Dallas, TX French-American Chamber of Commerce to Host 33rd Annual Wine Festival


large-wine-festival-logoThe Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of the French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACC) is saying “Merçi” to all the sponsors of the FACC Wine Festival. The festival will be held at the Frontiers of Flight Museum on Friday, November 11, 2016, from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (The Frontiers of Flight Museum is an aerospace museum located in Dallas, Texas at Love Field Airport. The museum was founded in November 1988 by William E. Cooper, Kay Bailey Hutchison and Jan Collmer.)

We are excited to announce that the Wine Festival is undergoing a rebranding for 2016! Along with a new name and new venue, we’ve also chosen a new date. Our objective is to enrich the selection of wines, to focus on French/International cuisine, and to provide an upscale event.

The festival’s Media Sponsor is Cumulus Media Inc., the second-largest radio company in the United States, which broadcasts some of the leading radio stations in the Metroplex, including Talk Radio 570 KLIF; 99.5 The Wolf; The New HOT 93.3; and Sports Talk Radio 1310, The Ticket.

wine-festival-1Guest will have the opportunity to sample an impressive collection of French and American wines, as well as Kronenbourg 1664 beer. They will also enjoy savory and sweet delicacies from some of the top restaurants and gourmet food providers is the Metroplex, such as: Bisous Bisous, Bouchon 1314, Cadot Restaurant, Delice Chocolatier Selection, Empire Baking Company, Lavendou Bistro Provençal, Le Bilboquet Restaurant, Les Trois Petits Cochons, Main Street Bistro and Bakery, Mozzarella Company, Parigi, Salum Restaurant, Sambuca Uptown, Scardello Artisan Cheese, Trader Joe’s, Village Baking Company, and more.

rockestra-bandOther highlights will include live music performed by super group, Rockestra. From rock to classical with a twist, Rockestra brings an edgy style to their performances that isn’t seen or heard anywhere else. Miss Texas 2016 will be on hand to sign autographs and for photo opportunities. Guests are also invited to shop the amazing silent auction full of unique items for purchase or purchase raffle ticket for the opportunity to win two roundtrip tickets to Europe on United Airlines.

Tickets are $75 per person in advance or $85 at the door; parties of four or more are $70 per ticket. Purchased online at www.faccdallas.com or by phone at 972-241-0111. Tickets may be purchased with MC/Visa, Amex, DinersClub, Discover, check or cash.