Château de Cheverny's first hat festival
Attended by the milliners: Authentic Panama, Alexandra Chamaillard, Courtois Paris, Véronik Ernest, Impertinence (Prix de Diane 2016 and 2017) and Waw.
Saturday 7 April from 2 pm to 6:30 pm
= Opening of the most elegant public hat competition (men and women). Visitors will be able to have their photo taken inside a gold frame while wearing their hat, in front of the Château de Cheverny. From 12 pm to 5 pm on Saturday, and 11 am to 2 pm on Sunday.
= From 2 pm to 6:30 pm, a hat exhibition and sale, as well as a demonstration by milliners, will be held in the Salle des Trophées.
Sunday 8 April from 10 am to 6:30 pm:
= A hat exhibition and sale, as well as a demonstration by milliners, will be held in the Salle des Trophées from 10 am to 2 pm.
= In the Café de l’Orangerie :
- 3 pm, hat parade to determine the Château de Cheverny best male and female hats. It will take place before a jury made up of: the Marquise de Vibraye; Coralie Alabert, promising young fashionista and expert in diabetes; Lorenzo Ré, one of the last hat-block makers in the world and his wife who will be making sparteries; Philippe Collignon, journalist for France Télévision; and Miss France 2018 Maëva Coucke.
- 4pm, the results of the most elegant hat contest will be announced.
A vote will be held on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.