Saugatuck-Douglas, Mich. (WZZM) -- "A Taste of Fashion", a new and exciting 4-day
extravaganza, is premiering in Saugatuck-Douglas, the Art Coast of Michigan,
on Mother's Day Weekend Thursday, May 8 through Sunday, May, 11.
Co-sponsored by the Saugatuck-Douglas Convention Visitors Bureau (CVB) and
the Saugatuck-Douglas Area Business Association (SABA), "A Taste of Fashion" will
include four uniquely themed fashion shows at four fabulous venues. Local
retailers will provide models (and even some four-legged friends) dressed
head-to-toe in distinctive clothing, jewelry and and shoes that reinforce
the theme of each show. Galleries from the area will also display art and
decorative pieces at some of the venues.
Dates, times and locations for each of the fashion shows are as follows:
Thur, May 8 (8pm) - "Throwback Thursday" at Wick's Park Bar & Grill,
highlighting fashion trends of the 60's, 70's and 80's
Fri, May 9 (6pm) - "Cocktail Soire" at Zing Eat Drink!, featuring
sophisticated cocktail party and evening attire
Sat, May 10 (2pm) - "Family Fun Beach Party" at Ship-N-Shore,
providing everything a family and their dog need for a great day at the
Sun, May 11 (Mother's Day, 11am-2pm) - "The Art of Fashion" at The
Saugatuck-Douglas CVB Welcome Center, displaying wearable art and
spectacular works from local jewelers and art galleries
At each show, guests can indulge in themed appetizers and local fare
provided by the host venue, as well as enjoy a cash bar. Additionally,
all guests will receive entry into a raffle for the chance to win weekend getaway
packages that include free lodging and gift certificates to local restaurants & shops.
Individual fashion show tickets are $15 each. Or "A Taste of Fashion" Weekend Pass,
good for all shows, can be purchased for only $50. Tickets go on sale
Saturday, April 26 at the following locations (cash only):
*Del Sol *Ship-N-Shore
*Glick's *Thomas Green
*Landsharks *The Dunes Resort
*Laura Jean *Wick's Park Bar & Grill
*Saugatuck Drug Store *Zing Eat Drink!
Tickets can also be purchased with cash or credit card at the
Saugatuck-Douglas CVB Welcome Center or by calling 269-857-1701.
Proceeds from ticket sales will be used to hire a professional CVB/SABA
event management team for the Saugatuck-Douglas area that will be
responsible for creating and executing future community events like this