2017

'snowed-in christmas village' at enghien-les-bains

Enghien-les-Bains / France Crystal Group

Matters

Skills

Ice
  • Patinoires et pistes éphémères

Duration

Ephemeral

100% ice recreational skating rink and sledding track

The town of Enghien-les-Bains launched a call for tenders entitled 'Design and installation of decorative and recreational elements in the form of a snowed-in Christmas village'. Crystal Group, a laureate of the event, recreated a ski resort with winter sport-inspired activities.

DESIGN, CREATION, PRODUCTION:

  • a 300-m2 ice rink on a 500-m2 floor
  • a two-lane toboggan run
  • a frosty igloo photo studio
  • a team of staff to run the event
  • a technical director to maintain the installations.

RESULT:

Despite the cold, wind and rain, young and old alike practised winter sports while enjoying the magical Christmas atmosphere.