April 5, 2014 | Jack 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
First Saturdays Fashion + Art + Music Celebration in Coconut Grove
A neighborhood staple and must see event for all fashionistas, art enthusiasts and music lovers!
Coconut Grove’s Fashion + Art + Music Night returns Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. with an all-star cast of innovative participants. F.A.M. Night offers visitors a cultural experience as they stroll the district to shop the latest fads in fashion, premier art exhibitions and listen to soulful Miami musical performances.
Coconut Grove’s newest merchant – Art Box – will host fashion designer, Rachel Weisberg’s, exclusive summer collection and local musician Joey Halegua of Heavy Medicine Hammock for an all-inclusive F.A.M. event, which will include an interactive fashion-drawing workshop for all ages. Inspired by environmental and social consciousness, Rachel Weisberg creates unique and sustainable hand-made apparel, jewelry, and home products Joey Halegua of Heavy Medicine Hammock is marked by improvisation of a broad range of musical influences.
Returning F.A.M. participant, Design Bar on Commodore Plaza, is set to feature Oliver Gal debuting their new collection of fashionable prints with acrylic hand brushed paintings at exclusive prices only for F.A.M. goers. On Fuller Street, Bazaar will introduce the new summer line from Pure of Heart featuring hand made drawings of elephants over the softest tees. Portions of proceeds fund La Ventana de los Cielos, a local Autism Fund. Additionally, Out of Africa at the Mayfair in the Grove will present lusciously colorful works of Grove artist Karen Deilke. The Coconut Grove Arts Festival Gallery will host “A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words”, a one-man photography retrospective of the work of J. Arturo Fridman M.D., whose unique personal vision will inspire and amaze you with his stunning photographs all specifically and framed personally by him. Refreshments will be served.
Other participants include CocoWalk, Oasis Lounge and Hookah Bar, Boswell Mourot Fine Art, CocoWalk, The Bookstore in the Grove, Nikki’s Beachhouse Boutique, Ramona LaRue by Arianne, FrameWorks, Allie and Chica, and Brenda’s Boutique.
Enjoy this first Saturday in the Grove with live music in the streets, free workshops, artist exhibitions and an exclusive first look at summer collections.
Where: Grand Avenue, Main Highway, Commodore Plaza, and Fuller Street, Coconut Grove, FL 33133.
Who: Sponsored by the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District, coordinated by A Black Tie Affair and supported by the local merchants. This event connects fashion, art and music to stay true to its neighborhood’s historic artistic community.
Admission: FREE and open to the public.
Contact: For more information, please visit www.coconutgrove.com or call the Coconut Grove BID office at 305-461-5506.
About the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District (BID)
The Coconut Grove BID is a Board of the City of Miami that exists to improve the quality and financial success of Coconut Grove’s commercial core. It enhances safety, sanitation, streetscape, and marketing, as well as supports special events in the District. For more information about the Coconut Grove BID, please visit www.coconutgrove.com or call 305-461-5506.