Bastille Day 2021

The Alliance Française de Chicago invites you to our Bastille Day 2021 celebration!

This year, we're hosting two events: 

Bastille Day Afternoon

In the afternoon, join us for some French fun at the Alliance! 

Admission is $20 for members, $25 for non-members, $10 for kids 6-12, and FREE for children 5 & under. Admission includes the following:

  • Live music
  • French food and drink stations
  • Mini-marché with books, soaps, coffee, and AF Chicago swag
  • Kids activities: face painting, arts and crafts, cupcake decorating & more!
  • Balloon Animals 
  • Photo booth

Bastille Day Evening

SOLD OUT - In the evening, join us for a sophisticated soirée in the courtyard and salon! 

Admission is $25 for members and $30 for non-members, including the following:
  • Cocktail demonstrations by Emile Chaillot, Brand Ambassador for Grey Goose Vodka
  • DJ Max Bonnard 
  • Classic French games
  • Multiple food and drink stations
  • Mini-marché with books, soaps, coffee, leather goods, jewelry, art, and AF Chicago swag
  • Photo booth

We can't wait to celebrate with you in-person!




This event would not be possible without our incredible restaurant and beverage partners! 

avec RestaurantCashimiere CooksGrey GooseLoquacious Catering

Maison ParisienneMarchesa Sofitel Chicago   Two Brothers

  Vanille Patisserie ChicagoVenteux Chicago

The Alliance Française de Chicago complies with all city and state guidelines regarding COVID-19. For in-person events, we take temperature upon arrival, require masks when moving around the building, and social distance where possible. For the latest in our safety protocol, please visit this page