Today my family is attending this wonderful festival with friends. It;s full of fun, music and good food with an international flare.
Festival International de Louisiane is a premiere International music and arts festival known for bringing a variety of unique and emerging performers to Louisiana. The 501 (C) (3) organization is committed to maintaining the festival as non-ticketed and free to the general public. The family-oriented event is held each year in downtown Lafayette, Louisiana. Our loyal audience, comprised of local, national and international patrons, return year after year.
- Enrich the community with a celebration of its native cultures through performing arts.
- Educate the public of the historical achievements and artistic expressions of related global cultures while developing an appreciation for the arts.
- Develop culture and tourism, as well as enhance economic development by expanding Louisiana’s reputation as an arts center and a destination for artistic events.
Saturday Children bookreading booth:
The Fabulous Lost and Found and the little French mouse: heartwarming and funny bilingual children’s book French English to teach French to kids
A little mouse walks into the Lost & Found, but can only speak French. How will Mr and Mrs Frog figure out what the mouse is missing…? Aimed at children aged 2-7, the unique ‘Story-powered language learning method’ combines humour, story and emotion to gently and memorably introduce kids to more than forty simple and sometimes surprising French words and phrases. “The kids were so busy laughing they didn’t realise they were learning.” Kyle Buchannan, Dad of two, London. It’s a bilingual children’s book with a difference, that helps lay the foundations of a love of languages.
Available in 30 langauges, including Spanish, German, Italian, Tagalog, Korean. http://www.neuwestendpress.com