Established in 1988 by François Pasquier in Paris, with the simple intention of gathering his friends after a long journey, Le “very secret” Dîner en Blanc has evolved through word of mouth to become a tradition that attracts close to 15,000 people yearly showcasing prestigious sites in the French Capital. Three years ago Dîner en Blanc International was created with the goal of sharing this wonderful concept wi...
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 reconne...
Diner en Blanc's Boston premiere was spectacular! Hundreds of guests gathered in over 15 departure points spread throughout the city to head to a SECRET undisclosed location. They came by T, foot or chartered bus and with their tablemates, in groups of 50, headed towards the Boston Harbor. Clad in white head to toe and carrying their own tables, chairs,china, linens and gourmet picnic baskets they were in awe at the site of the John J...