Are you going to be there to meet Kelly Cutrone tonight? Drink fabulous cocktails and munch on appetizers at Redwood? We wouldn't miss it. It's the big night at Bethesda's Front Row fashion event. There is so much going on all day leading up to tonight's live runway show that even if you can't get out tonight, you could still get a full day of fun--Bobbie Brown makeovers at Sephora, Skinny Jeans class at Equinox and trunk shows and designer appearances at Ginger boutique, Amethyst jewelry store and others. The runway show starts at 7:30 sharp.
Whet your whistle and enjoy a slew of snacks before and after at restaurants Lebanese Taverna, Redwood and Assaggi Mozzarella bar. Get a fall fashion sneak preview and a live look at the summer collections from J. McLaughlin, Pink Palm, Urban Chic and so many more. It's a really fun night and a biggie for downtown Bethesda. Come out and support your local stores and restaurants. They're really going all out for you; tomorrow is a whole parade of events just for the kiddies. See below for the Front Row's schedule of upcoming events:
Pre and Post Runway Events:
Assaggi Mozzarella Bar: A fashion-themed cocktail menu plus complimentary hors d'oeuvres before you head to The Front Row runway. 5-7pm, 4838 Bethesda Avenue, 301.951.1988, www.assaggirestaurant.com
Lebanese Taverna: After Party with Kelly. Stop by for Pomegranate martinis and hors d'oeuvres and book signing from 8:30pm-10pm 7141 Arlington Road, 301.951.8681, www.lebanesetaverna.com
Pink Palm: Pre-runway event. Head to the store for sips and nibbles before you take your seat for the show. Receive a special gift with your $200 purchase while supplies last. 5-7pm, 4867 Bethesda Avenue, 301.913.9191, www.thepinkpalm.net
Urban Country: Relax in the fashionable Urban Country Runway Lounge featuring Brown Jordan outdoor furniture at Redwood at 4pm until the runway show begins. 301.654.0050, www.urbancountrydesigns.com.
All Day Events:
Amethyst: Lauren Harper trunk show with designer appearance and 20% off the collection. 10am-7pm Friday and Saturday. 4806 Bethesda Avenue, 301.907.6871, www.shopamethyst.com
Aveda: Free makeovers from 12-6, plus take 20% off all lip colors. Receive a gift with any purchase. 4807 Bethesda Avenue, 301.652.1610, www.aveda-bethesda.com
bluemercury: Meet Bobbi Brown experts for a spring makeover in the season's hottest colors. Refreshments; appointments recommended. 11am-6pm Friday and Saturday. 7105 Bethesda Lane, 301.986.0070, www.bluemercury.com
Equinox: "The Skinny Jeans Workout". Try the class that uses light weights, yoga and Pilates moves to work your abs and glutes. 1pm. Class is free and first-come, first-serve. 4905 Elm Street, 301.652.1078, www.equinox.com
Ginger: Yoana Baraschi trunk show and 20% off trunk show pieces including dresses and separates for summer. 10am-8pm. 7114 Bethesda Lane, 301.664.9242, www.gingerstyle.com
J. McLaughlin: Learn how to wear and tie your scarves from 4-6 pm while enjoying wine and cheese. 4851 Bethesda Avenue, 301.951.5272, www.jmclaughlin.com
Luna: Shop designer tees from Velvet, LA Made, Rebecca Beeson, Ella Moss, Splendid and more. Take 15% off plus free gift with t-shirt purchase. 7232 Woodmont Avenue, 301.656.1111, www.shopluna.com
MyEyeDr: See the new summer lines and take 15% off frames by designers including Tom Ford and Prada. 7254 Woodmont Avenue, 301.718.2424, www.myeyedr.com
Sassanova: Roarke NYC trunk show: Shop the summer collection of necklaces, bracelets, headpieces and wedding accessories. 7134 Bethesda Lane, 301.654.7403, www.sassanova.com
Urban Chic: Rachel Pally trunk show. Take 15% off your trunk show purchase. 7126 Bethesda Lane, 301.657.0290, www.urbanchiconline.com
Wear It Well: Save 25% on special collections from Cousin Claudine, Leatherock, MZ Wallace & Suzi Roher; sale continues through Saturday. 4816 Bethesda Avenue, 301.652.3713
Please visit www.bethesdarow.com for children's events, Saturday specials and more.