free performances, movies and workshops from Europe

Welcome to Kids Euro Festival 2013 • Washington, DC • October 16 – November 13, 2013

Welcome! Sveiki atvykę! Bienvenue! Willkommen! Dobre doshŭl! Kalos ilthate! Vitame vas! Tere tulemast! Tervetuloa! Velkommen! Üdvözlet! Cead Mile Failte! Benvenuti! Laipni lūdzam!
¡Bienvenido! Merħba! Welkom! Dzieñ dobry! Muito bem vindo! Bine aţi venit! Dobrodošli! Välkommen! Dobro došli !

Welcome to the sixth edition of the Kids Euro Festival!
It’s like a trip to Europe — but you don’t need a passport!

Kids Euro Festival is a month-long festival of European arts and culture that presents more than 200 free activities to metro-area families. Performances, concerts, workshops, movies, storytelling, puppetry, dance, magic, cinema... and it’s all brought to you by the 28 European Union Member States!

Browse our programs — and discover the wonders of Europe!

look! it’s easy to find what you’re looking for…

Visit the complete program for public events:

main program

or check out the program for school events:

schools program

You can also select a type of event (film, performance, workshop,...), and find out more about it by clicking on its image!

All your searches can be filtered by date, age group, country, venue, or type of show for your convenience.

...Then, if required, simply make a reservation

recent stories…

check out these shows…

learn more about Europe…

KidsEuroFestival 2013 is presented by the 28 member countries of the European Union and organized by the French-American Cultural Foundation in collaboration with more than 30 cultural institutions of the Washington D.C. area.

learn more about Europe

and have fun exploring Europe with this interactive map!
interactive map

2013 is a special year for Lithuania…

2013 is a special year for Lithuania: for the first time, our country will have the opportunity to take over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union (...) - Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of Lithuania

learn more about Lithuania

we thank our sponsors

follow us

Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On Twitter

about the French American Cultural Foundation

Established in 1998, the French-American Cultural Foundation is a U.S. nonprofit organization that fosters cultural and educational exchanges between France and the United States. It is a leading force behind the promotion of French culture in the mid-Atlantic region, collaborating with major cultural institutions to bring French programming to the Washington area and beyond. The F-ACF also helps fund festivals and other cultural events hosted by the French Embassy and publishes France Magazine.

support us

Kids Euro Festival is organized by the French-American Cultural Foundation a U.S. 501(c)(3) non-profit. When you make a donation, you become a “Kids Euro Festival Friend” and we’ll add you to our preview list to receive advance information about next year’s Kids Euro Festival!

support us

junior ambassador program

For our teacher friends :
Click here to learn how your class can become Kids Euro Festival Junior Ambassadors!

join the program