Tomorrow officially marks the first annual Athens Fashion Week! From April 20-22, the Classic City will be transformed into a fashion hub, bringing a little bit of New York City to this southern town. Combining the charm of Athens with the high style of top designers, this is the must-attend fashion event of the year.
Below is a list of the week’s events. Click here for additional information, including how to purchase tickets online.
- Southern Style in the Classic City, April 20: Featuring five different fashion shows, Athens Fashion Week begins with a bang. From 4-10pm, attendees will see new designs from LK, Emma Graham, Judith March, Southern Proper, Southern Marsh, Bacon Handmade Neckwear, The Otter Bay Company, Ralph Lauren and Victoria’s Secret. All shows will be held at The Bad Manor in downtown Athens.
- Cocktails and Couture for a Cause–Hosted by Kim Zolciak of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, April 21: Meet the one and only Kim Zolciak as she hosts this exclusive night of fun and fashion in honor of the Young Designers of Georgia 4-H. Entertainment will be provided by Atlanta’s own Infinity Show Band and cocktail attire is requested. The event will be held at The Foundry Park Inn beginning at 7pm.
- Bling Out Breast Cancer, April 22: To conclude fashion week, come enjoy live music and a fabulous pink dress fashion show. All proceeds from the event will benefit Bikers Battling Breast Cancer. A seated dinner will be served at 7:30pm and will be accompanied by a silent auction. Black tie attire is optional, and the event will be held at The Foundry Park Inn beginning at 7:30pm.
For more information, visit www.athensfashionweek.com and connect on Facebook and Twitter (@athfashionweek) to get the latest updates about the event. This is the first event of its kind in Athens, and with your support, it won’t be the last!