Press Release: Metropolitan Fashion Week Opens at Original Farmers Market September 20, 2016 BACK TO MARKET BUZZ


MEDIA ALERT:
METROPOLITAN FASHION WEEK KICKS OFF WITH ITS OPENING CEREMONY AND COSTUME CONTEST THIS THURSDAY AT THE ORIGINAL FARMERS MARKET LOS ANGELES
Hosted by ABC7's Tina Malave, Emmy® -Award Winning Producer and Host of "Eye on LA"

WHAT: 
Metropolitan Fashion Week kicks off with the Opening Ceremony & Costume Contest at The Original Farmers Market Los Angeles.

Designers will showcase costume and fashion creations inspired by different eras and uniquely made of candy, sponsored by Dylan’s Candy Bar. The audience will vote for their favorite design. The top three winners will have the opportunity to participate in the Metropolitan Fashion Week Closing Gala & Fashion Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on Saturday, October 1, 2016. The opening ceremony will also feature fashion designer Carl Andrade and Body Paint Parade by Livier.

WHEN: 
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2016 at 6:00pm 
• 6:00pm Guest Arrival
• 6:25pm Welcome by Tina Malave
• 6:30pm Parade of Costumes
• 6:40pm Costume Contest Description
• 6:50pm Feature Designer: Carl Andrada 
• 7:15pm Body Paint Parade by Livier Lopez
• 7:30pm Costume Contest winners announcement
Your coverage is invited. No credentials needed

WHERE: 
The Original Farmers Market
 – Farmers Market Plaza (In front of the Clock Tower)
6333 W Third St, Los Angeles, California 90036

About Metropolitan Fashion Week: 
Now in its second year in Los Angeles, Metropolitan Fashion Week events are held in dramatic, non-traditional venues that showcase not just best fashion designers or costume designs, but the most beautiful venues each city has to offer MetropolitanFashionWeek.net.

About The Original Farmers Market: 
The Original Farmers Market has been Los Angeles' favorite gathering place since 1934. With more than 100 grocers, retailers and restaurants, the Farmers Market is a beloved destination for locals and one of the top tourist destinations in Los Angeles. For more information on The Original Farmers Market, visitwww.farmersmarketla.com. 

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FASHION SHOW & SPONSORSHIP CONTACT:
Paul Jaramillo | 310-999-9042 l paulj@metropolitanfashionweek.net