Prize Drawing

Sunday, July 16, 2023

Update (July 21): The prize drawing is now closed and a random drawing has been completed. Winners will be directly contacted via email or phone within the next week, latest by July 28.


Stop by the FIAF Lobby during the Bastille Day celebration to enter for a chance to win more than 20 unique items and experiences across fashion, lifestyle, and food, including the grand prize: a 5-day dream getaway for two to Saint Martin!

Tickets are available for 1 for $10, 3 for $25, and 10 for $50. Winners will be selected via a random drawing at 3pm ET on Friday, July 21.

All funds raised through the drawing go to support FIAF’s arts, culture, and education programs. Merci beaucoup for your generosity!

Grand Prize: A Dream Getaway for Two to Saint Martin

A five days/four nights for two persons to Saint Martin’s La Samanna, A Belmond Hotel, in a Deluxe Ocean View room including daily breakfast as well as airfare from New York City. Nestled on one of the most beautiful beaches in Saint Martin, Belmond La Samanna offers stunning cliff views, colorful botanicals, coveted privacy and endless opportunities for sea adventures. This is a place to embrace the joie de vivre that flows with the sea breeze, where vibrant island cuisine and sparkling toasts at sunset are simply a way of life. The “Friendly Island” will charm you with her joyous, multicultural atmosphere, festive nightlife, and fusion cuisine of French, Creole, and other exotic flavors. With 37 beaches on the island, treat yourself to a culinary or action-packed adventure, or just some rest and relaxation in the Caribbean sun. Get ready for an experience like no other!

Courtesy of La Samanna, A Belmond Hotel, and the Saint Martin Tourism Office

Premier Prize 1: Moulin Rouge! The Musical - Two Tickets

“Experience spectacular glamour” with coveted tickets to the electrifying Moulin Rouge! The Musical.

Immerse yourself in a world of passion, beauty, and breathtaking performances. Witness the iconic story unfold with stunning choreography, dazzling costumes, and unforgettable music. Don’t miss this opportunity to be captivated by the magic of Moulin Rouge.

Courtesy Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Premier Prize 2: FIAF Premier Membership & French Class Package

Indulge your passion for French art, culture, language, and joie de vivre! A FIAF Premier Membership gives you the highest level of access to the country’s top French cultural and educational center. This prize also includes a complimentary French class (11 weeks) for adults. Learn, improve, and practice your French with the best teachers in town!

Courtesy of FIAF
Membership is for two adults and up to four young people (18 & under). French class certificate is valid for one year.

L’OR BARISTA - Coffee & Espresso System

The L’OR BARISTA system applies high pressure to make coffee and espresso in a range of 6 different beverage sizes. Each cup is topped with crema, a delicate top layer of luxurious golden foam. Choose from a variety of L’OR single-serve coffee and espresso capsules, masterfully curated by L’OR Coffee Artists. Create your own masterpiece in taste.

Courtesy of L’OR Coffee

La Maison du Chocolat - One Bastille Hatbox

“A collection of gifts nestled in an elegant hatbox” – Our Iconic Coffret Maison Dark and Milk Chocolate, Parisian Macarons, Truffles, Rochers, & Bars. Retail value $480. An embodiment of French savoir-faire! SPECIAL OFFER: From June 14th – July 21st, 2023, spend $50 on our website ( and receive the Fruit Naturally Gift Box 16 pieces Vegan Chocolates for Free with code FIAFB23

Courtesy of La Maison du Chocolat

THERMOMIX Vorwerk - All-in-One Kitchen Appliance

“Culinary Mastery: Thermomix All-in-One Kitchen Appliance” – Discover the versatility of Thermomix, the ultimate kitchen companion that combines multiple functions in one powerful device. With precise temperature control, a robust motor, and a variety of pre-programmed recipes, Thermomix simplifies and automates cooking processes. From mixing and blending to cooking and steaming, this culinary marvel is adored by professional chefs and home cooks alike. Experience the convenience and culinary mastery of Thermomix in your own kitchen.

Courtesy of Thermomix

Assouline - A set of three Travel Books

“Travel Delightfully From Home” – Indulge your wanderlust with this trio of Assouline Travel From Home books. Explore the opulence of “Monte Carlo,” the charm of “Provence Glory,” and the allure of “St. Tropez Soleil.” Embark on a visual journey through these exquisite destinations, bringing their beauty and inspiration to your fingertips.

