6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Friday, Oct 19, 2018

Centennial GalaFriday, October 19, 2018
Memorial Union Great Hall
6 pm cocktail hour 
featuring the Wilder Deitz Trio
7 pm dinner

Join us Friday night of Homecoming Weekend to celebrate our 100th Anniversary as we honor the people, past & present, who have made the French House what it is today. We will also look forward to the future of the French House on our campus and in our community.

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On the menu*

Great HallL’APÉRO

Featuring French-inspired melodies by the WIlder Deitz Trio, with Champagne or non-alcoholic sparkling cider on the house. A cash bar is available throughout the evening. Appetizers will include charcuterie, tapenade, tartes salées and canapés.


Le Plat Principal A choice of four main dishes Lightly breaded farm-raised chicken, chardonnay sauce, red pepper purée, herb oil, Yukon mash, seasonal vegetables, or Beef short ribs, red wine demi, chive goat cheese polenta, seasonal vegetable, or Sake salmon, sautéed spinach, cilantro rice, seasonal vegetable, or Grilled vegetable stack, polenta, sautéed spinach, tomato buffalo mozzarella, balsamic glaze, cilantro lime crème fraîche

La Salade Tossed salad greens with pomegranate, feta, and hazelnut champagne pear vinaigrette

Le Fromage A selection of French and local cheeses

Le Dessert Coffee and dessert buffet with petits fours and mini tarts provided by the French House

*Our menu is subject to change based on availability. If you have dietary restrictions, please contact us directly and we will do our best to accommodate you. Merci!Register here

Need a hotel?  The French House has secured blocks of rooms at the Madison Concourse Hotel and the Sheraton Hotel. Follow this link here to find out more.

It’s Homecoming 2018!   Follow this link here to find out more.