Inspired by the world of the Smithsonian, the SMITHSONIAN at 8 event series offers one-of-a-kind experiences for guests 21+. With themes from the local to the global, these after-hours gatherings combine music, food and drink, and unique settings to create evenings that are smart, adventurous, and memorably entertaining. #SMITHSONIANat8 curates your fun!

Tickets to La Grande Fete are currently SOLD OUT!

But stay tuned—more tickets may become available closer to the event date.

la grande fÊte

Fri., March 31, 7–11 p.m. (Doors will open at 7 p.m.)

La Maison Francaise, 4101 Reservoir Road, Washington, DC

Get ready for a spectacular party with a French accent. The annual Francophonie Cultural Festival spotlights the music, art, literature, film, cuisine, and customs of French-speaking countries and regions from across the globe.

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La Grande Fete on Friday, March 31

 

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