What To Do At Delray Beach Fashion Week 2016: Enjoy Runway Events, Designer Showcases And More
Delray's third annual weeklong fashion celebration begins this weekend, and with it, comes tons of stylish events.
During Delray Beach Fashion Week, taking place Jan. 16 to Jan. 23, expect fashion shows of all forms—from swimwear to resort attire—as well as luncheons, designer showcases and more.
Fashion Week kicks off Saturday with the Havana Nights fashion show highlighting resort wear. In addition, several salons—Cut Salon, Scarlet Ivy and T. Damon Mitchell—are offering promotions throughout the week. Vixity Jewelry will also be holding trunk shows.
See the schedule of highlighted events below:
Saturday, Jan. 16
"Havana Nights" Fashion Show
What: Resort wear for men, women and children
Where: East Atlantic Avenue in front of the historic Colony Hotel
When: Visit downtown boutique vendor tents starting at 6 p.m.; Runway show hosted by CBS 12 anchor Suzanne Boyd begins at 7 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 18
Delray Beach “Evening with Great Gatsby” Fashion Show
What: Fashion show featuring evening wear and styles from Delray Beach designers. Cocktail reception, vendor showcase, silent auction.
Where: Delray Beach Marriott Hotel
When: 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 19
Timeless Fashion Show & Auction
What: Fashions for men and women
Where: Fashion show in Atlantic Plaza, plus a three-course lunch from the Free House Restaurant
When: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 21
Seasons For A Reason Hair Show
Where: The Fieldhouse at Old School Square
What: Downtown Delray stylists showcase their skills on styles for all seasons.
When: 8 p.m.
Delray Beach Fashion Night & Day Out
What: Fashion boutiques, hair salons and art galleries will host open house events, including "Sip & Shops," in their stores.
When: Regular store hours
Where: Throughout downtown
Cost: Free to attend
Friday, Jan. 22
4th Annual Vince Canning Stiletto Race
What: A fab and funky race for a cause benefiting the Achievement Centers for Children and Families. Entrants will sprint, strut or sashay their way to the finish line for the chance to win prizes and trophies.
Where: Southeast 4th Avenue and Atlantic Avenue
When: 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday Jan. 23
"Beachside Glamor" Surf & Swim Show
What: Runway show featuring men and women's beachwear from more than 25 fashion retailers within downtown.
Where: Worthing Park, corner of East Atlantic Avenue and Southeast 2nd Avenue. VIP reception at Salt, following the show.
When: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Show begins at 7:45 p.m.