Bonjour Bastille Day!

Sunday, July 14, 2019
Free, rain or shine!

There’s no one better than Barbette to pay homage to the national French celebration. For 16 years it’s been voila! As guests are transported to France for an afternoon of frites, drink and entertainment. 

Featuring MC Foxy Tann, DJ Sean McPherson, Tacky Annie, Throw The House, Nadine DuBois & Les Folies Risque, Scrunchies, Sweet J.A.P., Mark Mallman,  The Brass Messengers, Infiammati Fire Circus, The Aviary & FlyGirl Productions, Circus Juventas, Epitome No Question, Picnic Operetta, 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, Sociable Cider, Pendleton, Jaume Serra Cristalino, Hangar 1 Vodka, Boodles Gin,  Thrifty Hipster, Yelp!The Aviary, and Mpls Tap Water.

Serving picnic eats and MN Nice Cream!

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2:00 DJ Sean McPherson
STREET 2:40 Mixed Precipitation feat. Picnic Operetta
2:55 Tacky Annie
STREET 3:35 Mixed Precipitation feat. Picnic Operetta
3:50 Throw the House
STREET 4:30 Epitome No Question
4:45 Nadine DuBois & Les Folies Risque
STREET 5:15 Epitome No Question
5:30 Scrunchies
STREET 6:15 Epitome No Question
6:30 Sweet J.A.P.
7:30 Mark Mallman
8:15pm Brass Messengers & Infiammati Fire Circus

A portion of event proceeds will benefit Be The Match. For those diagnosed with blood cancers like leukemia, a cure exists. Be The Match manages the largest marrow registry in the world connecting patients to donors. By supporting Be The Match, you are giving hope to thousands of patients in need of a transplant. Learn more about Be The Match and the registry:

Bastille Day has been zero waste for 9 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!

Thanks to our partners who help make this event possible! New Belgium Brewing, City Pages Minneapolis, The Current, Tattersall Distilling, Pendleton Whisky, Hangar 1 Distillery, Boodles Gin, Minneapolis Tap Project, YELP Minneapolis, Perrier, Sociable Cider Werks, Bourget Imports, The Aviary,, and Cristalino!

Interested in partnering with us? Contact for sponsor information!