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PopUp Dinner Governors Island 2017
September 9 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm$40
As per Hand Made Events, organizer of PopUp Dinner Governors Island 2017 A Benefit for The Friends of Governors Island:
The PopUp Dinner Governors Island is an elegant picnic that brings together thousands of people to celebrate summer, spontaneity, creativity, and community. The PopUp Dinner Governors Island is the perfect opportunity to gather friends for a memorable experience. If you’re a DIY master, Pinterest perfectionist, or dedicated foodie, this is a chance to get creative in everything from table décor to fashion to food and drink!
Hand Made Events and The Friends of Governors Island will provide the setting, the tables, the chairs, and entertainment. You come dressed chic in all white with inspired culinary dishes and lavish table designs (don’t forget your table cloth!). Once the table is set, enjoy the simple pleasure of dining al fresco with friends and family.
Guests are invited to begin set up at 4p.m., the meal starts at 6p.m., followed by entertainment and dancing. A few hours following the event the location will be empty, with no trace left behind.
Proceeds will benefit The Friends of Governors Island, the independent nonprofit that supports Governors Island with volunteers, financial resources and advocacy.
Governors Island is only accessible via ferry. Ferries run from Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6. Weekend afternoon ferries from Brooklyn and Manhattan are $2 round trip for adults. Passengers ride free on weekends until 11:30am. Children under 12 ride for free at all times and senior citizens’ fares are half price.
Visitors will be able to purchase ferry tickets at the Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan or at Pier 6 in Brooklyn. to purchase ferry tickets in advance online, click: www.nywaterway.com. To view full schedule, click: govisland.com/info/ferry
For more details and to purchase tickets to the PopUp Dinner Governors Island 2017, click: www.popupgovernorsisland2017.eventbrite.com