The military parade (14 of July)

The military parade of the 14th of July is an inescapable event of the celebration because of its popularity and the huge audiences it moves every year.

The parade of marching soldiers from Champs-Elysées to the Concorde through the Place de l'Etoile before millions spectators from all over France marks an instant of the population fusion.

The military parade of the 14th of July is held with the participation of different military schools: Ecoles multinationales de l'armée de l'Air, Aéronautique navale, Ecole du service de santé des armées, Ecole nationale de police, Régiment de cavalerie de la Garde républicaine… The parade includes troops march, air parades, moto parades…

The military parade of the 14th of July commemorates the defeat of the monarchy regime and the storming of the Bastille.