We are delighted to welcome you again this year for multiple celebrations of France's national holiday.
We hope you will have a good time with us, and that the activities we offer will encourage you to join us, with your friends or family!
You will find below all the activities you can participate in, as well as links to register!
See you soon, à bientôt!
Win Two Delta Comfort Plus round-trip tickets to Europe valued at $5,000
Winner will be drawn and announced on July 16
We would like to thank Delta Airlines for their generous support!
À table ! Join the Alliance Française for a French cocktail and dinner! We will celebrate our palates with a delicious buffet dinner prepared by David Wong, co-owner of FRIEDA, and a selection of French wines by FRIEDA, and a selection of French wines by Celerier’s Cellar.
Thursday, July 13, 2023, 6pm to 9pm
at FRIEDA (320 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19106
Allons enfants ! Join the Alliance Française and other French organizations for our second flag raising ceremomy at City Hall (north face). This will include an official proclamation from a city representative, acknowledging and praising the importance of the French presence in Philadelphia, as well as a speech from Marine Havel (Honorary Consul of France in Philadelphia), French and American national anthems, and a children's choir from PhilaFLAM. No registration required!
Friday, July 14, 2023, 11am to noon
at CITY HALL (1400 JFK Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19107)
Tous ensemble ! We will meet at the beautiful Boathouse at FDR Park for a fun, family-friendly afternoon picnic to celebrate Bastille Day. There will be games, trivia, and a paper airplane contest for game lovers, but also tables, chairs, shade and the possibility to Bring Your Own Picnic if you’d rather relax!
Bringing the ALL in ALLiance, we encourage members, students, francophones, francophiles and friends of all ages and interests to
join us for this event.
Sunday, July 16, 2023, 2pm to 5pm
at the Boathouse at FDR Park (1500 Pattison Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19145)
Wherever you will be, you can now bid online, from your smartphone, tablet or computer.
The auction will open on July 10, 2023 at 10am and close on July 17, 2023 at 6pm.
How to register to the online auction, start bidding and receive notifications:
Monique V. Laird
We would like to thank our generous donors for their contributions to our auction.
Support these businesses by buying from them!
MUSEUMS & GARDENS / MUSÉES & JARDINS
Athenaeum of Philadelphia
Eastern State Penitentiary
The Fabric Workshop and Museum
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia Magic Gardens
Mural Arts Philadelphia
Museum of Illusions Philadelphia
Shofuso Japanese Cultural Center
Winterthur Museum, Garden, & Library
Morris Arboretum & Gardens
Brandywine Museum of Art
The Barnes Foundation
The Grace Kelly House
PARKS, SPORTS, & ACTIVITIES / PARCS, SPORTS, & ACTIVITÉS
Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference Center
Flyers Training Center
Northbrook Canoe Company
Oasis Family Fun Center
Philadelphia Rock Gyms
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom
Three Queens Yoga
Urban Air Adventure Park
Queen & Rook Game Café
Painting with a Twist
The Cliffs (at Callowhill)
THEATRES / THÉÂTRES
Arden Theatre Company
Curio Theatre Company
Quintessence Theatre Group
Helium Comedy Club
World Café Live
The Philadelphia Orchestra
MISCELLANEOUS / DIVERS
The Head & The Hand
Out of Print
Long Stems Flowers
CAVILAM - Alliance Française de Vichy
FOOD & BEVERAGE / ALIMENTS & BOISSONS
City Winery Philadelphia
Evil Genius Beer Company
Free Will Brewing Company
The Bagel Place
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams
Al Dar Bistro Bala Cynwyd
Le Pain Quotidien
Café Le Jardin
Moore Brothers Wine Co.