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La Grande Fête at French Embassy March 23

Presented in collaboration with Francophonie DC and La Maison Française at the Embassy of France, the annual Francophonie Cultural Festival spotlights the music, art, literature, film, cuisine, and customs of French-speaking countries and regions from across the globe.

La Grande Fête, the closing celebration of the Festival is Friday, March 23 from 7:00 to 11:00 pm.


Launch into a world tour of francophone cultures. Sample food and drink from more than 30 embassies as you explore each nation’s unique attractions and traditions.

DJ Princess Slaya spins music from Africa, the Caribbean, Europe, and plenty of destinations in between. Don’t miss this chance to experience the best of the French-speaking world—all without leaving home.

For Embassy security purposes, all guests names must be provided at the time of registration. The name on your confirmation should match the name on your ID. If you wish to give your ticket to someone else, please update your registration information on Event Brite at any time. No guests will be allowed entry if their names have not been submitted in advance. IDs will be checked at the door.

La Maison Française at the Embassy of France is located at 4101 Reservoir Road.

Tickets must be purchased in advance (no sales at the door).