Brisbane French Festival 2014
To the delight of many Brisbanites & French expats the Total Brisbane French Festival will be returning to the South Bank Forecourt for not one but two whole days of absolute French Goodness. The Brisbane French Festival is a celebration of everything French, its brings the Crème de la crème of France to you and also showcases what the local “Frenchies” have to offer.
For a country whose cuisine is recognised as one of the best and most indulgent in the world, the Brisbane French Festival is offering you an assortiment of delicious French cuisine , whether its just a humble Crepe, from My French Crepe, to the decadent Escargots from C’est Bon or perhaps some authentic Parisian offerings from French Martini – either way your tastebuds will be serenading you with the likes of Edith Piafs – Non, je ne regrette rien (No Regerts). To further enhance your mouths experience, make sure you take it to the Wine Pavillion where 10 French wine regions will be represented, ready for you to sample & even learn a little about the grape varieties & their regions.
When you are ready to give your mouth a break from all that deliciousness, how about a spot of shopping through the Market? There will be a wide variety of French Products & services on offer, including clothing & fashion; beauty products, Food & wine, home décor & styling and a few Travel specialists ready to help you plan that perfect French adventure.
And just when you thought your Brisbane French Festival couldn’t get any better, you will hear the whoops from the ever popular Cancan dancers & decide its time to grab a seat, sample yet another beautiful French wine & enjoy the ongoing French entertainment.
The Total Brisbane French Festival runs from Saturday the 12th to Sunday the 13th of July and is open to all ages. Adults pay a meagre $5 entry and kids are free. Visitors will also have the opportunity to enter some comps and raffles where fabulous prizes are up for grabs, including a trip to Paris!
Having attending all of the festivals since its birth in 2010, I can say with confidence that you will love it. My advice to you is : wear your fat pants , leave the car at home and immerse yourself in all that wonderful French Joie de vivre.