You’re Invited: Celebratory Events in Montreal & Toronto Nov.29-Feb.23, 2014 + News & Alerts

There are exciting celebratory events happening in Montreal, Quebec and Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

  • Most events are FREE.

This video presents “Festival recap – BARBEGAZI 2013.”

  • BARBEGAZI 2013 – Action Sports Festival at the Esplanade Financière Sun Life, Parc Olympique,  Montréal, Quebec, Canada.

Launch of the 2013-2014 Winter Program of the Olympic Park: ENTER PLAY OUTSIDE the Sun Life Financial Esplanade!

FREE  Admissions

Located East of the Olympic Stadium, Montréal, Quebec, Canada

December 1, 2013 to January 5, 2014

February 7, 2014

February 15 and 16, 2014

  • Olympic Park announced that the Esplanade will once again host an authentic Winter Village , a central element of its winter program that will include family, FREE and accessible activities.
  • Fitted this year in the area 100 of the Sun Life Financial Esplanade, which is located behind the Pie-IX metro, this new version of the Olympic Winter Park Village will feature a rink, allowing everyone to skate FREE and, even in mild weather thanks to its cooling system.
    • For the second year, the Winter Village is easily recognizable by its huge natural tree which this year, will measure 65 feet tall!
      • It will certainly return to Montreal as Sun Life Financial Esplanade will be hosted throughout the cold season.
  • The official opening of the site on December 1 will be highlighted by a fundraiser to benefit the organization’s Frimousse, a toy lending library of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.
    • For the modest sum of $2, children and adults can come affix a huge Christmas tree decoration in the Winter Village and are collected for each design will be donated to the toy library.
    • They will also be on site to donate new toys to contribute to service the loan toys Frimousse.
    • And to close the festival in style, end of the day, the Olympic Park will illuminate all lights to shine throughout the winter!

You’re Invited: Alliance Française de Toronto Events Feb.2, 6, 12, 2013

Here are three events from Alliance Française de Toronto that you can enjoy, starting tonight at 7:30 pm:

This video presents “Soirée bretonne à l’Alliance Française de Toronto”:

  • For Chandeleur, Alliance Française of Toronto organizes an evening Fest-noz!
  • Pour la Chandeleur, l’Alliance Française de Toronto organise une soirée Fest-noz !

Fest-noz : Soirée bretonne

Alliance Française de Toronto
Galerie Pierre-Léon

24 Spadina Road
Toronto Ontario, M5R 2S7, Canada

Saturday, February 02 2013,  7:30pm

Admission: Normal rate: $5; AFT members and students (+1 guest): FREE

Pancakes / Crêpes : 5 $

Cider / Cidre : 3 $

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You’re Invited: Exhibition of “A Moving World” in Toronto June 27 – August 31, 2012

You're Invited: Exhibition of "A Moving World" in Toronto June 27 - August 31, 2012
You’re Invited: Exhibition of “A Moving World” in Toronto June 27 – August 31, 2012

Alliance Française de Toronto in Ontario, Canada, invites you to the following FREE event:

Exhibition of “A Moving World”-photography contest /

“Un monde qui bouge” – Concours photos du lycée français de Toronto

Alliance Française de Toronto – Galerie Pierre Léon
24 Spadina Road
Toronto Ontario, M5R 2S7

From June 27 to August 31, 2012 / Début Mercredi 27 Juin
Fin Vendredi 31 Août 2012

FREE / GRATUIT

Opening Wednesday, June 27th at 6:oo pm / Vernissage le mercredi 27 juin à 18h

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You’re Invited: “Fête de la musique” Celebration in Toronto June 21, 2012

This video presents “Lina Soong at Fete de la Musique 2010; Terrified, Bless The Broken Road, Empire State Of Mind”:

You're Invited: "Fête de la musique" Celebration in Toronto June 21, 2012
You’re Invited: “Fête de la musique” Celebration in Toronto June 21, 2012

Alliance Française de Toronto invites you to the following FREE, exciting celebratory event (Le texte français suit le texte anglais):

Fête de la musique

June 21, 2012,  2:00pm – 11:00pm / 14h00 – 23h00

Language / Langue:  All! / Toutes !

You are a musician and you want to attend the Fête de la musique? Write to us! culturel@alliance-francaise.ca / Vous êtes musicien et vous voulez participer à la fête de la musique ? Ecrivez-nous ! culturel@alliance-francaise.ca

Admission /Entrée: GRATUIT/ FREE

” Fête de la musique is taking over the streets of Kensington Market!

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You’re Invited: Cartoon+Storytelling En Français+Music= “Le Voyage de Sen-Jo” May 3, 2012

BD – CONTE – CONCERT / CARTOON – STORYTELLING – MUSIC

Le voyage de Sen-Jo

Jeudi 3 mai, 19h30 Thursday, May 03 2012, 7:30pm

Alliance Française de Toronto – Galerie Pierre Léon

24 Spadina Road
Toronto Ontario, M5R 2S7
Tel: 416 922 2014

Language: Français

Admission: 10$; Étudiants / Students 5$; GRATUIT / FREE -12 ans, membres et étudiants de l’AFT / members and students of ALT (Alliance Française de Toronto)

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You’re Invited: Alliance Française’s End-of-March Events March 30 – 31, 2012

This is an update to my previous blog You’re Invited: Alliance Française’s Five Cultural Events in March 2012.

You can end the month of March with these great events from Alliance Française:

Practicing utopia : An Intellectual history of the french new town movement

Friday/Vendredi, March 30 2012,  3:30pm

Language: English/Anglais

Admission: FREE/GRATUIT

By/Par Rosemary Wakeman, Fordham University

At University of Toronto,  Hall/Pavilion Sydney Smith, room/salle 2098

You're Invited: Alliance Française’s End-of-March Events March 30 - 31, 2012
You're Invited: Alliance Française’s End-of-March Events March 30 - 31, 2012

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You’re Invited: “50 Years of the Algerian War in French Comics” March 7, 2012

This is an update to my previous blog You’re Invited: Alliance Française’s Five Cultural Events in March 2012.

Alliance Française de Toronto invites you to the following FREE event in Toronto, Ontario, Canada:

50 Years of the Algerian War in French Comics

Wednesday, 7 March 3:30pm / Mercredi 7 mars 15h30

FREE ADMISSION / GRATUIT

Language: English / Langue : anglais

Alliance Française de Toronto
24 Spadina Road

 Information : patricia.guerin@alliance-francaise.ca /téléphone 416-922-2014 x 35

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