The United States is not the only country celebrating independence this month—the French have Bastille Day. Embrace your inner Francophile with French wine, cuisine, and entertainment that will have you exclaiming “Vive la France!” July 14.
- Chez Boët celebrates 225 years of Franco-American friendship with $6 small plates and $6 wines from 5 to 7 p.m., live piano music, and select bottles of wine for $16 with two or more main courses in the dining room. (239-643-6177)
- Bleu Provence Bastille Day Celebration, three-course prix fixe menu and live entertainment, 5 p.m. to close. (239-261-8239)
- La Bazenne Bastille Day Soirée en Blanc (White Night Cocktail Party), first 25 to RSVP will enjoy a complimentary La Bazenne Royal Champagne Cocktail, $5 French Happy Hour Drinks and Appetizers, and/or two entrees and bottle of wine for $38, beginning at 6 p.m. (239-682-8623)