Annual Events & Activities:
Chevalier de la Barre Day
- July 1
Mainly a French observance, Chevalier de la Barre Day is a day that can be
celebrated by anyone who opposes religious oppression. The annual commemoration
marks the execution of the Chevalier de la Barre for impiety on July 1, 1766.
- July 4
In addition to Independence Day, the state of Minnesota celebrates Indivisible
Day in recognition of the importance of the separation of Church and
State. Click on the title link for more information.