Prime Time

6:30pm at Ocean Prime

Dress: Jacket no tie, with Ribbons

To close out our 2017 winter season, our final event will be at Fifth Avenue’s newest upscale restaurant Ocean Prime, which will be open exclusively for our members. Our reception will be in the Vineyard Room lined with tall racks of wine representing one of the largest cellars in Naples. Here, we will toast the end of season with champagne and taste several wine varieties. Dinner will be presented and prepared by three of the area’s top chefs.

Arias and Antipasto

Arias and Antipasto

6:30pm at Ristorante Ciao, Old Naples

Dress: Jacket no Tie, with Ribbons

Rated “Excellent” by Zagat, this classic Italian restaurant owned by Chaîne Maitre Rôtisseur Gianfranco Loreti has been serving traditional Italian specialties for almost 30 years. This evening, our dining experience will be enhanced by the singing of Italian opera classics performed by members of Opera Naples’ Young Professionals ensemble.

Black Tie Events

A Royal Affair

At The Royal Poinciana Golf Club.
6:00pm: Briefing for Inductees, Presiding Officers, Board Members only in the club’s Main Dining Room.

6:30pm: Reception for all Members, partners and guests in the Garden Room, followed by formal Chaîne and Mondiale induction ceremonies and dinner in the Main Dining Room.

Dress: Black Tie, with Ribbons and Medals

Great Wines of the Rhône

6:30pm at Bleu Provence

Dress: Casual, with Ribbons

At this Mondiale event, Jacques Cariot, owner of Bleu Provence, the winner of Wine Spectator’s coveted Grand Award for two consecutive years, will guide us through the terroirs of the Rhône in all their richness and variety.

A Chinese New Year Banquet

6:30pm at Charlie Chiang’s

Dress: Jacket no tie, with Ribbons

Christiana Chiang, CEO of the 16 restaurant Charlie Chiang’s organization, will personally orchestrate this event. She has presided over such premier occasions as President George H. Bush’s inauguration and President Bill Clinton’s reception at the Capitol.

In the Holiday Spirit

6:00pm at Paradise Wine
Spirit tasting and cocktail preparation for the holidays with expert mixologist
Dress: Casual with magnetic name tags

Using a variety of base spirits, professional mixologists will show you how to create inspired cocktails you can try at this event, and serve your family and friends this holiday season.   Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be provided.