FrancoFEST 2019 will feature two days of
exceptional Francophone line-up !
Musical performances : come dance to the traditional rock-folk group Les Rats d'Swompe, to Diogo Ramos's francophone bossa-nova, to the energetic Afro-beat group Uni-T, to Stef Paquette's folk songs and to the unique sounds of Amélie et les Singes Bleus. And that's just to name a few !
Performing arts : come discover the surprising stunt dogs from Ultimutts, the original show Les Moutons by Bouchardanse, the talented mime Trevor Copp as well as the contagious good humour of Marco le Clown.
To learn more about the artists, consult the Line-up tab.
Talent show with young Francophone students :
The Gabriel-Dumont School band, winner of the FrancoFEST Coup de Coeur award at the Monde le son Festival (Conseil scolaire Viamonde), the Notre-Dame Catholic elementary school choir, the Toronto West School band, the young slammers of Dialogue Plus and the talented Sarah Jubinville from Sainte-Marguerite Bourgeoys.
Fun activities and good food !
Bingo and Washer tournaments will bring generations together while our poutine, ice cream, juice, crepes and cakes vendors will be there to delight your taste buds! Younger children will also be able to enjoy a variety of fun activities in our traditional family zone: carnival games, giant chess, bouncy castles, fruit market and candy.
The opening ceremony
On Friday evening, our opening ceremony will bring together lovers of the French-speaking world in a friendly atmosphere around beer, good live music and poutine!