Bastille Days 2014
Bastille Days returns to Milwaukee July 10 – 13
Thursday July 10- 11am-Midnight
Friday July 11- 11am-Midnight
Saturday July 12- 10am-Midnight
Kid's Day Activities kick-off at 10am
Sunday July 13- 11am-9pm
Check out our 2014 complete line-up here!
Download our Bastille Days Brochure here, which contains a map of the festival grounds!
Bastille Days, Milwaukee’s popular French festival and one of the nation’s largest French-themed celebrations, returns to downtown Milwaukee’s Cathedral Square Park, July 10 – 13. The free, four-day bash attracts over 250,000 visitors annually who enjoy live music, an international marketplace, chef and wine demos, French and Cajun cuisine, roaming busker entertainment and a signature 43-foot Eiffel Tower replica offering hourly light shows.
Registration for the 2014 BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille Now Open- Click HERE to register
Bastille Days is located in Downtown Milwaukee and centered around Cathedral Square Park, providing a unique setting that both residents and visitors of East Town, always find charming.
The event is known for the impromptu street performers, roaming minstrels, a variety of interactive and musical entertainment. Bastille Days also boasts a wide variety of some of the best restaurant vendors in Milwaukee!
2014 Bastille Days Wine Tasting
Friday, July 11 & Saturday, July 12 2014
2 Tastings Each Day: One at 6:00 PM & 8:30 PM
(Wine Tastings Take Place in a Tent in the NE Corner of Cathedral Square Park)
For More information, click here
Big thanks to all of our Bastille Day Sponsors!
Sponsor Downtown's Favorite Festival
Bastille Days in downtown Milwaukee is the largest French themed outdoor festival in North America. It attracts around 200,000 people during the four-day festival. Aligning your company with this popular event gives you excellent exposure, ideal brand placement, and offers a unique opportunity to entertain your clients. Let us customize a sponsorship to fit all of your marketing needs.
Download a sponsorship information piece by clicking HERE.
Download this convenient "Get Around Guide" with all the construction projects and alternative direction suggestions HERE!
BASTILLE DAYS FACTS
Bastille Days celebrates its 33rd year in 2014.
The first Bastille Days took place July 17 & 18 in 1982.
The first Bastille Days was located on Jefferson Street directly in front of George Watts & Son.
The Storm the Bastille started in 1985.
Today Bastille Days has four stages and occupies eight city blocks.
Average participation in the BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille is now over 5,000!