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Le Dîner en Blanc Atlantic City

Posted by Natanya DiBona on March 15, 2022 | 0 comment

We are excited to announce that in conjunction with the 10th Anniversary of Le Dîner en Blanc Philadelphia, we're taking the party to the Shore for the very first Le Dîner en Blanc Atlantic City!!!  (Yes, we're hosting TWO events this summer and we hope you will join us for both!) Please make sure to follow @dinerenblancatlanticcity on FB and IG for updates on: the opening of the waitlist, opportunities to volunteer, registration phases, and the date announcement!  Atlantic City is excited to welcome our event and we have some fun things planned, so stay tuned! 

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Complimentary Friends of Rittenhouse Square Membership

Posted by Natanya DiBona on September 22, 2021 | 0 comment

Attention DEBPHL21 Attendees!  Have you registered for your complimentary Friends of Rittenhouse Square Membership yet?  The link was included in the Thank You email that was sent to all guests on September 7th.  Make sure to fill out your guest survey, too!  

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Own a Cornhole Set from #DEBPHL21 & Attend Next Year!

Posted by Natanya DiBona on September 01, 2021 | 0 comment

Own a cornhole set from this year's Le Dîner en Blanc Philadelphia and receive complimentary registration to next year's event!

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Safety Reminders for Tonight!

Posted by Natanya DiBona on August 12, 2021 | 0 comment

Safety Reminders for tonight!

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Last Call for Catering Orders- 7PM tonight!!!

Posted by Natanya DiBona on August 10, 2021 | 0 comment

Catering orders must be placed in the portal by 7:00 PM tonight!   It's going to be hot, so remember to order ice and water and it will be there on site to pick up at the event!!!! 

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Is Dîner en Blanc an illegal activity?

All events produced according to Le Dîner en Blanc International guidelines require local hosts to acquire the proper authorization, permits, and insurances before proceeding with their event. On the other hand, since its beginning, Le Dîner en Blanc de Paris has been taking place without authorization, in some of the city’s most prestigious sites. The first editions were not easy to pull off. Today, French authorities know that the event is always well organized and that guests are always respectful of public property. Moreover, the event’s photogenic quality helps promote the city’s image as a stylish Metropolis.

How many Dîner en Blanc events are there in the world?

Founded in 2012, Dîner en Blanc International is responsible for developing this secret posh picnic in close to 80 cities in 30 countries around the world with over 130,000 participants. The largest and most internationally recognized Le Dîner en Blanc remains the original Paris event.

How can I participate?

Registration for Le Dîner en Blanc takes place in 3 phases:
Phase 1: Members from the previous year and friends of the organization and leaders
Phase 2: Friends "sponsored" by Phase 1 members
Phase 3: People who signed up to the waiting list

What are the key rules of the event?

Le Dîner en Blanc requires from the participants an exemplary citizenship and discipline. Here are the main rules:

● Rain or shine, guests are expected.
● Exude Elegance … in white. Originality is encouraged, as long as it remains elegant and tasteful.
● Bring your own table, chairs, and picnic basket.
● Follow the Volunteer Leader’s instructions.
● Arrive and leave with your Leader. Nobody arrives at the site on their own.
● Drink responsibly. Champagne or wine only. No spirits or beer.
● Clean up: Take all your garbage with you and clean the area around your table.

What must guests wear?

All guests must dress elegantly in head-to-toe white. This means no ivory, no off-white, and no beige… Originality is always encouraged, as long as it stays stylish and tasteful.

What must guests bring?

A square folding-table and two white chairs; a white picnic basket and/or bag including a gourmet meal for two, a white tablecloth and cloth-napkins, cutlery, dishware, and glassware; and a garbage bag.

What kind of table do I need to bring?

The table must be square, foldable, and easy to carry. The size must be between 27 and 32 inches (68 and 81 cm). The table does not have to be white as it will be covered with a white tablecloth.

Why not let guests decide on the size and shape of their table?

Le Dîner en Blanc is always held in a public location with space limitations, and local organizers must therefore limit the size of the tables to optimize the given space.
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