Saturday, October 19th, 2019

10am to 2pm

Do you offer a French service or product that you’d like to share with the Francophone community of Kingston and the Thousand Islands region? Mark this date in your calendars! The 23rd edition of the FRANCO-FOIRE (French Services Fair) will be happening on Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A fun and festive event, the FRANCO-FOIRE aims to showcase services and products offered in French that are available in Kingston and the Thousand Islands region. It is free for both exhibitors and visitors. Join us to promote and celebrate what you bring to the Francophone community!

Visitors

The Franco-Fair is the perfect event to discover the services and products offered in your community while having fun with your family! Here are the activities that ACFOMI has planned so far for Franco-Fair 2019: 

Thanks to Kingston Transit, your transportation to the Franco-Foire at Thompson Drill Hall from 10 am to 2pm is Free! Contact ACFOMI at least 1 day before the event for your free pass.  

-Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo (11am to 12pm)
-Puppet Show (12:30 pm to 1:30 pm) * Available in French only
-Mini bilingual job fair (10 am to 2pm )
-Inflatable Slide
-Face Painting
-Portable Escape Room
-FryWay33 Chip Truck
-Eureka Solutions with a modified vehicle on display (10 am to 2 pm)
-More activities for the whole family

Exhibitors

Do you offer a service or product in French that you would like to share with the Francophone community of the Kingston and Thousand Islands region? To book a booth as an exhibitor, please email us at communication@acfomi.org. We will contact you when more details are available.

Employeurs

Are you trying to recruit new candidates for your business or organization? The Franco-Foire 2019 will be featuring a free job fair to connect you with bilingual speaking job seekers. If you wish to attend the job fair, please email us to confirm your participation at communication@acfomi.org.

Volunteers

ACFOMI is looking for volunteers 14 years old and up to help animate the planned activities for the Franco-Fair 2019! If you are interested in joining the volunteer team. or have any questions, please send an email to communication@acfomi.org. ACFOMI will contact you shortly.

Our Mission

To promote and ensure the integration, participation, representation and accompaniment of the French Speaking Community of the Thousand Islands region to ensure its continuity.

Our Values

We believe in honesty, transparency, cooperation, harmony and respect.

Wheelchair accessible

Baby changing table in the restroom

Monday: 8:30 - 18:00
Tuesday: 8:30 - 16:30
Wednesday: 8:30 - 16:30
Thursday: 8:30 - 16:30
Friday: 8:30 - 16:30
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Walk-ins during business hours welcome

Appointments outside of business hours are available upon request