July 14, the date of the 1789 storming of a fortress in Paris called the Bastille, is celebrated nationwide in France and around the world. This year July 14 falls on a Saturday and Alliance Française d'Austin encourages everyone to enjoy dinner, live music, dancing, signature cocktails and special events that will be held throughout the city! Bastille Day festivities will be held at Chez Nous, Blue Dahlia, Justine's, Toulouse at the Domain, Hopfields, Chez Zee, Mort Subit, Sala and Betty, and Le Politique. Bastille Day crêpes, Belgian waffles and macarons will be available at Crêpe Crazy, La Pâtisserie, the Wafel Guys, Julie Myrtille and Saperlipopette, and enjoy live French chansons by Julie Slim and RendezVous at the Parker Jazz Club.
Don't miss this big night of French, fun and celebration, all available to you July 14th! Celebrate with friends French-style - AFA looks forward to seeing you out and about in Austin to celebrate Bastille Day on July 14th.