CONCEPTUALIZED TO POSITION THE CITY AS A DESTINATION STEEPED IN RICH, VIBRANT AND COLORFUL HISTORY, NEWARK FASHION FORWARD WAS CREATED TO HIGHLIGHT THE UNDENIABLE TALENT, INCREASING TOURISM AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES THAT CONTINUE TO SHAPE NEWARK’S DYNAMIC EVOLUTION.
Fashion on the Green: Botanica
Join us for the launch of Newark Fashion Forward presents Fashion on the Green: Botanica. Tickets for this highly anticipated Inaugural opening reception are now available for purchase. This elevated experience will be taking place under the stars inside@cityofnewark’s Military Park. #NewarkFashionForward will be hosting celebrities, influencers, and select media for an evening preview of the full exhibition taking place over the weekend. Guests will be treated to an exclusive fashion show featuring the most buzzed-about emerging designers from within the city limits and beyond, surprise performances, awards ceremony honoring highly-lauded fashion industry disrupters, and celebrity DJs to move the crowd.
DESIGNERS | Everything Rrouge (Melody Asherman) | Milele Atelier | Shavi Lewis | Marco Hall
HONOREES| Mikki Taylor and Tai Beauchamp
7PM - 10PM | MILITARY PARK, NEWARK, NJ | TICKETS
Join us as Newark Fashion Forward takes over downtown Newark’s Military Park for Fashion on the Green: Art x Fashion Exhibition. Emerging fashion designers from within the city limits and beyond will collaborate with visual artists and interior designers to create an immersive experience. MUSIC | FASHION SHOW | FOOD | VENDORS
DESIGNERS| Naheemah Booker | Six20Style | Tyrone Chablis | Paris Monogan | Emi+clo (Emilisa Trotman) | Yodenim Street Style Artist
ENTERTAINMENT| DJ Sienna Channel @djsiennachanel
FREE | 12:00pm – 6:00pm | MILITARY PARK, NEWARK | NO TICKETS REQUIRED
Screening & Discussion: The Gospel According to Andre
Newark Museum screens Andre Leo Talley’s new documentary called The Gospel According to Andre. This is in partnership with Newark International Film Festival. Including panel discussion.
PANELISTS: Tai Beauchamp | Mikki Taylor | Solange Frankling | Wouri Vice
FREE | 2PM - 3:30PM | NEWARK MUSEUM | TICKETS SOLD OUT