Where to celebrate Bastille Day in New York?
Where to celebrate Bastille Day in New York ?
July 7 through July 14
Sample French dishes during French Restaurant Week (July 7 through 14): several French restaurants offer very reasonably priced menus to allow everyone to discover and enjoy French cuisine. Find the list of participating restaurants below :
Friday, July 11
Attend the « Bastille Day Ball » : the annual “Bal musette” organized by the Comité des Associations Françaises et de la langue française de New York will take place at the Club 404, on Tenth Avenue, from 6 pm to 1 am. Purchase your tickets here: http://www.baldu14juillet.org/2014/
Sunday, July 13
Walk along 60th Street, between Fifth and Lexington avenues. The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) organizes a street fair, an iconic Bastille Day event in New York. Culinary delights will be for sale, and the Petits Chanteurs de Monaco choir will perform at 2 pm. For more details on this event: http://www.bastilledayny.com/index.shtml
Follow the vintage French car parade starting at 10 am : the parade will leave at 10 am from Grant’s Tomb and end at the FIAF street fair.
Compete in the Pétanque tournaments on Smith Street in Brooklyn : the « Bar Tabac » and « Provence en Boîte» restaurants will organize the competitions, as well as a lively street fair.
Attend the « Bastille Day Celebration » organized by Maison Harlem : all afternoon, convivial events will take place at Sugar Hill Market to celebrate the French national holiday.
Maison Harlem, 341 st Nicholas ave., New York, NY 10027
Monday, July 14
Attend the reception organized by the Consulate on Monday, July 14, from 6 :00 pm to 8:00 pm. Listing is now closed for this event.