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July 14 – July 17
After a two-hiatus, Bastille Days, an exuberant celebration of French culture, music, and cuisine, returns to Downtown Milwaukee. The free festival kicks off with the Storm the Bastille Run/Walk July 14. On July 16, youngsters can enjoy Kids Day, which includes a Beignet Breakfast, French lessons, Milwaukee Ballet performances, and more. Robin Pluer, Terence Simien and the Zydeco Experience will be among the festival’s diverse entertainment lineup. Grab a snack from one of many food vendors, including Crawdaddy’s on Greenfield, Smokin’ Jack’s BBQ, and Creme and Crepe Cafe, and sample a glass of vino at a wine tasting sponsored by Door Peninsula Winery.