Public Events

OME AND VISIT US!

VENEZ NOUS RENDRE VISITE !

 

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The open house showcases the national traditions of France. During open houses, the House of France is open free of charge to the public. Refreshments are served. Donations are welcome.

Les portes ouvertes sont l’occasion de montrer les traditions françaises. Durant les portes ouvertes, le cottage français est ouvert gratuitement. Des rafraîchissements sont servis. Toutes les donations sont les bienvenues.

 

January 2019

  • Open house on the 5th and 6th from 11 AM until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 12th and 13th from 11 AM until 4 PM

February 2019

  • Open house on the 2nd and 3rd from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 9th and 10th from 11:00 until 4 PM

IMG_1251March 2019

  • Open house on the 2nd and 3rd from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 9th and 10th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 30th and 31st from 11:00 until 4 PM

April 2019

  • Open house on the 6th and 7th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 13th and 14th 11:00 until 4 PM

May 2019

  • Open house on the 4th and 5th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 11th and 12th from 11:00 until 4 PM


DSC_0431Ethnic Food Fair on Sunday May 26th from 11am to 5pm. During the Ethnic Food Fair most cottages serve ethnic food and free entertainment is presented. The House of France sells French food (e.g., quiche, pastries).

June 2019

  • Open house on the 1st and 2nd from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 22nd and 23rd from 11:00 until 4 PM 


Fete%20de%20la%20music%206Fête de la Musique (Music Fest) on Saturday June 21st from 5pm to 9pm.

New Location:  The celebration will take place on Friday June 21st from 5pm to 9pm at Alliance Française de San Diego: 6640, Lusk Blvd Suite 104, San Diego, CA 92121.

Join the worldwide celebration of music on June 21st, 2019!

Make Music Day is a free celebration of music around the world which takes place annually on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries.

What better reason to celebrate music than on June 21st, the first day of summer? Music is, of course, the universal language that brings people together.

This year, the event is made possible with the support of Comme @Sandiego, House of France, Mannequin Vanity Records and Alliance Française de San Diego.

Join us to hear a variety of local artists who will perform that night, including Ukulele, Hindie-rock band, rock guitar and classical guitar.

The House of France, in coordination with other French organizations, invites you to enjoy the festive atmosphere for an evening of free music.

July 2019

  • Open house on the 6th and 7th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 13th and 14th from 11:00 until 4 PM
Lawn Program 2019

House of France Lawn Program 2019


Lawn Program Sunday the 14th. The House of France features music and dance.

This year, we are pleased to present Monique Caron singing a variety of French favorites, the Performing Folk Dancers of Balboa Park showcasing a variety of French Regional Dances, and Accordianist Gordon Kohl playing a variety of French music.

Bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy the show!  Visit the Cottage for free cookies and coffee!

 

 

 

 

 

 

IMG_1254August 2019

  • Open house on the 3rd and 4th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 10th and 11th from 11:00 until 4 PM

September 2019

  • Open house on the 7th and 8th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 14th and 15th from 11:00 until 4 PM

DSC_0448October 2019

  • Open house on the 5th and 6th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 12th and 13th from 11:00 until 4 PM

November 2019

  • Open house on the 2nd and 3rd from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 9th and 10th from 11:00 until 4 PM

IMG_0086December 2019

  • December Nights:  Friday, December 6th and Saturday, December 7th
  • Open house on 8th from 11:00 until 4 PM
  • Open house on the 28th and 29th from 11:00 until 4 PM