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D-Day 75th Anniversary Gala

Celebrate our History, Honor our Heroes

About this Event

June 6th, 2019 will be the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings and with it, a wonderful occasion to celebrate our heroes from WW2.
Join us for a festive celebration of the freedom and way of life that were made possible by the Greatest Generation, 75 years ago.
Veterans, American and French official representatives will participate in this honoring of our shared values and history - an important heritage.
The proceeds of the fundraising activities will be donated to the Lone Star Veterans Association.


The Gala & Venue

Upon your arrival, you will walk through the Lone Star Flight Museum where you can discover the History of the Texas aviation. The gala dinner will take place at the Heritage Hangar, amongst a collection of rare aircraft, including a few WW2 models.

You will enjoy a 6-course French menu with wine pairings. The Chef has created special Normandy inspired dishes for the event.


Take a look at "Le Menu Célébration"

- Les Hors D’Oeuvres -

Shaved, House Cured Lamb on a Roasted Pear and Blue Cheese
Petite Cauliflower Quiche with Texas Pecan Pesto
Black Pepper Spices Pommes Frites served in Bamboo Cone with Cheese Fondue
Baked Camembert Crostini with Blueberry Compote

- Le Diner -

Le Potage Aux Fruits de Mer
Creamy Seafood Chowder
Crispy Leek, Fresh Dill, House Bacon

La Caille
Pan Seared-Cider Quail
Sweet Pea Purée, Fig Compote, Flax Seed Crisp

Le Trou Normand
Calvados Apple Sorbet
Sweet Basil

La Viande
Herb Crusted Beef Filet Mignon
Roasted Root Vegetable, Camembert – Potato Tart
Red Currant Demi-Glace

- Le Dessert -

Poached Pear
Toasted Almond Mousse, Crispy Tuile Cookie


Entertainment
During the evening, a famous local jazz band will perform classic themes and play some of your favorite tunes. Join us for a journey down memory lane, and an exciting night filled with surprises.


Organizers
The Consulate General of France & The French-American Chamber of Commerce of Houston.

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When
June 1st, 2019 6:30 PM   through   10:30 PM
Location
Lone Star Flight Museum
11551 Aerospace Avenue
Houston, TX TX 77034
United States

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Event Fee(s)
General Admission $ 250.00

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