Private Dinner Parties in Public Outdoor Spaces

Private Dinner Parties in Public Outdoor Spaces

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Regina Yunghans
Jun 9, 2009

The outdoor public spaces of the city are some of the most enchanting in the world. Ever think of hosting a dinner party, say, on the Brooklyn Bridge, in the park, or on your sidewalk out front?...

Here's a terrific New York Times article about taking to the streets for outdoor get-togethers: The Dining Room Takes to the Streets. In it, read about one New Yorker who hosted a dinner party on the pedestrian walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge. Or another who entertained on the sidewalk in front of her NoHo residence.

We've seen Jordan Ferney's gorgeous rooftop dinner party, but here's another she hosted on a pier in San Francisco for a friend's 31st birthday:

Have any readers ever held an outdoor dinner party in a public space? Would you do it?

Images: Andrew Henderson/The New York Times, Oh Happy Day!

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