Thursday

Fete de la Musique

The French tradition has been to celebrate the summer solstice by gathering in the streets to listen to amateur and professional performers. In order to offer a similar musical experience, La Maison Française will open its doors to more than 30 local bands, who will create a lively musical patchwork. Throughout the event, wander around the Embassy gardens and enjoy a most eclectic program!

Schedule of the evening:
- 5 to 9 pm: Concerts & Performances
- 5 to 9 pm: Balloon artist
- 5 to 9 pm: Temporary Tatoo Station
- 5 to 8 pm: Children workshop 
- 5 to 8 pm: Make-up artist / face painting
- 6 pm: Dance workshop – Salsa
- 6:45 to 9 pm: Dance Afire – walkaround fire breather/dancers 
- 7 pm: Dance workshop – Merengue
- 7:15 pm: Dance Afire show
- 9 pm to 12 am: DJ 
- 9:30 pm: Raffle drawing - gat a chance to win a round trip ticket to Paris, a Hermès scarf, a Magnum of Champagne, etc...

Cash bars and vendors will provide barbecue, pastries, coffee, beer, wine, and champagne throughout the event. Come and enjoy a terrace-style café by our fountain. 

Buy your ticket now! only $5!! ($10 at the door)

1 comment:

Jonathan Mervis said...

Tu parles francais?

Je voudraix faire une pique-nique cette ete avec nos clients en amour. Qu'est que tu penses?

Je l'appele, www.mervisinthepark.com.