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Champagne Reception At The French Ambassador's Residence
To secure your spot, grab your free ticket from the Eventbrite link ( RSVPing only on the MEETUP Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT Thursday evening, October 18, 2018, at his Private Residence, the Ambassador of France to the United States will host the 3rd French American Business Week Exclusive Reception, in the presence of French and American economic and political actors. Presented in partnership with the French-American Chamber of Commerce This prestigious French Gourmet Reception is the perfect occasion to enjoy a rare opportunity to taste a varied selection of exquisite Champagne, grown by independent "Vignerons*" presented by CHAMPAGNE DE VIGNERONS, while savoring delicious petits fours specially prepared by the Chef of the Residence. An evening to mingle and networkwith the Chamber’s Board of Directors, speakers and guests of the French-American Business Week, high-ranking diplomats and VIPs as well as Chamber members and friends. The Residence: From a portrait of Lafayette to a bust of Benjamin Franklin to Empire-style couches, neo-classical tapestries and other works of contemporary art, the residence is home to numerous treasures. Some of the residence’s featured works of art came from the collections of the Louvre museum, while others were donated by diplomatic officials or other French ambassadors over the 80 years that the home has belonged to the French government. Virtual tour of the residence More about the residence Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

French Ambassador's Residence

2221 Kalorama Rd, NW · Washington, DC


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