Ottawa’s Very Own Modern Botanical Dinner Party!

By on May 25, 2018

What do you get when you combine a love for Mother Nature’s creations and the culinary creativity of a top executive chef in one of Ottawa’s most sought-after venue? Well…you get treated to an intimate botanical-inspired gastronomical experience!

Lately, Ottawa has been buzzing with unique culinary and wine events that are drawing much interest from all demographics – from millennials for their Instagram selfie moments to those that simply enjoy the experience for what it is. Nonetheless, one thing is certain, Ottawa is in for a treat with this truly new concept of dining in elegance.

Dinner4Four Co. who brought us Soirée (the domed dinners by the famed canal) are now coming inside to give guests another tantalizing evening that we have yet to experience in Ottawa.

 

Photo courtesy of Modern Botanical

The perfect recipe for an elegant outing has to meet certain ‘musts’ and the “Modern Botanical” evening has them all! Guests will be mesmerized by the 100% botanical-inspired theme in the newly transformed National Arts Centre and feel ready to let loose as they are entertained by live music from The Commotions, a 12 piece Funk/Soul/Motown band from Ottawa featuring both Rebecca Noelle and Jeff Rogers.

 

Now the Food

This is always my favourite part of an event – seeing and tasting the gourmand creations that we will be spoiled with throughout the evening. Guests will be elated to hear that the four-course meal will be headed by the NAC’s very own Executive Chef Kenton Leier.

Photo courtesy of Modern Botanical

Important Info

What: Enjoy a unique and intimate botanics-inspired gastronomical experience featuring music by Ottawa’s top bands.

When: August 8th, 9th & 10th Presale Tickets go on sale JUNE 4th-7th

Where: The National Arts Centre (1 Elgin St)

Tickets: Each ticket allows access to the event for a guest, and include a 4-course dinner for $148 ($168 w/o discount code). You will be asked to select either a Végétalien Sain (Vegan) or Plat de Viandes (Meat) for your option. Feature Wines will be sold separately. Purchase your tickets here.

Important to note:  Cocktail reception begins at 6:30 pm and dinner served promptly at 7:15 pm.

Here’s to us enjoying the beauty of Mother Nature in a stunning venue as we enjoy great tasting food with amazing company!

See you there!

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