Join us for the grand Finale of the Francophonie Festival: French Language Week, organised by Alliance Francaise Port Harcourt. This major event of the year will take place on Saturday, April 1st, at the Alliance Francaise premises located at 20 Herbert Macauley Street, Amadi Flat, Old GRA.
Starting at 10 am, attendees will have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich and diverse culture of the Francophonie. Discover captivating art and craft exhibitions, savor delicious cuisine from Francophone countries, and experience free testing of various products. The highlight of the day will be a spectacular concert that promises to be an unforgettable experience.
The Francophonie is a global community of French-speaking countries and regions that share a common language and culture. This festival celebrates the linguistic and cultural diversity of the Francophonie, as well as the importance of the French language in the world today.
Don’t miss out on this fantastic event, come and celebrate with us the richness and diversity of the Francophonie. We can’t wait to see you there!
From 10 am to 10pm
French Language Week are a true celebration of creativity and culture, showcasing the unique talents and traditions of local artists and artisans from Port Harcourt and Rivers State.
Visitors can expect to see a stunning array of artworks, including sculptures, paintings, textiles, and more, all created by skilled craftsmen and artists from the region.
The art and craft exhibitions offer a opportunity to support and appreciate the local talent that contributes to the vibrant artistic scene in Port Harcourt and Rivers State.
Whether you’re a seasoned art enthusiast or simply curious about the Francophone world, the art and craft exhibitions at the Francophonie Festival are not to be missed. Come and discover the beauty and diversity of Francophone art and culture, as interpreted by the talented artists and artisans from Port Harcourt and Rivers State.
From 12 pm to 10pm
French Language Week is a celebration of the diverse culinary traditions of the Francophone world. This vibrant event offers attendees the chance to sample a wide range of delicious dishes, from savory stews to sweet desserts, all inspired by the rich cultural heritage of the Francophone community.
The food fair features a variety of food stalls offering authentic and delicious dishes from different Francophone countries. Visitors can expect to savor mouth-watering meals such as French delicacies, Lebanese cuisine, Cameroun Fish and Chicken, Niger tea, and more.
The food fair is not only a feast for the senses but also an opportunity to socialize and connect with other attendees. Whether you’re a foodie or simply curious about the culinary traditions of the Francophone world, the food fair at the Francophonie Festival is not to be missed. Come and join us for a celebration of food, culture, and community.
From 9am to 5pm
The Francophonie Festival an opportunity for all the French language learners to get their hands on some fantastic French books at a very affordable price.
The festival will feature a French book sale, offering a wide range of books in French, including novels, memoirs, children’s books, and books to help learners improve their French language skills. These books will be available at incredibly low prices, ranging from N 100 to N5,000.
For students learning French or parents looking to encourage their little ones to start learning the language, the French book sale is a fantastic opportunity to build their French language library. With books for all levels and ages, learners can find a book that fits their needs and interests, and at such an affordable price, it’s an opportunity not to be missed.
From 7pm to 10pm
The Francophonie opening day will be close by a fantastic concert.
The aim of the concert is to celebrate the universal language of music and its ability to bring people of different cultures together.
Attendees can expect to enjoy a memorable and uplifting experience for all.
The concert is a fitting close to a day that celebrates the beauty and diversity of the Francophone world and the universal language of music. It’s a chance for everyone to come together, enjoy great music, and celebrate the power of music as a means to connect and unite people of all backgrounds.
The Francophonie Opening Festival: French Language Week is an opportunity to discover, appreciate and celebrate the diversity of the French language and culture worldwide. So come and join us for a day of art, food, learning, and music, and let’s celebrate together the rich cultural heritage of the Francophone community and the beauty of the French language spoken worldwide.