THE FRANCO-FOIRE OF FRENCH PRODUCTS & SERVICES

The annual Franco-Fair of French Services (otherwise known as the Franco-Foire des affaires et services en français) is an annual fair that has been organized by ACFOMI since 1997. Entering its 25th edition, the fair is one of a kind in the Kingston and the Thousand Islands region. A fun and festive event, it 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 at the Franco-Foire and discover Francophone culture!

PAST YEARS EDITIONS

Franco-Foire 2020

Saturday, October 17 2020

The ACFOMI team has been working tirelessly to offer the community its quality employment, settlement, and francophone services tot he community of Kingston & the Thousand Islands. Before the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, ACFOMI would have hosted the 24th edition of the Franco-Foire at Thompson Drill Hall located at CFB Kingston. Due to the unpredictability of the pandemic, ACFOMi decided to turn the in-person event into a virtual experience!

*The Franco-Foire aims to showcase products and services available in French in Kingston & the Thousand Islands. Activities and content will not be translated.*

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 info@acfomi.ca. We will contact you when more details are available.

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Our Mission

ACFOMI strives to welcome, develop, fulfill, and vitalize the French-speaking community in the Thousand Islands region through diversified programming and services.

Our Values

We believe in integrity, collaboration, respect, and trust.

Wheelchair accessible

Baby changing table in the restroom

Hours of Operation:

Monday: 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Appointments outside of business hours are available upon request