Bastille Day – Overview

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Eiffel10th Annual Bastille Day
July 9, 2016

Media Business Authority and Media Arts Council will host its 10th Annual Bastille Day Celebration in downtown Media on July 9, 2016.

Learn more about the 2016 Bastille Day celebration.

We celebrate Bastille Day as an historic event symbolic of the freedom that paved the way for, among other things, artistic expression. The Bastille Day celebration offers attendees of all ages a unique experience filled with art, music and historical attractions. More than 40 businesses participate, along with numerous artists, musicians, and performers.

We celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776 during the American Revolution and the Storming of the Bastille Prison in Paris on July 14, 1789 during the French Revolution.

This is a free, family-friendly event. State Street typically is closed to traffic between Jackson and Orange Streets.

 

Bastille Day is brought to you by…

The Media Arts Council would like to thank the following Premier Bastille Day sponsors without who’s help we could not provide this free event to the public.


How do I participate with the next Bastille Day?

Thank you for your interest in becoming involved with the Bastille Day Celebration. Please contact us for more information. And come back to this page soon for more information on how you or your organization or company can be involved in the next big event.

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