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Fireworks, disco dancing mark Bastille Day

Sunday, July 15, 2012 - 00:43

July 15 - Parisians celebrate French national day under the Eiffel Tower. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Parisians celebrate Bastille Day under the Eiffel Tower Saturday night. A giant disco ball turned the Champs de Mars, the lawn area in front of the Eiffel Tower, into a dance floor as revelers grooved to classic disco tunes. Traditional Bastille Day fireworks lit up the night sky. Earlier in the day, French President Francois Hollande led France's annual Bastille day military parade as French troops marched down the Champs Elysees and jets streamed the national colours overhead.

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Fireworks, disco dancing mark Bastille Day

Sunday, July 15, 2012 - 00:43