Press "Enter" to skip to content

Celebrate Bastille Day Fête 2024

NEW ORLEANS – The Alliance Française de la Nouvelle-Orléans is thrilled to announce Bastille Day Fête 2024, a spectacular celebration of French culture, set to take place on July 12 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. This year’s fête promises an unforgettable evening filled with vibrant entertainment, exquisite cuisine and a strong commitment to sustainability, all set within the historic and charming ambiance of New Orleans.

In honor of Bastille Day, you’re invited to immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry that defines France. This year’s event will feature a delightful musical performance by Pardon My French with special guest, Anna Laura Quinn. Their passionate French-inspired songs ensure that the evening remains filled with enchanting melodies and a festive atmosphere.

Adding to the evening’s allure, Alliance Française is excited to present a Silent Disco hosted by Dohm Collective. Attendees can choose between two channels and dance with personal wireless headphones, creating a unique and immersive experience.

A highlight of the Bastille Day Fête will be our highly anticipated Costume Contest. it is encouraged guests showcase their creativity and flair by donning their most imaginative French-inspired attire. Detailed rules and information about the contest are provided on our website, ensuring a fair and enjoyable competition for all participants.

This year, Alliance Française is particularly proud to emphasize its commitment to sustainability. The Bastille Day Fête 2024 will be greener than ever, as they encourage all guests to use reusable cups for their beverages. This initiative aims to significantly reduce the amount of non-biodegradable and non-recyclable waste generated during the event. By making these small but impactful changes, we hope to set a positive example for eco-friendly celebrations.

Admission to the event is attractively priced to ensure that everyone can join in the celebration. Pre-sale tickets are $5 for members of the Alliance Française or $10 for non-members through July 11th, and $15 at the door. Alliance Française expresses deep gratitude to the generous sponsors, whose support makes this event possible. Special thanks go to Perrone & Sons LLC, BCI Bonneté, Urban South, Roulaison, The French Stall, and Glass Half Full for their invaluable contributions.

For more information and to secure your place at this esteemed event, please contact Karla Ewing at or call the Alliance at (504) 568-0770. Tickets can be reserved online at The family-friendly celebration will begin at 6pm and continue to 10pm. The event will be held at the Alliance Française, 1519 Jackson Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130.

Alliance Française warmly invites you to join in for an evening that promises to be filled with joy, cultural enrichment, and community spirit. Your presence and support are instrumental to the continued success of the Alliance Française de la Nouvelle-Orléans. They say, “Merci,” for joining them on this journey of cultural celebration and community enrichment. They look forward to seeing you at Bastille Day Fête 2024, where we will celebrate liberty, equality, and fraternity with a uniquely New Orleans twist.


Mission News Theme by Compete Themes.