Bastille Week celebrations start today (actually started on Tuesday).
Thursday, July 12: 3rd annual annual pétanque tournament, can-can dancers, pastis, et pommes frites at Cercle Rouge, from 10am-8pm; and Bastille Day Ball, from 7:30pm-1am at the Club 404.
Sunday, July 15th: Bar Tabac and Provence et Boit will have their pétanque tournaments (10th anniversary for the former) at Smith St. — [an esquared favorite and tradition]— avec live music, french fares, et Ricard et Lillet; and fi:af will hold its annual Bastille Day Celebration on 60th Street.
Saturday, July 14th, from 3pm to 3am, Times Square at the Novotel Hotel, will have its Bastille Day celebration in association with French Culture Nights, free with online registration.
o Rally Citroen — 13th annual rally and rendez vous around New York City, Sunday, July 15. Starts at 122th and Riverside at 10 am, running to 5th ave and 60th st, driving through the High Line and 3rd ave. Cars on display from 1 pm to 5 pm.
o French Restaurant Week, now thru July 15, which, bien sûr, Jules is participating, sans the guillotine this time.
o Bastille Day Wine Crawl NYC, Saturday, July 14, 12PM - 6PM.
o Second Annual Bastille Day Bash at Dekalb Market, downtown Brooklyn, Saturday, Juy 14, 6pm-10pm.
o Bastille Day Rooftop Party at Juliette, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Saturday, Juy 14, 6pm-10pm.
o Bastille Day Party at Flute Midtown, Saturday July 14, 5pm-10pm.