Travel to the City of Lights for an unforgettable evening of delicious food, wine and music. No plane ticket required.






The French-American Chamber of Commerce invites you to an event that is sure to be one of the highlights of the year: spend an evening in the City of Lights and celebrate everything Paris without leaving DC!

- The Majesty of the Champs-Élysées

- The Allure of the Eiffel Tower

- The Royalty of Versailles

Tonight, we invite you to the City of Lights – without ever boarding a plane!  Celebrate Paris on French soil as we invite you to a special evening at the Embassy of France! From the elegance of classical French culture to the most celebrated European nightlife of the 21st Century, experience a special evening of fantastic French food (buffet-style) and wines, live French music played by a French band, late night DJ and a nightclub experience that will turn the venue into “The Embassy of Lights”, with a spectacular Parisian ambiance, as well as attractions and shows.

VIP Hour (Versailles tickets): From 6:30p to 7:30p, a VIP hour will allow you to enjoy delicious hors-d'oeuvres and special wines in an open bar setting (open bar ends at 7:30p).

  • FRENCH FOOD AND DESSERTS: Marie Antoinette said "Let them eat cake!" And we will. As if picked from the best cafes and pastry shops in all of Paris, our buffet-style menu offers you a special variety of assortment of French cuisine and patisseries that might be found in some of the finest restaurants, cafes and bakeries in the Capital of France!
  • EUROPEAN/FRENCH BAR: After a bubbly welcome drink, visit our Parisian bar of French wines, beer and non-alcoholic refreshments. 
  • LIVE FRENCH BAND: In the early part of the evening, enjoy the live talents of French band.  As if you were strolling down the Champs Elysees, the sounds of this live performance will put you into the center of Paris!
  • LATE NIGHT DJ AND NIGHTCLUB EXPERIENCE (with LIGHTS): From the City of Lights to the EMBASSY of LIGHTS,  we visit the hottest nightclubs from the Avenue des Champs Elysées as one of Washington's top DJs spins the best American, French, Euro and top 40 dance hits.  A spectacular light display will fill the embassy and the dance floor to add that special late night European touch!
  • CARICATURIST: As you may find some beautiful art in Paris, tonight you also become the art!  Take home a special free souvenir as a leading local caricaturist draws your picture with a unique background.

Tables: Please note that the event is standing. However, a limited number of tables can be reserved, with table service available.

3 Types of Tickets:

  • Versailles VIP Hour: Allows you to get in at 6:30pm. During this hour, you will enjoy delicious hors-d'oeuvres and special wines in an open bar setting.
  • Champs-Élysées Table Service (table for 4): From 6:30 to 12:00am (includes VIP hour). Includes a reserved table, table service and 2 bottles of Champagne. Very limited number of tables. Please reserve early.
  • Eiffel Tower Tickets (7:30pm to midnight): Includes free food buffet and a complimentary welcome glass of Champagne. Open bar (excluding Champagne after welcoming glass)

Food and Wine Packages:

Packages will be available for pickup when you leave the event.

Paris je t'aime Package:

  • 1 bottle of Bordeaux (Red Wine)
  • 1 bottle of White Wine
  • An assortment of French products: Confiture Bonne Maman, Cookies Lu, etc*

Paris je t'adore Package:

  • Everything in Paris je t'aime package plus:
  • 1 bottle of real Champagne from Champagne (Champagne Pierre Mignon, the preferred Champagne of the French Foreign Ministry)

Paris nous t'adorons - Package For 2

  • Everything in Paris je t'adore package, except double! Share the Love of Paris!

Additional Info:

  • To ensure maximum safety for all our guests, proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test result from within 72 hours of the event is required for entry. - This is a fundraiser: please help the FACC continue to organize great events.
  • It is also an excellent opportunity to stock up on excellent wine and food.
  • FACC members get 20% off. Please register with code FACCMEMBER. Please note that membership will be verified prior to the event. To become a member, email or call us at 202-640-1806.
  • For security reasons, there will be no parking inside the Embassy. Public parking is available on Reservoir Rd and across the street at Georgetown University Hospital's parking garage.
  • This is an adult-only event. No one under 21 allowed.
  • Dress Code: Cocktail attire. French accents (bleu, blanc, rouge) welcome. 
  • No refunds.






October 1st, 2021 6:30 PM   through   11:59 PM
French Embassy
4101 Reservoir Rd NW
French Embassy, 4101 Reservoir Rd NW
Washington, DC 20007-20007
United States
Phone: (240) 994-6932
Email: Email: