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Canadian Events in the U.S. – March

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February 26, 2020

Mobile NEXUS Enrollment session is in Miami, Florida
March 3-5, 2020
Consulate General of Canada Miami
200 S Biscayne Blvd Suite 1600
Miami, FL 33131

It’s time to make traveling more efficient and less stressful! You don’t have to visit a NEXUS Enrollment Center at Canada/U.S. land borders or at certain Canadian international airports to complete the process. U.S. citizens, U.S. lawful permanent residents, Canadian citizens, and Canadian lawful permanent residents are eligible. Application deadline: March 2, 2020.

Slam Poetry Performance (Francophonie)
March 3, 2020
Alliance Française de Chicago
810 N Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60610
Evening of slam poetry, the spoken word, and accents that carry them with Mathieu Lippé and Marc Kelly Smith of French Slam Connection.

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. San Jose Sharks
March 3, 2020
SAP Center
525 West Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113
On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, join the Digital Moose Lounge, RBC USA and The Consulate of Canada as we cheer on the Toronto Maple Leafs vs the San Jose Sharks!

Vishtèn at Freight & Salvage
March 3, 2020
Freight & Salvage
2020 Addison St
Berkeley, CA 94704
For close to fifteen years, the Acadian trio Vishtèn has dazzled audiences with its fiery blend of traditional French songs and original instrumentals that fuse Celtic and Acadian genres with a modern rock sensibility and indie-folk influences. Lauded as “traditional but fiercely up-to-the-moment” (Penguin Eggs), this band from Canada’s east coast has been recognized as an ambassador of Francophone culture around the world.

Canada Now 2020
March 6, 2020
Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Join some of the leading Canadian cinematic talents in their 2020 visions for film and art. CANADA NOW 2020 will showcase diverse explorations of the past and how it shapes the future, featuring documentaries and films of different genres. These leading artists will tell stories and confront important issues through beautiful films.

Cooking Workshop with Montréal Chef (Francophonie)
March 9, 2020
Alliance Française de Chicago
810 N Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60610
Montreal chef Maskim Morin of Le Chien Fumant in the Plateau Mont-Royal will teach a class to cook his favorite dish with produce from Quebec; paired with sampling of Quebec beer and wines

Canadian-American Days Festival
March 14 – March 22, 2020
Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce
1200 N Oak St
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 60th annual Canadian-American Days Festival with multiple events include concerts, golf tournaments, discounts and more. Thousands of Canadians and Americans will get together on the beautiful beach for fun celebrations!

Film-Screening: Un printemps d’ailleurs
March 16, 2020
Alliance Française de Chicago
810 N Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
In-partnership with Asian Pop-Up Cinema, screening of “Un printemps d’ailleurs/A Touch of Spring (Canada 87min) and director Xiaodan He talk-back.

A Week of French Language Cinema
March 18 – March 22, 2020
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz
10361 W. Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90064
In its 11th year straight, the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz will present A Week of French Language Cinema in Los Angeles, featuring screenings of beautiful Francophone films. The program will include notable films from Belgium, Rwanda, Quebec, Canada, Switzerland and France.

Francophonie Flag Raising Ceremony
March 20, 2020
Vermont State House
115 State St
Montpelier, VT 05633
March is the official start of International Francophonie Month where people come together to celebrate French speaking languages and their culture. Join government officials from Vermont and Quebec for the Francophonie Flag Raising Ceremony in celebration of the month.

Montreal Canadiens vs. Colorado Avalanche
March 21, 2020
Pepsi Center
1000 Chopper Cir
Denver, CO 80204
Cheer on your fellow Canadiens at the Pepsi Center in a game against the Colorado Avalanche for a night of hockey and fun!

Techplomacy: Global Leaders Wrestling with Big Tech
March 24, 2020
Manny’s
3092 16th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Digital geopolitics is no longer a layer superimposed on conventional geopolitics – the digital is creating new alignments among new actors. In a rare Town Hall style panel discussion, techplomacy leaders from Canada, Switzerland, and Denmark will be available to answer questions and take suggestions about how governments can (or should) use tech policy to shape the future of our technological societies.

Francophonie Flag Raising Ceremony
March 25, 2020
Rhode Island State House
82 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02903
March is the official start of International Francophonie Month where people come together to celebrate French speaking languages and their culture. Join government officials from Rhode Island and Quebec for the Francophonie Flag Raising Ceremony in celebration of the month.

Month of Francophonie Canadian Music Night: Concert by Yao
March 28, 2020
Alliance Française of Atlanta
1201 Peachtree Street NE, Building 400, Suite 1104
Atlanta, GA 30361
During the Month of Francophonie and in partnership with the Alliance Française of Atlanta, the Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta is pleased to announce a Concert with award-winning Canadian Yaovi (Yao) Hoyi and his four musicians.

Women in STEM: Francophone women contribute to MA’s innovation ecosystem
March 31, 2020
Massachusetts State House
24 Beacon St
Boston, MA 02133
The panel will be moderated by Québec delegate, Marie-Claude Francoeur, and State Representative Lori Ehrlich, Chair of the Export Development Committee, and will include participation from the Canadian, Swiss, French, and Haitian consulates. Elected officials and staff are expected, with the general public invited.