Courtesy of Assouline

La Joie de Vivre - Poster: Sempé "La Danseuse"

“Whimsical Artistry” – Adorn your walls with a charming 30x40cm poster from Sempé by Image Republic. Delight in the whimsical illustrations of renowned artist Jean-Jacques Sempé, capturing moments of everyday life with humor and grace. Bring a touch of artistry and joy to your home with this delightful poster.

Courtesy of French Bookstore INC La Joie de Vivre

Babette - One WEEK PACK: Fluffy Nude Soft Cleansing and Exfoliating Glove

Introducing our Week Pack featuring the Fluffy Nude cleansing and exfoliating glove from our KT Care range. This innovative glove combines two fibre technologies, offering a knitted fabric that is incredibly soft and effective in deep cleansing. Its compact size and flexibility make it convenient for on-the-go use with two, three, or four fingers. Experience the ultimate skincare tool wherever you are.

Courtesy of Babette Keller Liechti

Hamptons Fine Art Fair (July 13-16) -Two VIP Passes

Two exclusive VIP passes to July 13: Bastille Day Vernissage and weekend-access to The Hamptons Fine Art Fair in Southampton with 2 complimentary wine glasses of Château de Berne Rosé.

Winner selected on July 5.

Courtesy of Hamptons Fine Art Fair

Angelina Paris - One Gourmet Box

“Savor Angelina Paris Gourmet Delights” – Delight in the luxurious flavors of Angelina Paris with our Signature gourmet box. This exquisite collection features our renowned hot chocolate bottle, a delightful Mont Blanc tea, crispy crepes, berlingots, mints, and luscious chestnut cream. Experience the epitome of French gourmet treats in one enticing package.

Courtesy of Angelina Paris

Atelier Tuffery - One Jeans Apron

“Craftsmanship in Style” – Elevate your culinary adventures with an exquisite Jeans apron from Atelier Tuffery. Handcrafted with attention to detail, this apron features a yoke design and luxurious leather straps. Experience the perfect blend of style and functionality, adding a touch of artisanal charm to your cooking endeavors.

Courtesy of Atelier Tuffery

Château de Pommard : Clos Marey-Monge Monopole Vertical - 3 bottles

“Elegant Terroir Trilogy” – Immerse yourself in the prestigious world of Château de Pommard with this trio of flagship cuvées. Savor the exceptional vintages of 2014, 2015, and 2016, each showcasing the unique terroir and artistry of Burgundy winemaking. Elevate your collection with these exquisite bottles, destined to age gracefully. Cheers!

Courtesy of Château de Pommard

Café d'Avignon - $100 Tipsy Baker Gift Certificate

“Rockefeller Center Delights: Café d’Avignon Gift Certificate” – Experience the culinary wonders of Café d’Avignon with a gift certificate to their esteemed location in the iconic Rockefeller Center. Treat yourself to a delectable array of artisanal breads, pastries, and savory delights. Immerse yourself in the warm ambiance and impeccable service as you savor the flavors crafted with passion and precision. Elevate your dining experience with this enticing gift certificate from Café d’Avignon at Rockefeller Center.

Courtesy of Café d’Avignon

Saint James - $120 Gift Card

“French Chic at Your Fingertips” – Unlock the world of timeless fashion with a Saint James voucher. Shop online at and choose from a range of effortlessly stylish clothing and accessories. Embrace the iconic French heritage and elevate your wardrobe with classic Breton stripes and refined craftsmanship. Fashion awaits!

Courtesy of Saint James

Pistache NYC - A Dozen Canelés

“A Taste of Bordeaux’s Finest” – Experience the delight of a dozen Canelés, the renowned specialty pastry from Bordeaux, skillfully crafted by Pistache NYC. These mouthwatering treats feature a caramelized crust and a velvety, custard-like center, providing a harmonious fusion of flavors and textures. Delight in the essence of French elegance and gastronomy with each delectable bite.

Courtesy of Pistache NYC

Mon Cœur - $200 Children's Clothing Gift Certificate

Fashionable Fun for Little Hearts! Embrace the joy of dressing your little ones in Mon Cœur‘s collection of fun and whimsical baby and children’s clothing. Crafted with love and a commitment to sustainability, each garment is 100% Earth-loving. Let your children’s fashion reflect their vibrant spirits while nurturing a love for our planet.

