QUOI DE NEUF AROunD DC

 

EXHIBITION : June 17 - 7:00 - 9:00 P.M.

Sport-Friendly: Le terrain de la diversité

at La MaisonFrançaise in Washington, DC

(located inside the French Embassy)

Rainbow

As part of the Olympic Games in Paris and Pride Month, the National Coordination of the Alliances Françaises in the United States is hosting an exhibition showcasing inclusivity and diversity in sports. This event, scheduled for Monday, June 17th at 7pm, celebrates the opening of the exhibition, which will be displayed at La Maison Française all summer.

Themes such as gender equality, disability rights, LGBTQI+ representation, anti-racism, physical diversity, and school harassment are highlighted by this collaborative exhibition, which brings together 21 Alliances Françaises and Institut Français in 16 countries. This project is labeled "Cultural Olympiad Paris 2024".

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 JUNE 21

FETE DE LA MUSIQUE

Fete de la Musique Georgetown

Celebrate World Music Day!

The Georgetown BID and the Embassy of France-Villa Albertine are partnering to host the 2024 Fête de la Musique – World Music Day on Friday, June 21 – the first-ever edition in the commercial district of Georgetown. Dozens of musical acts will perform in locations throughout Georgetown (5 pm – 8 pm), or at one of three stages at La Maison Française. (5 pm – 10 pm). Music and performance genres include R&B, Americana, jazz, bluegrass, spoken word, and rock. The full line-up will be announced soon; details at www.georgetowndc.com/worldmusicday

SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 7:30pm

DC UNITED - BELGIAn HERITAGE EVENING

Match de foot

Come and join your fellow Belgians in Washington to show your enthusiastic support for Belgian soccer player,Christian BENTEKE, and attend the DC United Home Game against Houston. Gates open at 6:00pm. Tickets are already live and ready for purchase at a reduced group price of $30/person. Section 122, Rows 20, 21, and 22 are reserved for the Belgian Community (Gates A, B or C)

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