Bastille Day celebrations to be held around New Zealand [fr]
Alliance Française branches in Auckland, Nelson, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin and Palmerston North are planning Bastille Day celebrations.
Alliance Française teams up with the Remuera Business Association and will take part in the Remuera’s annual Bastille Day Street Festival!
Alliance Francaise will offer two 30-minute adult french classes at Artusi at 10am and 10.30am. You’ll get complimentary coffee and croissants along with a fun introduction to French language lessons.
Please note that places are limited so you need to pre-enrol here:
Mini French Class 1 (10am - 10.30am)
Mini French Class 2 (10.30am - 11am)
Discover the great French cartoon "Neige et les Arbres magiques" at the Remuera Library! A child-friendly and visual cartoon that your children will appreciate for sure!
Screening at 10am
TREASURE HUNT: FACES & PLACES OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION
Take also part in the Treasure Hunt to uncover information about key characters and key places of the French Revolution! Follow the different steps and collect information in participating shops: OPSM, Hedgerow, Paperplus, Mikko shoes, Catalyst Coffee and Glengarry.
Children, teenagers and adults will all have fun participating in this treasure hunt! Uncover all the clues and be in to win amazing prizes!
WHEN: Saturday 14 July, 10am - 2pm
WHERE: Remuera Shopping Centre Village
At noon, join us at Café Royale for a French Brunch and free concert to celebrate the Bastille Day in a festive atmosphere!
A special French Menu will be available to mark our National Day, and you will be able to enjoy a free concert by Sans Souci while you’re having brunch!
Samedi 14 July, 11am-1pm - See the Alliance Française website for more information!
At night, join in for a Masquerade Ball and Dinner at Hotel Coachman to celebrate the French national day with us! The Bastille Day celebration evening will be on Saturday 14 July at 6.30 pm at Hotel Coachman. Whether you wear a masquerade costume or your finest clothes, the choice is yours, but don’t forget your mask!
Enjoy a three-course French dinner and a concert with Erna Ferry, as well as cabaret and dance shows by the talented dancers of Dance Unlimited! A selection of French wines will be available from the bar.
And after dinner, put on your dancing shoes to celebrate in a festive atmosphere!
the Alliance Française Wellington invites you to celebrate the French National Day with a French movie night with French Cheese, French Wine and a sweet treat at the Penthouse Cinema!
Join us for the exclusive New Zealand Premiere screening of "Two is a family", the latest movie of the French director Hugo Gélin!
Hugo Gélin’s bona fide crowd-pleaser not only stormed 2016 France’s Christmas holiday season (achieving a phenomenal 3 million + admissions), it also charmed audiences internationally, becoming the most popular French language film of 2017 worldwide!
Come and enjoy a quiz and a raclette diner at Sign of the Kiwi !
Saturday, July 14 - 6pm - See the Facebook page for more information !
If you are organising a Bastille Day event,let us know by email.