Public Events

COME 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 2018

  • Open house on the 6th and 7th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 13th and 14th from noon until 5 PM

February 2018

  • Open house on the 3rd and 4th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 10th and 11th from noon until 5 PM

IMG_1251March 2018

  • Open house on the 3rd and 4th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 10th and 11th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 31st from noon until 5 PM

April 2018

  • Open house on the 7th and 8th from noon until 5 PM
  • Cooperative Open House  on the 21st: the House of France and the Alliance Française will jointly open the French Cottage.  For this special occasion, we will offer samples of macarons, crêpes, and madeleines. There will also be a fun photo booth.

May 2018

  • Open house on the 5th and 6th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 12th and 13th from noon until 5 PM


DSC_0431Ethnic Food Fair on Sunday May 27th from 10am 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 2018

  • Open house on the 2nd and 3rd from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 23rd and 24th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 30th from noon until 5 PM

 


music festMusic Fest on Saturday June 21st from 5pm to 8pm.

The Fête de la Musique is an annual music festival taking place on the summer solstice (June 21st). It originated in France in 1981 and is now celebrated in 110 countries around the world.

The House of France, in coordination with other French organizations, invites you for an evening of free music in front of the cottage. Bring your blanket, picnic and enjoy the festive atmosphere.

July 2018

  • Open house on the 1st from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 7th and 8th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 14th and 15th from noon until 5 PM


Lawn Program Sunday the 15th. The House of France features music, dance, traditional costumes, arts, crafts, and traditional French foods. If you know of any French singers, dancers or if you want to participate in the program on stage, please let us know.

IMG_1254August 2018

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

September 2018

  • Open house on the 1st and 2nd from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 8th and 9th from noon until 5 PM

DSC_0448October 2018

  • Open house on the 6th and 7th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 13th and 14th from noon until 5 PM

November 2018

  • Open house on the 3rd and 4th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 10th and 11th from noon until 5 PM

IMG_0086December 2018

  • Open house on the 1st and 2nd from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 7th and 8th from noon until 5 PM
  • Open house on the 29th and 30th from noon until 5 PM