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Le Dîner en Blanc - November Calendar 2017

Despite the cold weather beginning in the northern hemisphere in November, many cities enjoy this time of the year as the perfect climate to host Le Dîner en Blanc! Indeed, 10 events are planned and very much expected this month in 3 continents: Africa, America, and Oceania. Worth noting: 2 premiere events, in Orange County, US, and León in Mexico, plus the 5th anniversary for Adelaide in Australia.   

On the Agenda:


November 2, 2017

A grand premiere for Orange County in California! Bringing together several cities including Newport Beach, Irvine, Huntington Beach, and Laguna Beach, located almost halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, Orange County offers the ideal landscape to bask and have fun under the stars. Co-hosts, Tiffany Brown, and Natasha June promise us an unforgettable first edition of Le Dîner en Blanc - Orange County. If you are in the area, you certainly would not want to miss your chance to be part of this event. Click on

November 4, 2017: 2 beautiful events!

Since its first edition in 2012, Le Dîner en Blanc - Brisbane continues to expand its circle of friends. From the 1,000 participants at its beginning in the South Bank Cultural Forecourt (with the illuminated Ferris wheel as a background), to the 3,000 guests who gathered last year for the 5th anniversary at the Botanic Gardens, this magical event keeps growing year after year. There are still some places available at

Le Dîner en Blanc - West Palm Beach is back for a 3rd edition! The first event took place in 2015 on West Palm’s Great Lawn. Last year, 800 guests gathered at the Palm Beach Maritime Museum for a beautiful night under the stars. Where will this year’s edition be? If you want to find out, register on

November 10, 2017

The second Floridian event of the month: Le Dîner en Blanc - Orlando. Last year’s inaugural edition was a success in part because of the festive spirit of the committed guests and the beautiful musicians, singers, and dancers who added even more cheerfulness into the evening. Orlando is famous for hosting various festive events. The city attracts 52 million tourists a year and is the second most-visited city in the United States, thanks to its many amusement parks and attractions. If you want to participate in Le Dîner en Blanc - Orlando, visit

November 11, 2017

Le Dîner en Blanc - Haïti had its premiere event back in 2013. Over the years, the event has taken place in some of the country most beautifully historic places: the Musée Ogier-Fombrun tracing the history of slavery, the Ranch le Montcel, and finally, the Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien - representing the Haitian historical and cultural heritage. After a break in 2016, the hosting team of Le Dìner en Blanc - Haïti is very eager to plan this wonderful 4th edition. To attend, register on

November 18, 2017

The city of Houston is slowly recovering from the damage left by Hurricane Harvey. After much thought and discussion with the volunteers, the hosts of Le Dîner en Blanc - Houston decided to move forward with the 3rd edition. They truly believe that gathering friends around a delicious meal, celebrating the city and its sense community, is the best way to recover. To join this special evening under the sign of friendship and optimism, click on

November 25, 2017: 3 events! 

Like New York City, Philadelphia, Vancouver, and Montreal, Le Dîner en Blanc - Sydney attract today a crowd almost as vast and impressive as the Parisian event - which is quite the feat! Bringing together more than 5,000 guests to a location kept secret until the last minute each year, requires a team of dedicated and committed volunteers. The hosts in Sydney can count on more than a hundred of them to help with the planning, and make this 6th edition another successful not-to-be-missed evening. For a chance to take part in it, click on

Le Dîner en Blanc - Adelaide will celebrate its 5th edition to the delight of its hosts, Melanie Moffatt & Samanda Smith. Famous for its many festivals, sports teams, and wines, Adelaide is a city that appreciates a night of fun and leisure and they have proven it with Le Dîner en Blanc. Since the first edition at the Adelaide Zoo, the number of guests keeps growing. To be part of this memorable anniversary edition, sign up to the waiting list at

The capital and largest city of Kenya, Nairobi will host their 3rd edition of Le Dîner en Blanc - Nairobi. The first edition brought together 400 friends at the Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park, a park commemorating Kenya’s independence from the British Empire in 1963. Last year, 500 guests attended the memorable night in the Garden City Village – even the few raindrops could not to dampen the party and the spirit of the guests. Relive the night by watching the Official Video. To attend the 2017 edition, click on      

November 30, 2017

The month ends like it started, with another grand premiere: Le Dîner en Blanc - León. The main city of the state of Guanajuato in Mexico, León was founded by the Spaniards in the 16th century. Today, it is mainly known for its hot air balloon festival “El festival del Globo”. The arrival of Leon in the ever-growing Diner en Blanc International family brings the number of Mexican cities to host this magical event to 6. Welcome to León and its hosting team: Gabriela Aguirre Zamora, Marcelo Castro Vera and Lorena Succar Velazquez! To join this inaugural event, visit


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