belle feteFriday, March 21 was the highly anticipated Grande Fête de la Francophonie. The Embassy set its stage with a delectable Haitian culinary experience, a great introduction to the country.

Over thirty-five embassies represented, the Grande fête presented a wonderful mélange of francophone cultures from all over the world, including performances from the musical groups Jomion and the Uklos (Benin) and La Femme (France). Check out some photos from the fête here, and go to the DC Francophonie Festival Facebook page to see more!