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.

Nursery "La Luciole"

Until 8 years old

Parents can leave their children, as soon as they are clean, at a nursery maintained by competent staff. Situated in the shade, away from the crowd, this protected area offers games and entertainment to children up to 8 years old. This is a free of charge service!

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


  • Birthday mug
    Come and cook your birthday mug.
    Tuesday 20:00
  • Circus
    Initiation in circus arts …material and discovering balance.
    Wednesday 20:30
  • A birthday without balloons is not a birthday
    Creation and distribution of balloons. Also a balloon bracelets workshop.
    Thursday 20:00
  • Clown
    Come and play the clown, special course for birthdays.
    Friday 20:00
  • Show by Barnabé created ten years ago for the Luciole
    Saturday 20:00
  • Show by Tampilipe "Gonflé A Bloc"
    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

This year, Mielimélo will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary!

Intended for children aged 6 to 12 years old - and those who have managed to keep their childish spirit -, this play area is situated in La Ruche, with which it shares the entrance. Imaginative, colourful and brought to life by a team of juniors aged 14 to 18 10 adults, the Mielimélo play area also participates in the training of 6 students, in partnership with the HETS.

Dedicated to exchanging, autonomy, discovery and creation, Mielimélo offers games, workshops and shows of all kinds. A place for rest and sound decompression, this space encourages encounters and open-mindedness.

Every day from doors open till 22h


  • Bricks4kidz
    Bricks4kidz proposes an original form of learning through play, using LEGO bricks.
    Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday 17:15-18:00, 18:30-19:15, 20:00-20:45
  • Cie Gargot de Joc
    Some unusual games built from recycling material.
    Every day
  • Clip-It
    A creative educational 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, juggling, temporary tattoos, cordial bar.


  • The Troubadours of Chaos
    An unbreakable and unclassifiable trio, mixing magic and theatre improvisation.
    Wednesday and Sunday from 17:30 to 20:30
  • Welcome to my world
    Hichem propose a musical show with magic and juggling, followed by a juggling workshop.
    Thursday and Friday from 18:15 to 18:45, workshop from 18:45 to 20:00
  • Bicimaquinas
    The Company Balor present Bicimaquinas, the sewing bike. A mixture of street theatre, performance, entertainment andcraft workshop.
    Friday and Saturday from 18:00 to 20:00
  • Cirkus Karamastrov
    The Company La Poule Qui Tousse present a circus show comprising a series of poetic turns and more or less mastered risk-taking.
    Saturday from 17:30 to 18:15

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.