ANNUAL BARTENDER AND WAITERS RACE 4 P.M.

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ANNUAL BARTENDER AND WAITERS RACE 4 P.M.
Date:
July 14, 2013 9:00 pm
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Updated:
January 28, 2013

TO REGISTER FOR THE FRENCH MARKET BARTENDER & WAITERS RACE PLEASE EMAIL AKIRK@FRENCHMARKET.ORG WITH THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

Your Name

Your Restaurant Name

Your Email Address (yes, you need to type it into body of email!)

Your Phone Number

You will receive a confirmation within 24 hours. 

No more than 3 waiters/bartenders (any combination) may register PER ESTABLISHMENT.

 

SEE THE FULL SCHEDULE OF WEEKEND  EVENTS FOR BASTILLE DAY HERE:

http://af-neworleans.org/index.php?page=bastille-day-fete-2013

SATURDAY JULY 13thBASTILLE DAY FETE

The French Market plays host to Francophile fun all weekend in partnership with local French organizations. On Saturday at 9 a.m., enjoy a French dog contest in Dutch Alley followed by a pup parade to Washington Artillery Park across from Jackson Square. At 2 p.m., take a complimentary French Quarter walking tour that begins at the French Market and ends at the Old U.S. Mint where the Bastille Day Fete (French music, food, and drinks) will take place from 3-8 p.m.

 SUNDAY JULY 14TH: BASTILLE DAY FETE 

On Bastille Day itself, mingle with locals and French citizens all day at the French Market, starting with the 10:30 a.m. annual wreath laying ceremony hosted by the French Consulate General of New Orleans, at the Joan of Arc statue at New Place de France.  At 11:30 a.m., the festivities begin at the Farmers Market, culminating in our annual BARTENDER & WAITERS RACE:

 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Live French music with accordionist Norbert Slama

1:00 to 1:30 p.m.  Cocktail demonstration with Sazerac

1:30 to 1:45 p.m.  French trivia contest with Alliance Francaise

2:00 to 2:45 French cooking demo with Purloo, hosted by Southern Food & Beverage Museum

2:45 to 3:45 Live French music continues with Norbert Slama

4:00 Bartenders Race    4:15   Waiters Race

4:30 Awards Ceremony

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