Haiti - Cap-Haitien : 5th Edition of the Diner in White selection, registrations open
Beyond the historical importance of the place, Le Dîner en Blanc in Cap-Haïtien is for many a return home. The coordination of the team involved in bringing it together is the work of super organizers such as Fabienne Alphonse-Reid, Annie Melissa Etienne and Johanna Auguste.
The co-organizer Annie Melissa Etienne, from Haiti, is indeed excited about the tourism impact that Le Dîner en Blanc will have on the city of the North "The White Dinner by its concept is a question of community and this community also has a significant impact. We are honored to be part of this long-standing tradition of Le Dîner en Blanc, as the event helps promote tourism and Haiti's rich heritage without forgetting Haitian cuisine."
Registration to participate in this unique event takes place in three phases :
Phase 1: For members of the previous edition;
Phase 2: Phase 1 members can sponsor a new member;
Phase 3: For people on the waiting list.
To have the chance to take part in this milestone event, register now on the waiting list at register.dinerenblanc.com/haiti/fr/register
White Dinner guests must follow certain rules :
Once registration is confirmed, the presence of each guest is mandatory, regardless of the weather forecast. The event will take place, whether weather is good or bad.
Dress code : all in white and elegant. Originality is encouraged as long as the outfit remains chic and tasteful.
Table decor : all white !
Wine and/or champagne (beer and spirits are forbidden).
According to the laws and regulations, guests wishing to taste wine and champagne can book it via the online shop of the Dinner in White.
To keep the location of the event secret until the last moment, guests have an appointment at different starting points and from there are escorted by a White Dinner volunteer.
In order to leave the venue as clean as they arrive, guests leave at the end of the evening with all their belongings, leftovers and trash.
Guests must bring :
A picnic basket containing quality food, white dishes, glassware and appropriate cutlery. The option of a meal prepared by a catering service is available for those who wish it. Upon registration, guests can reserve their picnic basket via the White Dinner online shop.
About the Dinner in White :
In June 2018, The White Dinner in Paris celebrated its 30th anniversary. To mark the occasion, a record guest list of 17,000 guests gathered at the Esplanade des Invalides. Launched by François Pasquier and a handful of his friends in 1988, Le Dîner en Blanc is now an international phenomenon celebrated on six continents. Dinner in White, this chic and secret picnic, is organized in more than 80 cities in 30 countries.