Monday, December 30, 2013

Next French Fair Saturday, March 15th 2014


Mark your calendars!

The 9th French Fair will take place in Palo Alto,
Saturday, March 15th.
10 am to 6 pm
At the Lucie Stern Community Center 1305 Middlefield Road 
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Free admission  

Registration online on Evenbrite is recommended.  Your free ticket for the French Fair is also your raffle ticket. 

This year the French Fair is sponsored in partnership by the Alliance Francaise of Silicon Valley and the Alliance Francaise of San Francisco. 

We are delighted to announce the visit of Mr Filippe Savadogo, Ambassador of the International Organization of the Francophonie to the United nations. The French Fair takes place this year during the International Week of the Francophony. 
The mayor of Palo Alto, Nancy Shepherd will be present  at the inauguration.

Offering a bridge between litterature and technology, the traveling exhibit "The Centennial of the Birth of Albert Camus" will be on display. A smartphone is needed to access the exhibit content, download the free app "Camus".


We will have some very cool prizes:

-International Travel Brokers in partnership with Club Med will offer a land only all inclusive 7-night for 2 vacation in a dream location: Cancun, Punta Cana, Ixtapa, Sandpiper Bay, Turkoise or Columbus Bay. Book 45 days prior.

Program of the Day

10 am                                              Opening
10 am -6:00 pm                       Exposition vintage Citroen cars by the Club Citroen (Theater circle)
10:30 am - 10:45 am             Dance with Harmony Dance (Patio)
10:45 am - 11:00 am              Stories for Children by Les Petits Livres  Toddlers 18 months - 3 years (Fireside Room)                         10:45 am - 11:05 am              Live music by DJ-Lambda (Patio)
11:05 am - 11:25 am               Catherine Vincenti will perform opera arias and songs from the French repertoire (Patio)
11:30 am - 12:00 pm             Inauguration by Mr Filippe Savadogo, Ambassador of the International Organization of theFrancophonie to the United Nations (Patio)     
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm                  Dance with Harmony Dance (Patio)
1:15 pm - 1:45 pm                   Catherine Vincenti, French singer (Patio)
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm                  Live music by DJ- Lambda live music (Patio)
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm               Fashion Show for women & children featuring clothing from Ricochet and Les Petits Carreaux and jewelry by Elisabeth Michel-Meyrueix  (Theater Garden)
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm                Stories for children by Les Petits Livres  Preschoolers 3 to 5 years old (Fireside Room)    
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm                Dance with Harmony Dance (Patio)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm                Catherine Vincenti, French singer (Patio)
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm                Live music by DJ-Lambda (Patio)


Friends of the French Fair

Rules for the Raffle

  All visitors can enter the raffle by either filing in a form or putting a business card in the raffle basket or by registering on Eventbrite. (One entry per person over 18) Please ask our staff the location of the basket to put your ticket in it.
Raffle tickets are available at the entrances of the Fair; no purchase is required to enter the raffle.
By participating in this raffle, you agree that the information given will be used only to inform you about the next French Fair.
Names of winners will be drawn randomly every 60 minutes starting at 11 am, ending at 4 pm. You will be notified by phone or email if you are a winner. Your prize will be available for pick up the same day at the Fair until 6 pm.
If you are unable to come back on the day of the raffle to take your price, contact us to make pick-up arrangements.

CONCERNING OUR BIG PRICE, 7-night stay at an all-inclusive Club Med resort of your choice, you have one year long to take advantage of the prize BUT you need to need to get in touch with International Travel Brokers before June 15th to claim your price otherwise there will be another drawing.

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