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Bastille Day Los Angeles

Elysian Park goes a bit oh la la.



    Bastille Day Los Angeles
    Party it up ahead of Bastille Day at Elysian Park.

    We are not here to pick on Wednesday. Wednesday has enough to deal with -- that whole unfortunate "hump day" nickname for a start -- and we don't want to add to its woes.

    But when a holiday like Bastille Day falls mid-week, one of course looks to the weekend, either before or after, to celebrate. The 2010 Bastille Day is indeed on a Wednesday -- Wednesday, July 14, to be exact -- but le grand LA party happens on Sunday, July 11 at Elysian Park near Dodger Stadium.

    Will there be baguettery? French nibbles and delights? Chances to win nice things like a trip to the City of Light? And le popular Waiters' Race?

    There will be. Plus a market, clowning, things to shop for and things to look at. An online ticket is $5. Oh la la indeed.