The Bastille Day is the French Independence Day but also a great opportunity to see plenty of French cars in NYC streets.
Come to join the car parade with your French car !
Meeting on July 13th, 2014
9 AM Grant's Tomb
Riverside Drive @ 122nd St.
You can also join the main event between Fifth and Lexington avenues from noon to 5 PM.
"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!"
"Shop the French-themed market booths lining 60th Street from Fifth to Lexington avenues and discover the immense diversity of travel information, shopping activities, and French artisanal specialties offered. Steaming sweet and savory crêpes, luxurious macarons, special canelés from Bordeaux, velvety chocolates and sweet financiers—a cornucopia of delicacies await you, not just from France but also from the rest of the francophone world! Learn about travel and tourist destinations around the globe, browse the beauty and shopping booths, or enrich your cultural knowledge with a visit to the leisure and culture booths."