Program 2017

Festival Schedule

11:45    Story time in French

12:00   1st Raffle (more raffles through the afternoon)

1:00     Theater Play in French (No need to understand French!)

2:00     Tango Demonstration by Daniel Arredondo and Kasia Fryzel

             from Passion for Tango

2:30      Story time in French

3:00      Accordion by Alan Davis

4:00      Raffle

4:15      Petanque tournament awards

5:00      Singer Lisa De Novo

6:00      Grand-prix raffle

6:20      Dog costume contest awards



8:30     Petanque tournament registration (limited to the first sixteen

            people who signed up)

9:00     Petanque tournament starts

11:00   to the end of the day, demo and initiation


Dog Costume Contest

Bring your dog to Ike's Dog (booth I), and have him/her photo shoot, prize will be awarded at the end of the Festival.


Kid Activities

  • Face painting - Ecole du Samedi (Booth K)
  • Story time in French - Ecole du Samedi (Booth K)
  • 2 amazing playgrounds

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Vendor List

A -   Renaissance Patisserie - French danishes, macarons

B -   Wish We Had Acres - Soaps/skin care

C -   Chef Charles Catering - Soft drinks, Water

D -   Chef Charles Catering - Assorted sandwiches

E -   PetWants - Fresh Pet food delivered to the customer

F -   Aix en Provence - Crêpes

G -  Southern Ice Cream - Ice cream truck

H -  Wine and Beer garden, Beverages, Water - Chef Charles


I -    Ike's Dog Pub Play & Stay - Dog costume costume


J -   Charlotte Hornets

K -   Ecole du Samedi, French School of Charlotte

L -   Natural Heena Tatoo - Get your Eiffel tower temporary


M -  Carolina Petanque - Tournament and inititation

N -   Local francophones and francophiles organizations