Juneteenth Ebony Fashion Fair Reenactment
3 PM, June 17, 2023 Free Admission
Time & Location
Jun 17, 2023, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
International Peace Gardens, 1060 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104, USA
About the event
In addition to the delightful Afternoon Tea, we are thrilled to present a concurrent fashion show that pays tribute to the iconic vintage designer gowns featured at the Ebony Fashion Fairs of the 1970s. This captivating showcase promises to transport you back in time, allowing you to relish the glamour, elegance, and groundbreaking fashion of that era. The best part? Admission to the fashion show is completely free, ensuring that everyone can experience this extraordinary display of style and cultural significance.
Prepare to be captivated as models grace the runway, donning exquisite vintage designer gowns that once graced the stages of the Ebony Fashion Fairs. From stunning eveningwear to avant-garde creations, each garment tells a story of the fashion industry's evolution and celebrates the trailblazing African American designers who left an indelible mark on the world of fashion.
Following the fashion show, we invite all fashion enthusiasts to participate in a lively and thrilling Fashion Enthusiasts Competition. This friendly competition provides an opportunity for individuals to showcase their personal style and creativity. Cash prizes will be awarded to the best-dressed participants in various categories, recognizing their outstanding fashion sense and flair.
To take part in the Fashion Enthusiasts Competition, registration is required. Simply visit our website at https://www.internationalpeacegardens.org/signup-enthusiaststo secure your spot in this exciting event. Participation is free, and we encourage individuals of all backgrounds and styles to join us in celebrating fashion, self-expression, and the spirit of friendly competition.
Whether you choose to enjoy the fashion show as a spectator, or you're inspired to participate in the Fashion Enthusiasts Competition, this event promises an extraordinary opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of vintage fashion, pay homage to the Ebony Fashion Fairs' legacy, and connect with like-minded fashion enthusiasts.
Mark your calendars, and don't miss out on this unique celebration of fashion and style. Join us for a remarkable afternoon of timeless elegance, creative expression, and the enduring influence of the Ebony Fashion Fairs.