Where to celebrate Bastille Day in New England?

From a French picnic, a cabaret show, or a game of pétanque, there are many ways to celebrate the French National Day with events all over New England!


If you know of any events not listed here, please let us know : juliet.iredale@diplomatie.gouv.fr


Bastille Day Celebration - Alliance Française du Maine

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Join the Alliance Française du Maine for a special Bastille Day celebration featuring pique-nique et pétanque!

The event will also include music, arts & crafts, trivia and food samples.

More information: afdume.org/event/bastille-day-celebration/

Sunset Sail Around Casco Bay

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Celebrate Bastille Day with the Language Exchange and take part of a sunset cruise around Casco Bay with food, drinks, and the company of Francophones or Francophiles!

More information : www.immersionprograms.com

LIVE Mini-Bastille Day Festival - L’Alliance Française de Portland

Saturday, July 17, 2021 12pm - 4pm
The Alliance will hold a LIVE Mini-Bastille Day Festival at Kamm House, Saturday, July 17, from 12-4 pm. This is a great opportunity for Alliance members to get together with friends and classmates on the Alliance’s terrace in honor of the National Holiday. COVID restrictions will be respected.

More information : www.afportland.org/


The French Cultural Center - Bastille Day Online Celebration!

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 6:30 to 7:45 PM
Join the French Cultural Center for a fun and educational virtual celebration! The event will feature speeches from Barbara Bouquegneau, Executive Director of the French Cultural Center, and Arnaud Mentré, Consul Général de France à Boston, a special lecture with Sarah Lund, music, and much more!
More information: frenchculturalcenter.org/

The French Cultural Center - Bastille Day Celebration at La Voile Brookline

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Celebrate La Fête Nationale with the French Cultural and La Voile! Come enjoy Bastille Day à la française with drinks, French appetizers, games, live accordéoniste and mini pétanque fields.

More information: frenchculturalcenter.org

The Beehive - Bastille Day Cabaret de Paris

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 8:30pm to 11pm+
The Beehive celebrates its French roots this Bastille Day as it transforms into Cabaret de Paris, featuring French fare and libations, hot club swing jazz by Les Astronautes, and sultry burlesque performances.

Menu Specials include Steak Tartare, Fresh Ahi Tuna Salade Nicoise, and Beef Short Rib Bourgogne with Spring Pea Remoulade. Our regular menu will be served too.

More information: beehiveboston.com

Bastille day wih petit Robert Bistro !

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 11 AM –to 10 PM
Join Petit Robert on Wednesday 14 for a Bastille Day celebration. On the menu: DJ, outdoor games like petanque, molky, ping-pong... food stands and a lot of fun !!

More information: http://www.petitrobertbistro.com/

Bastille Day at Bow Market

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM
La Fête Nationale comes to Bow Market on July 14th! In celebration of Bastille Day, Bow Market is doing its best Parisian impression and transforming its courtyard into an all-day picnic along with a pétanque court.

To participate, pre-order a picnic which will contain all of the essentials for an afternoon in the sun: a Clear Flour Bread baguette, Fromage, and your choice of a bottle of rosé selected by Rebel Rebel, or a beer brewed especially for the occasion by Remnant Brewing.

More information: www.eventbrite.com/e/bastille-day-at-bow-market-tickets

Bastille Day Dinner with Chef Charles Draghi!

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Join South End Buttery and Chef Charles Draghi for a 5-course dinner with wine pairings to celebrate Summer, France and Bastille Day!

Chef Draghi is praised for his unique cooking techniques, deep cultural knowledge and complete devoition to his craft. Classically trained in French cooking, he punctuates his dishes with the bright flavors of fresh herbs and creates sauces based on fruit and vegetable essences, all without the heaviness of added butter.

More information: www.eventbrite.com/e/bastille-day-dinner-with-chef-charles-draghi-tickets

New Hampshire

Celebrate Bastille Day with French Wine

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Celebrate Bastille Day by learning about wines from France, a country with a long and fascinating history of quality winemaking.

This tasting event is a great introduction to the intriguing and historic world of French wine. Learn about four main regions, their unique styles of wine, and why they are distinctive.

More information : www.eventbrite.com/e/celebrate-bastille-day-with-french-wine

Bastille Day at the Union League Cafe - Alliance Française de New Haven

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
The Alliance Française de New Haven will celebrate Bastille Day at the Union League Cafe, 1032 Chapel St., New Haven. There will be a cash bar and nibbles will be served. Space is limited, so make your reservation early!

More information : alliancefrancaisenewhaven.org/


Bastille Day Celebration - Alliance Française of the Lake Champlain Region

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Join the Alliance Française for a fun, family-friendly celebration of France’s national holiday, Bastille Day! This event will be located at Landry Park in Winooski and will be open to those of all ages.

This year’s festivities will include live music, a bake sale, a book sale, lawn games, and more! We are also happy to announce our partnership with the Maudite Poutine food truck who will be serving up some yummy poutine throughout the duration of the event.

Whether you are looking for a fun, family night out or just a quick bite to eat, the AFLCR’s Bastille Day Celebration is the place to be on July 14th!.

More information : www.aflcr.org/event/bastille-day-celebration-at-landry-park-winooski/

AFLCR Trivia Night – Bastille Day Edition

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Whether you’re a trivia junkie, a true Francophile, or just looking for a fun break from life’s stressors, the AFLCR’s Trivia night is sure to be enjoyed by all! Play alongside your family and friends or just bring yourself!

This event will be held via Zoom.

More information : www.aflcr.org/event/aflcr-trivia-night-bastille-day-edition/

Last modified on 08/07/2021

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