Bastille Day on 60th Street, New York City | Sunday, July 14, 2013, from noon–5pm:
"Bastille Day on 60th Street
Sunday, July 14, from noon–5pm
Between Fifth and Lexington Avenues, NYC
Free and Open to the Public
Celebrate Bastille Day and enjoy the best of French culture at the French Institute Alliance Française's annual street fair on 60th Street!
From crêpes, éclairs, and fromages with refreshing wine and beer, to live music, you won’t want to miss New York City’s ultimate French summer fête. Try your luck at our famous prize drawing, and shop for classic crafts, gourmet treats, and special gifts, as les enfants enjoy face painting and arts-and-crafts activities at the Kids’ Corner.
For more than ten years, Bastille Day on 60th Street has been the largest public celebration of the historic friendship between France and the United States commemorating France’s own Independence Day on July 14, 1789.
Don’t miss an afternoon full of fun for the entire famille!"