This Sunday, Barbette’s popular annual celebration returns. Taking the stage at this year’s Bastille Day Block Party will be electronic artist Aby Wolf, hip-hop mavens Heiruspecs, and rocker Mark Mallman, plus Monica LaPlante, Black Widows, and Brass Messengers. In between jams, the masses will be entertained by Infiammati Fire Circus, burlesque talents Nadine DuBois and Les Folies Risque, and daredevils from Aviary Aerial Fitness. Prepare for lines if you plan to drink or eat, but rest assured, your selections will be delicious: Organic picnic foods, champagne cocktails, and other fancy treats are usually offered.
PROMOTIONAL EVENT DESCRIPTION Bastille Day! Cake will be served
Bonjour Bastille Day! Free, rain or shine!
There’s no one better than Barbette to pay homage to the national French celebration. For 14 years it’s been voila! As guests are transported to France for an afternoon of frites, drink and entertainment. Featuring MC Foxy Tann, Aby Wolf, Black Widows, Monica LaPlante, Nadine DuBois & Les Folies Risque, Mark Mallman, Heiruspecs, The Brass Messengers, Infiammati Fire Circus, Theatre Forever, The Aviary & FlyGirl Productions, a local artist market, and more! A portion of the event proceeds benefit Be The Match. Loved by all and supported loyally by local partners including New Belgium Brewing, 89.3 The Current, City Pages, Hangar 1, Tin Cup, Citadelle, Crispin, Jaume Serra Cristalino, Pamp Fizz, Olcaviana, Lillet, Thrifty Hipster, Yelp!, Eureka Recycling, and Mpls Tap Water.
Serving picnic eats and MN Nice Cream!
Bastille Day has been zero waste for 7 years thanks to our partnership with Eureka Recycling! Through careful planning and the participation of everyone attending, this event can generate no waste. By eliminating, reusing, recycling and composting all the discards generated here, we are greatly reducing our impact on the environment!
This is a hot asphalt event, leave your dogs at home!