Bastille Day on 60th Street
Sunday, July 12 •
Between Fifth and Lexington Avenues, NYC
Bring the whole famille to the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)'s ultimate summer fête and enjoy an afternoon of French food, culture, and entertainment!
Enter the Prize Drawing for a chance to win incredible prizes including a trip to France. Indulge in French delicacies like crêpes, éclairs, macarons, and more at booths along 60th street. Savor a great selection of wines, cheeses, beers, and cocktails at tastings at FIAF. Enjoy performances by Can-Can dancers, the Chorale Arpège from Martinique, the Hungry March Band and more. Les enfants will get a kick out of face painting, craft activities and cooking classes, mime acts, and a vintage Citroën car show.
For over ten years, Bastille Day on 60th Street has been the largest public celebration in New York commemorating France’s Independence Day (July 14, 1789) and its historic friendship with the United States.