PGF-USA Celebrates the 60th Anniversary of High Society!

PGF-USA Celebrates the 60th Anniversary of High Society!

In recognition of the 60th Anniversary of one of Princess Grace’s most iconic films, the Princess Grace Foundation-USA launched a celebration of High Society and Princess Grace’s legacy. The Honorary Consul of Monaco in Miami, Tomas Abreu, co-hosted events in Coral Gables and Palm Beach, along with Armand de Brignac Champagne and Lionel Richie Home Collection, to raise awareness for the Foundation and cultivate new potential supporters. 

On Friday evening, May 13, couture designer Nicolas Felizola, dazzled guests as they sipped champagne, by curating a High Society Latin-themed fashion installation on the beautifully manicured grounds of Monica and Hector Betancourt’s home.  Guests included Miami-based fashion designers Rene Ruiz, Valentina Shah and jewelry designer Irene Zingg as well as two Princess Grace Award winners – Choreographer Rosie Herrera and Miami City Ballet dancer Jeanette Delgado.

On Saturday evening, May 14, Palm Beach socialites, including Shelly and Craig Menin and Kenny and Renee Blatt and acclaimed Miami artist Ralph Cowan were treated to Armand de Brignac champagne at Marzia and Dale Precoda’s glorious estate, as they watched Grace Kelly’s High Society under the stars and nibbled on treats from Palm Beach’s hottest new restaurant, Bolay. 

Honorary Consul of Monaco, Tomas Abreu, says:  “The Princess Grace Foundation –USA has been supporting emerging artists for nearly 35 years – we are so thrilled to welcome them to the Miami and Palm Beach region and have them become part of our thriving arts community.” 

Gift bags included Ocean Drive Magazine, Sugar Factory candy and Roberta Roller Rabbit cosmetic bags.

May 16, 2016

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