Don’t Miss Out On Bastille Day Celebrations In New Orleans
The City of New Orleans goes all out when it comes to honoring its French heritage. This is especially the case on Bastille Day (Sunday, July 14). We can make sure you get to all your favorite Bastille Day celebrations on time and looking your best. Here a few events you don’t want to miss:
Friday Nights at NOMA: French Fête
Friday Nights at NOMA features an exciting lineup of programs in 2019: live music, movies, children’s activities, and more. Regular admission prices apply—NOMA members are FREE—but there is no extra charge for programs or films. All galleries, the Museum Shop, and Café NOMA remain open till 9 pm.
NOMA celebrates all things French on July 12, two days in advance of Bastille Day. Join us for delicious food, wine, music, entertainment, and children’s activities inspired by New Orleans’ Gallic heritage
- July 12
- 5 – 8 pm: Art on the Spot drop-in activity table
- 5:30 – 8:30 pm: Music by Susanne Ortner’s Ambiance Française
- 6 pm: Artful Palate cooking demonstration with Chef Chris Montero
- Additional details will be listed closer to the event date.
For more information visit: https://noma.org/event/friday-nights-at-noma-french-fete/
13th Annual Faubourg St. John Bastille Day Block Party
Feeling French? Celebrate Bastille Day in the neighborhood of French Creole aristocracy! The 2019 Faubourg St. John Bastille Day Block Party will be on Saturday, July 13, 2019, between 4:45 PM and 9:45 PM. Neighborhood merchants will have food and beverages for sale and an arts market. There will be two bands and a costume contest for the best Marie Antoinette or Napoleon costume. Bring your dancing shoes, your friends, and relatives! There will be dancing between 5 PM and 9:30 PM. Jaime Lynn Vessel will play 5:00-6:45PM and Harmonouche with Raphael Bas will play from 7:35 to 9:45PM. Cynthia Scott will sing her stirring rendition of “La Marsellaise” at 5:30. Everyone is welcome.
For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/880881565582701/
Couvant + Möet Hennessy present: First Annual Bastille Day Soirée!
On July 14, Mingle and meander through Couvant and its garden courtyards to the sounds of French pop and hip hop. Enjoy free flowing Möet & Chandon Imperial Brut Champagne & French 75’s featuring Hennessy. The Merry Antoinettes will be on hand to elevate the revelry. Couvant will be featuring an oyster shucking station, cochon roti, an array of sweet and savory hors d’oeuvres, and more!
For more information visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bastille-day-soiree-tickets-63490672310