The Madison Valley neighborhood in Seattle will host their third annual “Bastille Bash” on Saturday, July 12 from 3-8 p.m. Festivities will take place up and down East Madison Street from 27th to 30th Avenues. Guests will enjoy a festive Bastille Day atmosphere, indulge in French inspired food from Madison Valley restaurants, sip French and Northwest wines, local spirits and beers, and enjoy entertainment from live musicians, street performers and burlesque dancers, as well as shop sidewalk sales, all presented by Madison Valley businesses.
Tickets: (free to attend, purchase food and wine tickets)
Food is priced at $2.50, $5.00, $7.50 per bite and tickets can be purchased in $10 increments. The Wine Passport includes tastings of wine, beer and spirits from 10 purveyors for $20 per person. Tickets can be purchased in advance online or at the event. http://madisonvalley.org/events/p/bastille-bash-2014.html
Proceeds from the event directly benefit the Detlef Schrempf Foundation and Art With Heart. Art with Heart is on a mission to help children overcome trauma through creative expression.
Bastille Bash will feature performances by the following local artists:
Live music: Vin Voleur, Nu Klezmer Army, Isobella Bloom Duet, street buskers and more.
Burlesque & Dance: The Shanghai Pearl, Russel Bruner, Inga Ingenue, Rainbow Fletcher, The Castaways, and Holly Pop.
Street performers: Cherry Manhattan as Marie Antoinette, juggler Nickolai Pirak, stilt walker Babette LaFave, mime Tiny Tim, and more.