Brisbane gets Frenchy

Brisbane's first big French Festival is on at Southbank Cultural Forecourt this Saturday July 17 10am til 10pm ... and its free.

The full program includes cooking demonstrations, French wine tastings, French travel information, language info, fashions, dancers, childrens activities, petanque and lots more.

Here's some highlights -

Cooking Demonstrations - 12pm to 1pm
Learn how to cook French with the Black Pearl Epicure cooking school!

French Can Can
French Can Can dancers show will be held on the main stage.
At 5.40pm, 7.40pm and 8.40pm

Burlesque Show
Burlesque show with Lola the Vamp will take place on the main stage at 6.25pm