Ooh la la! Francophiles have their choice of fetes to celebrate Bastille Day. NYC's annual events include street fairs, outdoor parties, dance events and performances (the cancan!), and more great things to do outside.
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When is Bastille Day?
Officially, Bastille Day is on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. The holiday is always held on July 14 to celebrate French National Day (July 14, 1789). When the French holiday does not fall on a Sunday, NYC celebrations are held the Sunday before, so this year you can celebrate Bastille Day in NYC on Sunday, July 12, 2015, from 12pm to 5pm
What is Bastille Day?
Bastille Day, also known as French National Day, is a holiday celebrating the beginning of the French Revolution and the Storming of the Bastille.
Where is Bastille Day?
The Bastille Day on 60th St fair takes place on 60th street between Lexington Avenue and Fifth Avenue.
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