Cathedral Square, Milwaukee, WI, used in the underground railroad, Joshua Glover rescue, 1854. Now the site of Jazz in the Park, Bastille Days, and ice skating. Magnificent building is St. John's Cathedral.
Bastille Days returns to Milwaukee July 10 – 13. Bastille Days, Milwaukee’s popular French festival and one of the nation’s largest French-themed celebrations, returns to downtown Milwaukee’s Cathedral Square Park, July 10 – 13. The free, four-day bash attracts over 250,000 visitors annually who enjoy live music, an international marketplace, chef and wine demos, French and Cajun cuisine, roaming busker entertainment and a signature 43-foot Eiffel Tower replica offering hourly light shows.