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Check out the Amazing Seattle French Fest

Seattle Center is a well-known location in Seattle. It consists of parks, entertainment buildings, and art centers that make up the entertainment district. The iconic building of Seattle, Space Needle, is part of the Seattle Center. The center hosted the World Fair in 1962.

The Seattle Field Armory is part of the entertainment district. The armory was built in 1939 and is currently used as a community-gathering place. The Armory hosts a variety of affordable family events. Before the World Fair, the building was used as an armory for Northwestern states.

France Education Northwest (FEN) promotes French language and culture in the Northwest region of America.

What can you expect from the event

This year, FEN is celebrating their third annual French Fest. Seattle French Fest is a family-friendly event and is open to the public. The festival is conducted to promote French language education and raise awareness about Francophone culture and traditions. Francophone people have French as their mother tongue and mainly live in Europe and Africa.

French Fest is a single day event. Guests will be entertained with live music and dance programs. There will be a job fair to highlight career opportunities for native French speakers. The French fashion show is a tradition in this event. Visitors can taste French cuisine, and be part of French cooking demonstrations. It is expected to be a fun-filled day with lots of activities for children.

Tickets: Seattle French Fest is free of charge and is open to everyone.

For more details about the activities that are part of the French Fest, please click here.

For more information about the event, please email to info@faccpnw.org or click here.

Event Date: The event happens on March 22, 2015 from 11 am until 6 pm.

Event Location:

Seattle Center Armory,

305 Harrison Street,

Seattle, WA - 98109.

Come and get a taste of Francophone culture, and be part of the biggest French extravaganza in Seattle.

 

* Image courtesy of Flickr Creative Commons.

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