The 2017 Bastille Day celebrations will, in fact, take the form of a 'Journée Hommage - Nice', a day of tribute.
This day will feature 4 highlights:
Participatory tribute to the Quai des Etats Unis, 09:00 to 20:00
The July 14 parade on Place Masséna, 16:30
The municipal tribute on Place Masséna, after the parade
The tribute concert on the 'mirroir d'eau' on the Promenade du Paillon, 21:00
More details of the programme are available on the town hall website (in French).