HOUSTON, TX -- This weekend in Houston will see some serious celebration and events. Not only is it Bastille Day on Friday, the celebration of the storming of Paris' Bastille prison in 1789 by revolutionaries, but there's lots more.
This is just some of what Houston has to offer this weekend according to 365ThingsInHouston:Bastille Day in Houston (Friday, July 14)Bastille Day at Brasserie Du Parc Houston in Downtown | 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. | $48 per person
"Kick off the party at the bar and then head to the dinner table to enjoy a special menu created by Chef Philippe Verpiand and Chef Romain Mauger at Brasserie Du Parc Houston." | 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. "This celebrates Bastille Day with a special menu showcasing dishes that represent the blue, white, and red of the French Flag. Menu items will be sold a la carte." | 5 p.m. start time | $78 per person"Dine on a four-course dinner from Master Chef of France Philippe Verpiand accompanied by two optional wine pairings along with live music at Etoile Cuisine et Bar. $78 per person, with two optional wine pairings ($24 and $28)." | 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. | $35 ($40 the day of) per person"Enjoy a special wine tasting featuring wines from the locally owned winery, Liberation de Paris, in honor of Bastille Day this popular outpost in Shady Acres. Each wine will be paired with a delicious light bite." (discounts apply for kids)"Dance and celebrate Bastille Day just north of the Loop with the live singing duo Deborah Boily and Jerry Atwood. Tucked away inside Culinary Institute LeNôtre, Le Bistro will offer three different French buffets at Le Bistro."Other Houston Events this Weekend
Viva El Tequila Fest, Cadillac Bar | Friday, July 14, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. | $35Shoot tequila samples try cocktails and beer, eat from the Taco Me Crazy food truck.Houston Astros vs. Minnesota Twins | Friday, July 14 to Sunday, July 16 | Tickets $15 and upRoot on the Astros as they take on the Twins in the three-game series at Minute Maid Park. The games are at: 7:10 p.m. on Friday, 6:10 p.m. on Saturday and 1:10 p.m. on Sunday.Houston Roller Derby Doubleheader | Saturday, July 15, 7 p.m.| Tickets $15 and upWatch the Bayou City Bosses take on the Brawlers, and the Valkyries take on the Psych Ward SirensHouston Symphony: The Music of Prince | Saturday, July 15, 7:30 p.m. | Tickets start at $29Watch the Houston Symphony honor the music of Prince at Jones Hall as they are led by conductor Brent Havens.Kendrick Lamar in Concert | Saturday, July 15, 7:30 p.m. | Tickets start at $49.50Award-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar will perform hits from his new album "Damn" and others at the Toyota Center.Article image via ShutterstockThanks for your feedback! Now share it with your friends!Thanks for your feedback. Originally published July 13, 2017.
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