Courtesy of Louise Vongerichten and Hamdi Ulukaya

Doré - A Limited Edition "L'Ensemble Plus"

The Limited Edition “L’Ensemble Plus” is a full six-piece set including Doré’s full line of Super Simple skincare and TF Design Vanity Tray and Cache Box. Doré’s Super Simple skincare routine is encapsulated in L’Ensemble Plus. It’s the answer to upgrading your skincare routine, while simplifying the steps. The complete set consists of La Micellaire, Le Cleanser, La Crème and Le Baume, designed to work together for a clean, gentle and effective daily regimen. Handcrafted in Tina’s iconic translucent resin, and cast in Doré’s singular green, the Vanity Tray and Cache Box are designed to perfectly hold the full set of Doré, elevating any bathroom vanity with their sleek and modern design.

L’Ensemble Plus is fragrance free and suitable for all skin types. EWG VERIFIED™ and Made in France”

Courtesy of Doré

Mille-feuille Bakery - One Box of 21 French Macarons

Indulge in a box of 21 exquisite French macarons from the renowned Mille-Feuille Bakery. Each delicate confection is meticulously crafted to perfection, offering an array of delectable flavors and vibrant colors. Treat yourself or share the joy of these heavenly treats with loved ones. Bon appétit!

Courtesy of Mille-feuille Bakery Cafe

Cheese2U - 2 FREE Cheese Baskets

“Cheese Lover’s Delight” – Indulge in the finest selection of imported specialty cheeses, butter, and whipped cream with 2 Cheese2U baskets. Discover a world of flavors and textures as you savor the artisanal craftsmanship. Whether for a luxurious picnic or a gourmet gathering, this basket will delight your taste buds. Bon appétit!

Courtesy of

France-Amérique - One-Year Print Subscription

“Discover the Best of French-American Culture” – Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of French-American culture with a one-year print subscription to France-Amérique. Delve into captivating articles, features, and insights that celebrate the rich heritage and connections between France and America. Stay informed and inspired with this exclusive subscription.

Courtesy of France-Amérique

Petit Pot - 2 Mixed Cases of Desserts

“French Desserts Paradise” – Delight in a variety of exquisite French desserts by Le Petit Pot. Indulge your taste buds with an assortment of delectable treats. Experience the delicacies of French desserts in the comfort of your own home. Bon appétit!

Courtesy of Petit Pot

Sensus Group - Vintage Citroën 2CV Ride

“Vintage Charm in the Big Apple” – Embark on a memorable adventure with a two-hour ride in a vintage Citroën 2CV around the vibrant streets of New York City. Experience the nostalgic charm of this iconic car as you explore the city’s iconic landmarks and hidden gems. A truly unique and enchanting way to discover the magic of NYC.

Courtesy of Sensus Group

Café Bilboquet - $50 Gift Certificate

“Gourmet Delights” – Treat yourself to a culinary journey with a gift card from Café Bilboquet in the heart of NYC. Experience the delectable menu and exceptional service as you savor their mouthwatering offerings. From artisanal pastries to gourmet coffees, immerse yourself in the elegant ambiance and enjoy a memorable dining experience. Elevate your gastronomic adventures with this enticing gift card from Café Bilboquet.

Courtesy of Café Bilboquet

TV5Monde & Sling TV - One-Year Subscription

“Immerse in French Entertainment” – Get ready to embark on a year-long journey of French language and culture with one-year subscriptions to the TV5MONDE online package and French Bouquet on Sling TV. Explore a world of captivating shows, movies, and documentaries, bringing the richness of French entertainment directly to your screen. Two lucky winners will enjoy this immersive experience. Bonne chance!

Courtesy of Natalie Warren for TV5Monde and Sling TV

Barachou - One Tray of 30 Cream Puffs

“Exquisite Temptations: Barachou Tray of 30 Cream Puffs” – Delight in an assortment of 30 heavenly cream puffs from Barachou. Each delicate pastry shell is filled with a luxurious cream filling, offering a divine fusion of flavors and textures. Treat yourself and your guests to this irresistible selection of indulgent treats.

Courtesy of BARACHOU

Kidville Montclair - One Free Month of Class & Playspace Membership

“Kidville Montclair Membership Experience” – Enjoy one month of a Single Class Membership* at Kidville Montclair with this exclusive offer. Immerse your child in a world of engaging classes and activities, valued at $125. Discover the exciting offerings at Let the fun begin!

Courtesy of Kidville Montclair

Macaron Parlour - Gift box

Treat yourself to a box of 24 heavenly macarons from Macaron Parlour. Experience pure bliss as you savor an exquisite assortment of flavors, carefully crafted with precision and passion. Each macaron delights with its delicate shells and delectable fillings, creating a symphony of taste and texture. Bid now for the chance to indulge in the sweet delights of Macaron Parlour’s macarons.

Courtesy of Macaron Parlour