Scottsdale Fashion Square will be the style epicenter of Arizona as the iconic luxury leader hosts “Fashion A’Fare,” a celebration of fashion, food and floral creations against the backdrop of the shopping destination’s curated collection of esteemed luxury brands from March 6-8, 2020.
The weekend-long event will also showcase the unveiling of the Floral Mannequin Collective, featuring mannequins as a canvas for original works of art created with live flowers and designed by luxury brands, florists and local influencers, in the Luxury wing.
Continuing on Friday, March 6, Scottsdale Fashion Square will host Runway For Research, an invitation-only brunch at Neiman Marcus to benefit TGen, music and floral art displays in Luxury wing, exclusive fashion designer runway shows open to the public, in-store experiences and special surprises throughout the day for shoppers.
The activities continue to engage and excite on Saturday, March 7 with retailer and restaurant chef demonstrations and culinary competition with Arizona Culinary Institute. There will be a special award ceremony to honor winners of the Floral Mannequin Collective designs and culinary awards. Shoppers will be greeted with music and floral art displays in the Luxury wing while Arizona State University’s School of Art design students put on a fashion show to remember.
Sunday, March 8 kicks off with a special International Women’s Day celebration, in addition to a Farmers Market pop-up in the Grand North Valet Circle, mini fitness exhibitions, specialty food and drink and flower crown making station and more in the same area. Some events are FREE, while others will be ticketed.
A variety of events, both free and ticketed, will take place as part of Scottsdale Fashion Square’s Fashion A’Fare Weekend – Friday, March 6 to Sunday March 8 - during regular mall hours.
Shoppers and media visiting Scottsdale Fashion Square during Fashion A’Fare will see:
· A stunning display of mannequins incorporated into unique art and design;
· Two fashion shows: an exclusive fashion designer runway show and show by ASU School of Art design students;
· Live, in-mall musical cabaret performing;
· Delectable gourmet creations from retailers and restaurant chefs;
· Colorful displays of floral art; and
· Luxury backdrops those wanting a unique, one-of-a-kind photo opportunity.
Scottsdale Fashion Square is one of the premier shopping destinations in the nation. With 1.9 million square feet, and more than 200 shops and restaurants, Scottsdale Fashion Square features more than 40 of the world’s finest luxury and contemporary brands including Burberry, Escada, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Salvatore Ferragamo, St. John, Cartier, Bulgari, Bottega Veneta, Carolina Herrera, David Yurman, Saint Laurent, Jimmy Choo, Prada and Neiman Marcus. The upscale shopping center’s multi-phased renovation will bring mixed-use expansion, and a redefinition of the luxury shopping and dining experience. Additional information about Scottsdale Fashion Square can be obtained from its website: www.fashionsquare.com.