Alliance Française

Beaujolais Festival

THE CHARLOTTE ANNUAL BEAUJOLAIS FESTIVAL IS ON FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22nd, 2019 - Mark your calendar! AF is celebrating its 70th!

26th Beaujolais Festival of Charlotte
November 22, 2019 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Bechtler Museum of Modern Arts at Levine Center for the Art
420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

Join us at the Festival for French Wine, delicious French Gourmet Food, French live music, Raffle and Silent Auctions!

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Tickets at $50 for members, $60 for nonmembers. Discount of $5 available if register before October 31st.

Tickets at $30 for students (AF students or any students over 21 years old with a valid student card). Discount of $5 available if register before October 31st. Tickets at discount prices for volunteers! Ask to volunteer!

Every year, on the third week of November, the Beaujolais Nouveau is released. The Alliance Française de Charlotte invites you to join us in celebrating the first grape harvest of the season.



This is an authentic French tradition celebrated around the globe. Charlotte is one of the few cities in the United States recognized as having an official Beaujolais Celebration by the Union Interprofessionnelle des Vins du Beaujolais.

Must be 21+ year-old to attend this event.

Our star guest singer pianist Québecois Eddy Glaudin brings a different kind of French music to Charlotte!

Come and listen to him. He will be liven up our 26th Beaujolais Festival 2019! 


Our guest of honor is the company SCOR.  Welcome to Teery FEENEY

SCOR, the 4th largest reinsurer in the world, provides insurance companies with a diversified and innovative range of solutions and services to control and manage risk. Using its experience and expertise (“The Art & Science of Risk”), SCOR provides cutting-edge financial solutions, analytics tools and services in all areas related to risk – in Life & Health insurance (longevity, mortality, LTC, etc.) as well as in P&C insurance (natural catastrophes, agriculture, industry, transport, engineering, etc.).

SCOR received this year the first price for a Foreign-owned Business in the Large Categories MICA 2019 for their outstanding contributions to philanthropy. Come and meet them!

Proceeds benefit French Education and French Culture in the Charlotte, NC area. 

Want to sponsor the next Beaujolais Festival? The Alliance Française de Charlotte depends on the generosity of sponsors to make the Beaujolais Festival a success. Please review the sponsor letter and complete the form and send it to  if you are interested in being a sponsor for the 2019 edition.