Current Membership Advantages with Partners
Membership in the Alliance Française de Chicago also gives individuals and families the ability to enjoy privileges with selected cultural or business partners.
Exceptional French Cuisine — Bistro Voltaire is the bread and butter of really true traditional classic French food. The whole menu is prepared according to the true French cooking tradition. Bistro Voltaire features a very extensive wine list with 100% French Wines. Members of the Alliance receive one complimentary selected glass of wine with valid membership card. Available Monday to Friday. Only redeemable once per week.
*Some special events not included.
Reduced price tickets to French language films* at Facets Cinémathèque ($7 instead of $9) for Alliance Française members. Present your membership card at the box office to receive discount. Join Facets French Email list to receive updates about upcoming French films.
1517 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago.
*Some special events not included.
Starting September 1, 2011, Members of the Alliance Française will enjoy a Complimentary Dessert for Two (2) every day, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Don't forget to show your membership card to benefit from this offer.
Bistronomic is LE nouveau restaurant with a French touch. Chef Martial Noguier (former Chef at Sofitel's Café des Architectes) has opened his own restaurant and proposes a modern take on the classic bistro menu.
840 N. Wabash Chicago, IL 60611
Reduced price tickets to French foreign language films on specific dates ($7 instead of $10) for Alliance Francaise members. (Not valid for special events, or with any other discount). Please check our bi-monthly e-newsletter or our facebook fan page for updates!
Time Out Chicago—Time Out Chicago Kids
A one year free subscription to Time Out Chicago for members of the Alliance Française or to Time Out Chicago Kids (members under 18). Subscriptions begin every Summer. Make sure to renew your membership or to join before summer to benefit from this offer!
• Time Out Chicago Kids, published bi-monthly, previews the best kid-friendly entertainment, activities, and restaurants in Chicago. It is an essential resource for parents! timeoutchicagokids.com
• Time Out Chicago delivers the best of Chicago each week, with special features, reviews, and listings. It's a must read for everyone who loves Chicago as much as we do. timeoutchicago.com
10% discount on Europa Bookstore books only (no magazines or newspapers) located at 832 N State St between Chestnut and Pearson. Europa is known throughout the city for its comprehensive selections of sparkling foreign-language reads, especially in French, German, Spanish and Italian.
All tickets to Music Box Theatre’s French foreign language films $7.25 — a $2.00 savings for Alliance Française members. (Not valid for special events, or with any other discount).
Download the complete calendar from the Music Box website.
Chicago Council on Global Affairs
$10 discount on any membership level at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.
Please contact Sarah Warner, Membership Services Coordinator at (312) 821-7540.
More information on membership benefits: www.thechicagocouncil.org
Take advantage of a wonderful new Belgian chocolatier/café right around the corner from the Alliance: Leonidas on Chicago Ave. at Rush St. A great way to prep for class, or continue the conversation after, Leonidas offers café, latté, croissant, Belgian waffles and crêpes—mmmm! Fresh chocolates are flown in from Belgium every week. Current special is a medium latté and croissant for $4.50. All AF members receive 10% off regular prices. Say bonjour to Iris behind the counter and enjoy a true Euro-style café.
Leonidas: 59 E. Chicago Ave. Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. www.leonidas-usa.com
Hendrickx Belgian Bread Crafter
10% discount at Hendrickx Belgian Bread Crafter located at 100 East Walton Street. Come and discover Belgian Country Bread, Belgian White Chocolate Bread, Real Croissants, Belgian Muffins... Baked everyday, on the premises by Renaud Hendrickx our Belgian Bread Crafter.
Opening Hours: Tue-Sat 8:30 a.m.–7:00 p.m., Sun: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
15 minutes blinking-light parking in front of bakery. Check out on Yelp.
UFEC (Union des Français à l’Etranger)
Member rates for all events organized by UFEC.
More information on UFEC: ufec.info