More than 40 ARTISTS for the 40th FRANCO!
The Festival franco-ontarien Banque Nationale, which will run from June 11 to 13 at the National Capital Commission’s Major’s Hill Park in Ottawa, today unveiled the program lineup for its 40th edition, which will be peppered “with green and white” as a tribute to the Franco-Ontarian flag, which this year also is celebrating its 40th [...]
2015 Programming to be unveiled on May 14th!
While preparing the 2015 programming, Festival organizers are proud to present the 40th edition’s colours, which includes lots of greens and whites, honouring the 40th anniversary of the Franco-Ontarian Flag. For this very special edition, the Franco-Ontarian Festival will also honore the 400th anniversary of Champlain’s arrival in Ontario. Please come back on May 14th [...]
Unveiling of the program lineup for the Festival Franco-Ontarien Banque Nationale
Ottawa May 16th, 2014 – Festival Franco-Ontarien Banque Nationale organizers today unveiled the details of the 39th edition of the event, which will take place at Major’s Hill Park (Ottawa) on June 12, 13 and 14, 2014. This year, the program lineup on the Air Canada Main Stage and throughout the Festival grounds promises to [...]
Ticket sales, hours and contests
The Festival Franco-Ontarien Banque Nationale is pleased to be able to inaugurate Ottawa’s festival season with extremely affordable tickets. Wristband-passports, one-day wristbands and passe Aire des amis are available to festival-goers, with free admission for children aged 12 or under and accompanied by an adult. TICKET PRICES AND points OF SALE Wristband-passports are now available [...]
Festival Franco-Ontarien Banque Nationale set to sway to african rhythms
Ottawa, April 13, 2014 – Festival Franco-Ontarien Banque Nationale organizers took the opportunity at the Gala d’excellence du RGA to announce a second component of the programming for the 39th edition, which will run from June 12 to 14 at Ottawa’s Major’s Hill Park. Djembé, balafon, doundounba, and traditional dances and costumes will be front [...]