Evening to Feature Three Fashion Shows, Entertainment and In-Store Events to
Celebrate the Global Night of Shopping
Recognized as one of the finest luxury shopping destinations in the world, The Forum Shops at Caesars has a night full of one-of-a-kind events and experiences set for Fashion’s Night Out. The shopping extravaganza promises a fantastic evening of fashion shows, exceptional in-store events, product demonstrations, parties, giveaways and special restaurant offerings. Further creating a distinctly celebratory vibe, special lounge areas, photo booths and entertainment can be discovered throughout the retail destination.
This year, The Forum Shops at Caesars moved beyond the traditional festivities; they created a one-of-a-kind opportunity which will allow for one lucky Las Vegas resident the chance to become a fashion icon in their own right with their month-long search for Las Vegas’ Best New Designer. At 6:30 p.m, live on the runway, the lucky aspiring local designer will be awarded the title of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer by Caesars Palace headline entertainer Matt Goss. The Top Three designers from the online competition will all be featured in a special fashion show taking place directly over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool near the spiral escalator. The lucky winner will then be named by Caesars Palace headliner Matt Goss. Following the fashion show, each of the Top Three designers will showcase their winning looks around the Festival Fountains throughout the night’s festivities. In addition to winning bragging rights and having their fashion featured on the runway, the winner will also take home a $500 shopping spree from The Forum Shops and an opportunity to spend a “Day in the Life” with Vegas Magazine editor Abby Tegnelia. The Forum Shops will also be providing the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a scholarship
High fashion will also be in the house with hourly fashion shows featuring more than 25 specialty retail partners at 7:00, 8:00 and 9:00 p.m. A specially designed runway has been created and will be placed over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool; providing three floors of unique viewing areas. Informal modeling will take place in the area at 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. With 80 participating retailers, there will be plenty of fun things to see and do for fashion’s biggest party during Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops. There will be a special appearance by Lisa Pliner at Donald J Pliner. Playboy Playmate of the Year 2011 and spokesmodel Claire Sinclair will sign autographs and designer Tatyana will be on hand inside Bettie Page Clothing. Enjoy makeovers with the talented experts at Dior Beauty where you’ll find a special makeup artist in-store. See what good fortune is in your cards with astrology and Chinese tarot readings at Eric Andrew Collection. Help Haiti with the purchase of a special T-shirt at Valentino where you’ll also find champagne appetizers. Take in special screenings of passionate moments in Italian cinema and limited-edition shopping bags at Dolce & Gabbana. Coach celebrates the return of a classic – the Coach Duffle Sac – introduced in 1973 and reissued exclusively for Fashion’s Night Out.
La Juicy fragrance sampling at Juicy Couture. Stop by Intermix for “Cocktails & Collaborations” featuring light bites and new fall products from Rachel Zoe. It’s a Roberto Coin Trunk Show at Hyde Park, a Joseph Ribkoff Trunk Show at Marshall Rousso, an Onyx Brand Trunk Show at Shooz at The Forum and a Sara Sara Trunk Show at Kids Kastle. Judith Leiber is supporting the American Heart Association, Scoop NYC is supporting the NYC AIDS Fund and Salvatore Ferragamo is hosting a black/white themed event to discover the latest fall arrivals. There’s a Marc Jacobs Carnival in store at Marc Jacobs where shoppers will receive a limited edition Marc Jacobs carnival tote bag while supplies last and Lacoste is encouraging customers to bring a photo wearing an outfit displaying the Lacoste logo to receive a special offer.
UGG Australia has DJ’s, hors d’ouevres and special giveaways lined up for Fashion’s Night Out and Inglot will be doing mini-makeovers. “Unwind” with drinks and light refreshments at Tourneau for the launch of the new catalog and check in on Foursquare during Fashion’s Night Out and get a free Sony Music Pass for 50 free songs while supplies last at Sony Style. There’s a lovely colorful bone pouch gift with purchase and glasses of Chandon Rose at Thomas Pink. Tod’s has a special, limited-edition piece available exclusively during Fashion’s Night Out.Additionally, several of The Forum Shops restaurants are participating with special food and drink offers. Enjoy special cocktails including the “Chocolate Stiletto” at Max Brenner, the “Valencia Catwalk” at Spago and the “Skinny Cosmopolitan” at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab where proceeds from the drink sales will be dedicated to Three Square of Southern Nevada. Take flight at P.J. Clarke’s with special tasting trios of scotch, rye and tequila. Planet Hollywood and Trevi Italian Restaurant will offer special signature drinks and Sushi Roku and BOA Steakhouse will have special menus in honor of Fashion’s Night Out.
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success. An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum. The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004. A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world. The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants. Additional information may be accessed at forumshops.com.
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