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Dreaming of White

Posted by Alison Love on October 20, 2013 | 0 comment

Thanks again to everyone who attended our first official Diner en Blanc Okanagan in July. We are already scouring the valley for the perfect backdrop for our 2014 version. To view photos and videos of Diner en Blanc Okanagan, please visit the Gallery tab on this website or simply click this link.  https://okanagan.dinerenblanc.com/media

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Diner en Blanc welcomes 600 guests in Kelowna

Posted by Alison Love on July 08, 2013 | 1 comment

The global phenomenon, Dîner en Blanc, was a tremendous success last Thursday in Kelowna’s signature City Park.  Almost 600 people attended the Okanagan’s first edition of the secret event that has become famous worldwide for its spectacular visuals of guests dressed in white from head to toe.   “Our dream was to bring a unique culinary experience to the Okanagan while continuing to establish the Okanagan as a culinary destination. Diner en Blanc Okanagan was the realization of that dream,” says Diner en Blanc Okanagan co-host Alison Love. “This international event was literally a traffic stopper in downtown Kelowna on Thursday night and put us...

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The Style of Diner en Blanc Okanagan

Posted by Alison Love on June 28, 2013 | 0 comment

When the worldwide phenomenon Diner en Blanc arrives in the Okanagan this summer, it presents a unique opportunity to wear white head to toe while being part of something magical.   Described as a secret ‘pop-up picnic’ Diner en Blanc Okanagan will see hundreds of guests descend upon a public location in the valley; all wearing white, and carrying fully packed picnic baskets.  The outfits are as important as the food and fun during this unique experiential event.  Unlike stuffy dinner parties, Dîner en Blanc encourages the social aspect of a community dinner party while creating camaraderie with the dress code and creativity with the menu selection.  ...

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Worldwide epicurean phenomenon Dîner en Blanc® arrives in the Okanagan this summer!

Posted by Alison Love on May 21, 2013 | 0 comment

Worldwide epicurean phenomenon Dîner en BlancÒ arrives in the Okanagan this summer! More than 800 guests are expected to participate in the Okanagan’s first ‘official’ edition of Dîner en Blanc   Kelowna, May 21, 2013 – From global phenomenon to highly sought-after “secret,” Dîner en Blanc will take over Kelowna’s public space for the first time this summer on July 4, 2013. This très chic picnic, imported from Paris, is equal parts mystery tour, pop-up feast and je ne sais quoi. Last year’s unofficial edition saw 200 people gather at­­­­ Kelowna’s waterfront for a memorable soir...

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Le Dîner en Blanc celebrates its 25th anniversary!

Posted by Sandy Safi on May 20, 2013 | 0 comment

Le Diner en Blanc, the worldwide epicurean phenomenon, is now celebrating its 25th anniversary! Launched by François Pasquier and his close friends 25 years ago, Paris’ Dîner en Blanc now brings together over 10,000 people each year in some of the most prestigious locations throughout the French capital.   In the summer of 1988, Pasquier had just returned to Paris after a few years abroad and held a dinner party to reconnect with friends. So many wished to attend that he asked them to convene at Bois de Boulogne dressed in white, so as to be recognizable to one another. Each attendee was also asked to bring a friend. The evening was such a hit that guests wanted ...

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