Magnifique! Celebrate Bastille Day in downtown Fairfield today
Published 7:05 am, Sunday, July 10, 2011
Get a jump on Bastille Day celebrations -- traditionally, celebrated July 14 in France -- with the annual local version of the fete today (Sunday, July 10) on Sanford Street in downtown Fairfield.
The event, from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., will feature traditional French fare from local restaurants, the Brasserie and Cafe Lola, as well as French crafts, books, clothing and more.
A petanque tournament -- similar to bocce -- is played throughout the day.
For information, call 203-254-8094 or visit the website, www.thebrasseriect.com.