eight-year-olds and under only.
    Every evening

Children’s play area "Mielimélo"

6 to 12 years old

Intended for children aged 6 to 12 years old - and those who have managed to keep their childish spirit - this intergenerational play area is situated in La Ruche, with which it shares a common entrance. Conceived and brought to life by a team of adults and juniors aged 14 to 18, backed up by students from the HETS, Mielimélo offers games, workshops and all sorts of shows. A colourful place where relaxation, encounters and open-mindedness are actively encouraged.

Every day from doors open until 22h.

Entertainment

  • Cie Gargot de Joc
    Some unusual games built from recycling material.
    Every day
  • Clip-It
    A creative game, 90% recycled with plastic bottle tops.
    Every day
  • Over-size games
    A series of games built by the Mielimélo team and the association Pro-jet in Nyon.
    Every day
  • Not forgetting: slackline, recycling-DIY, temporary tattoos, cordial bar.

Shows

  • Hercules and Persée: labours and exploits!
    Stories from the Mediterranean, in collaboration with the Avenches Roman Museum
    Tuesday 17:30 and 19:30
    Friday 18:00 and 20:00
  • The Troubadours of Chaos
    An unbreakable and unclassifiable trio, mixing magic and theatre improvisation.
    Wednesday 17:30 to 20:30
    Sunday 17:00 to 20:00
  • Welcome to my world
    Hichem propose a musical show with magic and juggling
    Thursday 18:00
    Saturday 17:30

La Plage

12 to 18 years old

Situated on the upper side of the Festival next to the HES-SO area, "La Plage" (The Beach) is a warm and welcoming area dedicated to teenagers from 12 to 18 years old. They will be welcomed from the opening of the doors until 2:00 in the morning in a pleasant environment with sand, palm trees, deckchairs and a decoration made by a team of young teenagers. Everything is done to create a privileged space, a place to breathe between concerts. This area also offers animations and games. And to quench your thirst without spending too much, a bar offers a number of very affordable non-alcoholic drinks at small prices.