ALL WEEKEND LONG:
From mimes to accordionists, stilt walkers, musicians and magiciens. Some lucky visitors may just be there for a very special 'flash mob' ... ssshhhh!
Recreating a French village marketplace with plenty of shopping right in time for Christmas.
Visit a stunning display of over 300 original French photographs submitted by ... YOU. Contributions have flooded our desks over the last few months and will be on display throughout all three days. If you have a great photograph you'd like to submit, see details here.
When Megan Hess released her first children's book earlier this year, fans and fashionista's across the globe went crazy. The celebrated Fashion illustrator has sketched for Chanel, Dior, Cartier, Louboutin, Louis Vuitton + more ... It was time this Melbourne gal created a story about a chic little mouse who dreamed of the haute couture of Paris - especially for children. Visit with us as we take the beautiful story book and create The World of Claris, complete with frills, macarons, and hot air balloons that look like soufflé's.
Why do adults get all the fun? Register your child for a one hour French high tea with unlimited juice, mini pastries, macarons and baguettes.
Best part - you get to drop them off for an hour , wander the rest of the festival and maybe sneak in some Champagne.
L'HEURE DU GOÛTER (All ages French High Tea + a glass of champagne)
We couldn't start planning a fabulous frilly high tea for little people, without creating one for the big kids too. Join us in a VIP guest lounge for a very Chic, very French Haute tea! Champagne is essential for adults - and your entourage will delight in all the French classics. Pâté , a little terrine, definitely the cornichons, fromage bien sur, washed down with madeleines and Champagne. C'est magnifique!
Be serenaded as you stroll the beautiful grounds with speakers throughout all the gardens carrying the voices of our live French singers and their jazzy musicians from the back of Como House including French Jazz band Nostalgique with vocals by Tamara Kuldin .
Rich to the Provence culture and history dating back to 300 years, come visit LES SANTONS DE PROVENCE mini village.
Stay tuned throughout the year and in the lead up to Paris to Provence on our facebook page & instagram, for giveaways from virtually every French exhibitor of the festival.