Xmas Market 2014 & OPEN DAY
06 & 07 December 2014, 10am to 5pm
SAVE THE DATE!
Come and enjoy a French weekend at the one and only Alliance Française de Melbourne’s Eildon Mansion in St Kilda! This two-day FREE event is family friendly and an ideal destination for young and old.
The Market will showcase French products, food, wine, music and offer a range of free and ‘gold coin donation’ activities: French trial language classes, level assessments, face painting, balloon twisting, film screening, children games, photo booth, cooking and cocktail demonstrations.
|10.45am to 11.15am||French language trial classes (free)|
|11am||Children’s film screening (*) (free)|
|11am to 11.30am||Verrine cooking demonstration by Sebastien Boiron from AtelierSB|
|11am to 12pm||Oral assessment (free)|
|11am to 3pm||Face painting, balloon twisting & children’s games, photo booth|
|11.30am to 12pm||French language trial classes (free)|
|12pm to 1pm||Oral assessment (free)|
|12.15pm to 12.45pm||French language trial classes (free)|
|1.45pm to 2.15pm||French language trial classes (free)|
|2pm to 3 pm||Oral assessment (free)|
|2.30pm to 3pm||French language trial classes (free)|
|3pm to 3.30pm||Cocktail demonstration by Spirits of France|
|3pm to 4pm||Oral assessment (free)|
|3.15pm to 3.45pm||French language trial classes (free)|
|4pm to 4.30pm||French language trial classes (free)|
(*) in French with English subtitles
Grand Raffle: Fly in style to PARIS with Malaysia Airlines!
1st Prize: 2 x return economy class tickets Melbourne-Paris valid until 15 June 2015 (prize exclude government taxes approx. $180 per person) and a visit of the Champagne Vranken-Pommery Cellars for two and Lots of other prizes to be won!
With the support of:
Market stallholder information:
The aim of this market is to promote French products sold or made by French designers living in Australia. A small number of ready-to-eat food stalls (with a French flavour) will be accepted. Hot food stalls will be exclusively outdoors . No alcohol or soft drinks can be sold in glass containers by stall holders. Applications are now opened (see link below) and will be accepted until Friday 31st October 2014 (note: the advertising package for stallholders closes on 10 Oct).
At the Market you will find French products as special foods & drinks: cheese, Tarte Flambées, French crepes, mustard, spirits, Champagne & French wines... Homemade products as jewellery, clothes, bags, soaps, Eiffel towers....and lots more!
Check out all the list of Stallholders
Volunteers needed !
Do you want to spend a day or two packed with fun, meet new people and get a chance to improve your French (or English?)
We are recruiting volunteers to help us out with our Xmas Market's organisation. If interested, please fill out this application closed.
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