With almost 15,000 visitors in 2019, the French Market is recognised as one of the biggest French cultural highlights in the South Australian spring calendar. With great expectations and more entertainment than before, the 2022 market promises to be bigger and better than ever!
On Friday night, the market's free entertainment between 5.00pm and 9.00pm includes performances by Les Flaneurs Volants, music with DJ Bennymax and roaming performances. Saturday's entertainment commences from 2.00pm with performances by Louise Blackwell, Pamplemousse at 4.30pm, Mélange Latino at 6.30pm, and DJ Bennymax from 8.00pm along with roaming performances.
Just before the end of the year, it is a great opportunity to buy gifts for family and friends such as original books, games or handicrafts as well as fine food delicacies including cheese, macarons, foie gras, and champagne. Visitors will also - enjoy sitting on the grass or at a table eating a raclette, crepes or a croque-monsieur - the guinguette atmosphere with the greatest classics of French music and the Petanque pitch while the children will prepare a face mask with the teachers of the Alliance française.
The 2022 French Market raffle offers 11 fabulous prizes, including a return trip for two to New Caledonia with Air Calin, a semester of French classes at the Alliance Française d'Adelaide, a Multicooker from Tefal, a case of French Champagne, a L'OR barista coffee machine, a beauty basket from L'Occitane, and various gift vouchers.