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...
Dîner en Blanc welcomes Niagara-on-the-Lake! Dear Friends of Dîner en Blanc Niagara-on-the-Lake, In August 2011 we held the first Diner en Blanc-style dinner in Ontario with 400 guests, following that up with another similar dinner in August 2012, with 1080 guests. The events were well-received and truly a testament to your creativity and fun-loving spirit! The success of these evenings encouraged us to seek official status as an ...