Staying in San Francisco for the summer or on vacation, you still want to party during the weekend of July 13th and 14th? We have selected the events taking place in the bay area to celebrate Bastille Day 2019.

Here is our selection for Saturday, July 13, 2019 called Bastille Day. It pays tribute to Franco-American friendship.

Bastille Day 2019Bastille Day: This event is organized under the patronage of the Consul General of France in San Francisco, Emmanuel Lebrun-Damiens, and is open to French, American and all residents and visitors. The day brings together the community from the bay area and displays many French activities and French vendors.
The official Bastille Day committee in San Francisco has prepared a full day of festivities on Embarcadero Plaza.
You will also find the Alliances Françaises of San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and Berkeley.
All the detailed program is here.

The Napa Alliance Française organizes an event exclusively for its members and students. More than details directly on their site.

Bastille Day bay areaBastille Day after party by L’Apéro in collaboration with Minna Gallery and Sonamo music. For a 10$ admission, you will get a cold cut plate from Fabriques Delices, cheeses from Marine French Cheese and a sweet treat from Petit Pot. The evening is obviously musical with DJ Franky Boissy, Sonamo band, DJ Oury and DJ Proper Brother. As Minna is a gallery, you will be able to dance while looking at Bouchra Pinto’s exhibition, just for the pleasure – Recommended attire, the sailor t-shirt … Many prizes to be won during the evening. Tickets here
Address: Minna Gallery – 111 Minna St. – San Francisco

Bastille Day bay areaRickshaw Stop  – For 21 years now, the Rickshaw Stop has been organizing a “pre-July 14” party. Dance on Brigitte Bardot, Serge Gainsbourg, Françoise Hardy, and many other French artists. Although it is not mandatory, it is recommended to wear your 60’s look to be completely in the mood.
Ticket: $10 with disguise – $12 without – Tickets here
Address: Rickshaw Stop – 155 Fell St. – San Francisco

And our selection for Sunday, July 14, 2019, France National Day:

Alliance Française Berkeley – Event cancelled on July 14th – Let’s party on the 13th on Embarcadero

French Alliance of Santa Rosa and the Franco-American Charter School offer live music with jazz, accordion .. activities for children, a Sing-Along in French … you will find something fun to do for all ages. You can bring your own blanket and picnic or buy your meal from Bistro 29 which will sell savory and sweet crepes, salads … and drinks. The party will begin at noon.
Address: Doyle Park, 700 Dr. Doyle Park, Santa Rosa

Bastille Day bay areaPalette Restaurant – from 5 pm to 7 pm, you will be able to sip Champagne Brut Premier Roederer Brands from Maisons et Domaines. Come and enjoy French specialties with some bubbles in a musical atmosphere while discovering the work of Aline Dazogbo.
Address: Palette – 816 Folsom Street – San Francisco

Mathilde French Bistro will celebrate July 14th with a menu featuring seasonal ingredients (starter-entree-dessert) for $40. This special menu can be ordered between 5 pm and 6:15 pm. All will be accompanied throughout the evening with the trio Gypsy Trio Band.

Café Bastille will serve brunch on Sunday, July 14th with live music.
Address: Café Bastille – 22 Belden pl – San Francisco

Bastille Day bay areaBar Fluxus will celebrate from 2 pm through 2 am with  a French vibe. Book online
Address: 18 Harlan Place – San Francisco

 

Bastille Day bay areaAmelie Wine Bar organizes a 90s French hip hop party from 5 pm to midnight with DJ Marti. Suggested outfit -Tacchini tracksuit, open shirt, and shining gold chain!
Address: Amelie Wine Bar – 1754 Polk St. – San Francisco

Happy National Day