Friday, November 21, 2014 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Beaujolais & Beyond 2014
BEAUJOLAIS & BEYOND 2014:
An International Wine and Food Celebration!
Friday, November 21 at 8:00pm
La Maison Française
at the French Embassy
7:00– 8:00 pm VIP Tasting Reception
an exclusive event, the FACC is hosting a VIP Tasting Reception to take
place in the heart of the Embassy of France in a privatized area. A
hundred of our top-tier members and well-known personalities from
Washingtonian political and professional circles will be in attendance.
Guests will arrive an hour in advance of the
Beaujolais & Beyond Celebration, and be ushered into a private
setting with the decorum befitting esteemed guests of the VIP Tasting
An elegant and sooth atmosphere to kick start your evening.
The calm before the storm...
8:00 – 11:00 pm Beaujolais & Beyond Celebration!
Beaujolais & Beyond Celebration is a French cultural “Fête” that
will take place on the evening of Friday, November 21st, in accordance
with popular French annual tradition and custom for uncorking the
Beaujolais Nouveau wine. “Beaujolais & Beyond” will welcome wine
lovers, foodies, Francophiles and party goers to the Maison Francaise,
Embassy of France in Georgetown.
We will serve light fare from leading DC
restaurants, accompanied by French breads, cheeses, pâtés and pastries.
Guests will be treated to free-flowing Beaujolais Nouveau by Georges
Duboeuf and a selection of wines from France, but not only!
The festivities will include a well-known
Washingtonian D.J., dancing, blind-tasting contest, trivia quiz, silent
auction and a raffle drawing for round-trip tickets to Paris. The Fête
will last for 3 full hours.
Beaujolais & Beyond is a must for lovers of savoir-vivre!
You may also have a look at the other 18 French-American Chambers of Commerce Beaujolais initiatives throughout the country here!
Win a trip to Paris thanks to our exclusive Raffle Sponsor!
IMPORTANT: Public Parking is available on Reservoir Road, and accross the street at Georgetown University Hospital's pay lot.
VIP guests will be granted access to the Embassy's parking providing
they sent their car details (license plate number, state of registration
and brand) upon completion of their purchase, and before Nov. 15th.
-Pricing and Registration-
EARLY BIRDS until Oct. 1st= 10$ discount on every ticket!
(FACCWDC Members Promocode: FACCMEMBER14 - evidence of membership will be asked on the day of the event; AFDC Members use Promocode: AFDCMEMBER14 - evidence of membership will be asked on the day of the event.)
FACC WDC & Alliance Française members
Beaujolais & Beyond $50.00
Beaujolais & Beyond PLUS VIP Reception $90.00
Block of 10 tickets to Beaujolais & Beyond: $450 - i.e. $45 each, a $50 savings-
Beaujolais & Beyond $65.00
Beaujolais & Beyond PLUS VIP Reception $110.00
Block of 10 tickets to Beaujolais & Beyond: $550 - i.e. $55 each; a $100 savings-
- EVENT SPONSORS-
Exclusive Wine Sponsor
French Country Pate Sponsor
Logistics and Service
Bread & Pastries, & VIP Cocktail Sponsor
Design on Moss
Click for more participating restaurants!
- WINE SELECTION -
Ch Cruzeau Red
The Calling Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
The Calling Dutton Ranch Chardonnay
Duboeuf Macon Village
Duboeuf Pouilly Fuisse
SKYFALL Pinot Gris - Washington State
SKYFALL Cabernet Sauvignon - Washington State
Josh Cellars Legacy Red - California
Josh Cellars Sauvignon Blanc - California
Barone Fini Pinot Grigio - Italy
Barone Fini Merlot - Italy
Click here for descriptions of the wines.
is a fund-raising event organized and hosted by the French-American
Chamber of Commerce – Washington, D.C. Chapter, the Alliance Française,
Washington DC. Funds generated at Beaujolais and Beyond go towards our
D.C. is a private, non-profit, member-driven organization. Our Chapter
is one of 19 French-American Chambers of Commerce in the U.S.
4101 Reservoir Road NW
Washington, DC 20007
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