Winner, Winner, en Blanc Dîner: Contests, Judges, and Prizes!

Let’s face it, when it comes to a night out in the town of Philadelphia with 4,500 of your closest friends garbed in all white, sipping and sparkling, dancing and drinking… we’re all winners.

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From DEBPHL12

To stick with the time honored tradition, though, Dîner en Blanc Philadelphia will have two contests on the evening of August 20th. One contest will have several stylish judges choose the Most Elegant Table setting, while others will be walking around in search for the Most Elegant Male and Most Elegant Female of the event!

Elégant en Blanc!

Elégant en Blanc!

Dress to impress in your finest white, set that table to a T, and good luck! Our judges will be walking throughout the crowd nominating guests they see during arrival and dinner They will be wearing badges, so if you’re feeling especially elegant, keep your eyes peeled! Finalists will be asked to come forward, and the contest winners will be announced after dinner.

Contest Prizes

Most Elegant Table
2 Tickets to 2015’s FEASTIVAL
A gorgeous set from Felt + Fat
A Scandinavian surprise from Scandaffaren

Most Elegant Male
Gift cards from the Sofitel, Jay Butler, and Indochino Philadelphia (Plus styling!)

Most Elegant Female
Gift cards to the Sofitel, Touché Accessories, Salon Vanity, and Townsend

Let’s take an opportunity to meet some of our judges who will be making these important decisions! Click on each image to learn more about the judge!)

Most Elegant Table judges:

Chef Hope Cohen of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Chef Hope Cohen of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Amira Smith, Director of Marketing and Multicultural Affairs, Greater Philadelphia Film Office

Amira Smith, Director of Marketing and Multicultural Affairs, Greater Philadelphia Film Office

Sharon Pinkenson, Executive Director of Greater Philadelphia Film Office

Sharon Pinkenson, Executive Director of Greater Philadelphia Film Office

Zabeth Teelucksingh, Executive Director, Global Philadelphia Association

Zabeth Teelucksingh, Executive Director, Global Philadelphia Association

Most Elegant Male judges:

Justin Jeffers of The Fine Young Gentleman

Justin Jeffers of The Fine Young Gentleman

Kurt Souder and Jennifer Burks of Weft

Kurt Souder and Jennifer Burks of Weft

Sabir Peele, GQ Style Ambassador and founder of Men's Style Pro

Sabir Peele, GQ Style Ambassador and founder of Men’s Style Pro

Most Elegant Female

Conni Alexandrian McDonnell of Touche Accessories

Conni Alexandrian McDonnell of Touche Accessories

Ian Michael Crumm, Life Connoisseur

Ian Michael Crumm, Life Connoisseur

Philadelphia Fashion Icon Joan Shepp

Philadelphia Fashion Icon Joan Shepp

So whether you’re dressing to the nines or decorating your table in a fabulous way, we’ll be on the lookout, and doling out some pretty fabulous prizes.

Two days, DeB-ers! Can’t wait to see you all dolled up on the big day!

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