Bastille Day sets French tone for week’s celebrations

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  • Photo provided by DAWN ROSS -- Bastille Day -- Celebrating Bastille Day at the Old State Capitol are, from left, State Archivist Florent Hardy, CODOFIL President Bill Arceneaux, French Consul General Jean Claude Brunet, Secretary of State Tom Schedler and Paul West, site manager of the French-based company SNF FLOPAN.

  • Advocate staff photo by PAM BORDELON -- Swine Wine -- Sampling wines at Swine Palace's annual Wine Gala July 11 are, from left, Artistic Director George Judy, Louise Kinney, Kristin Sosnowsky and Tom Anderson.

  • Photo provided by Lt. Col. SHIRLEY WHITTINGTON -- Hall of Fame -- At the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum's Hall of Fame banquet at Boudreaux's July 12 are, from left, Judge Earl Edwards, Elain Ellerbe, Ari Ellerbe Mathe, Nadine Tanner and Judge Harry Randow.

  • Photo provided by Lt. Col. SHIRLEY WHITTINGTON -- Hall of Fame -- At the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum's Hall of Fame banquet at Boudreaux's July 12 are, from left, Commissioner Christopher Epps, Keith Nordyke, John DeRosier, West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Michael Cazes, Judge L.J. Hymel and Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal.

  • Photo provided by AMBER ROSEAN -- The Moon -- Celebrating everything about the moon at Metairie Park Country Day School's 31st Creative Arts Banquet July 3 are spaceman Seth Gadsden, fourth from left, and crew, from left, Aidan Minihan, Olivia Cassreino, Yash Gupta, Isabela Zapata and Nicole Kazour.

  • Photo provided by AMBER ROSEAN -- The Moon -- Celebrating everything about the moon at Metairie Park Country Day School's 31st Creative Arts Banquet July 3 are 'Moon Maidens' Orly Diaz, left, and Emily Baumgarten.

  • Photo provided by AMBER ROSEAN - The Moon - Celebrating everything about the moon at Metairie Park Country Day School's 31st Creative Arts Banquet July 3 are spaceman Seth Gadsden, fourth from left, and crew Aidan Minihan, Olivia Cassreino, Yash Gupta, Isabela Zapata and Nicole Kazour.