Charlotte French Festival  Raffle

The raffle is organized by the French-American Chamber of Commerce of the Carolinas.

See below photos of few of the raffle prizes and petanque competition prizes. We truly thanks all the businesses that gave us these amazing prizes. Tickets are available at the entrance of the Festival.

Two Introductory Gyrotonic® Private Sessions (One $120 gift card)

The Gyrotonic Method fits the needs of all ages and abilities, from elderly patients recovering from injury, to highly skilled professional athletes. Some of the benefits of a regular Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis practice include a healthier, more supple spine, increased range of motion, greater joint stability, improved agility and deep internal strength. Pauline Sylviane Legras is a licensed GYROTONIC® (Level 1&2) trainer.  She is also licensed in the Jumping-Stretching Board, GYROTONER® specialized equipments, and is a GYROKINESIS® certified apprentice trainer. Pauline was born in France, she also lived in Switzerland, Mexico, New York City and is currently living in Charlotte, NC. More info at

Charlotte Ballet -  2  pairs of tickets (Value $213 each pair)

Win a pair of ticket for Fall Works (2 pairs are available to win). Pick your date. October 11-13, 2018 | Knight Theater.

A centennial celebration of two landmark artists – Leonard  Bernstein and Jerome Robbins.

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Opera Carolina - 4 premium tickets with backstage tour (Value over $500)

Win 4 tickets to one performance of the "Daughter of the Regiment" and an exclusive backstage tour by Opera Carolina. Pick your date. More info at

Wine bottle (Multiple bottles to win,  average value $20)

Win a wine bottle from this this family owned and operated import, marketing and sales company headquartered in Napa is focused on representing similarly structured wineries that share its passion for winemaking and strategic marketing. The Kreps family select producers from most of the world’s top wine regions that represent the most authentic expression of terroir. Must be over 21 to pick up the bottle. More info at

Truffles NC (2x $50 gift card)

Come to the Charlotte French Festival: you can win gift cards to buy Truffles NC products!

You might not think of truffles as a North Carolina product…but these days you would be wrong. That’s right, that most French of the funguses is gaining ground here in the Tar Heel state! Truffles NC is the only domestic producer of all natural authentic black truffle products in the U.S. More info at

Bonterra - Dining & Wine Room (Dinner for 2 Gift card, value $120)

Sophisticated dining experience of Contemporary American cuisine with fresh exquisite entrees, delectable desserts and a diverse wine selection featuring over 200 wines by the glass and another 300 from the private cellar. Chef Blake Hartwick brings a new take on Southern Cuisine and love of fresh local flavors to Bonterra.

Des Livres & Delices (French concept Book store) (Value: over $65)

Win a gift basket! From a lovely French and English bookstore located in Raleigh. All items can be ship to your door. On the gourmet side, you can choose from a wide range of French specialties, starting with cheeses of course! And continuing on to charcuterie, wines and champagnes. Other savory products include tapenades, oils, various seafood products as soups, sardines and fish pâté... You can also enjoy sweet things such as jams, candies, cookies, honeys and more. Tea and household items are also available.

Le Creuset (Value Over $210)

Win a lovely set inspired by Paris! 4 cups, 4 plates, and a lovely tray finely decorated.
For nearly a century, Le Creuset premium cast iron cookware has been trusted in kitchens around the world for its superior performance, lasting quality and iconic design.

Daniel Arredondo, authentic Argentinian tango

Husqvarna - Handheld Blower (125BVX) (1 valued at $199)

Handheld blower that combines high power with state-of-the-art ergonomic design. Comes complete with a flare nozzle for higher air speed and a Vac-Kit for vacuuming/mulching lawn debris. Perfect for homeowner use.

Husqvarna - Trimmer (129C) (2 valued $169 each)

Husqvarna Trimmer 129C is easy to start thanks to Smart Start®, intuitive controls and the automatic stop return switch – a feature that automatically resets to the ON position for trouble-free starting.  Comes with a curved shaft for easy trimming.

Charlotte Hornets (2 pairs of tickets, valued $300 each pair)

Win a pair of tickets for lower level or Royal Box to the Charlotte Hornets French Heritage Game! Enjoy this yearly tradition where the French Community join the game and meet & and greet with our famous French Player!

Parliament Coffee (2 gift bags with $50 gift card) (value $70 each)

An urban oasis where talented baristas serve wonderful, thoughtfully sourced espresso drinks in a setting that beckons folks to come in and stay a while. The Parliament culture is founded on authenticity and simplicity, and we operate on the premise that the perfect cup of coffee comes down to three things: superior beans, quality machines, and great people.

Mr. Coq, mme Poule & bébé Poussin - Fiber Fantaisies (Value $99)

Pose-able needle felted rooster, hen and baby chick. 100% wool except armature. Very quiet, minimum maintenance, house trained! Using sharp barbed needles, Sabine sculpts wool into fruit, vegetables and create ''pose-able" creatures by working around an armature. Wet felted elements might also enrich her creations. The wool used is humanely harvested and processed. “Fibers are an essential part of a healthy diet, I must be on the right track as I have never felt any better!" she says! email:

And many more...

Opera Carolina - 4 premium tickets with backstage tour (Value over $500)

(Value: over $65)

(2 valued $169 each)

(1 valued at $199)

(Value $99)