With optimism for a vaccine fueled recovery and a commitment to ongoing masking and COVID protocols firmly in place, The Sonoran Palm Springs – www.thesonoranps.com – (1555 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs) will host its first event since February last year on Saturday, April 24 (5:30pm – 8pm). Entitled LUNAR, the evening will feature a one-of-a-kind fashion masterpiece presentation highlighting acclaimed celebrity fashion designer David Tupaz and international fashion designers Erick Bendaña of Nicaragua, costume designers Ricardo Soltero and Inoe Vargas of Mexico and KICKA Custom Design of Sweden.
This edition of “LUNAR” is sponsored by Kelsey Timberlake Events. Tickets range from $55 individual tickets to $575 for Cabanas, and may be purchased at https://lunar.shindigg.com/. Dress to impress. A portion of the evening’s profits will benefit local artists in financial distress. “LUNAR” will kick-off a series of monthly occasions planned for full moon weekends that will spotlight fashion and artists from around the world.
“LUNAR” is produced and directed by Eduardo Khawam, President & Founder of Metropolitan Fashion Week & RunwayFX (www.runwayfx.com/) with special thanks to AsiaSF/Palm Springs, Tig & Company, Celebrity DJ Ricky Rocks, V Model Studio, and David Perry & Associates, Inc. (www.davidperry.com).
“The Sonoran Palm Springs is your fully COVID era compliant oasis in the Desert, right in the heart of Palm Springs,” said Khawam. “We are looking forward to carefully and safely moving into this new era of live events. The Sonoran Palm Springs which opened to great fanfare last year just before COVID overtook us, is an ideal spot for socially distant but fabulously produced events. We look forward to fulfilling our place as a popular Palm Springs gathering spot and destination. Plus, every one of our LUNAR experiences will benefit a good cause or local charity. We are part of the community, and want to give back to it, especially people who have been so financially impacted by the pandemic and its economic fallout.”
The Sonoran Palm Springs is 38,000 square feet of an outdoor event space which includes a pool, cabanas, pool bar, fire pits, and an expansive lawn. Contemporary and visually stunning, the Sonoran Palm Springs offers monumental views of the San Jacinto Mountains and dramatic starlit evenings for unforgettable events. The Sonoran is located in highly desirable South Palm Springs. It is the perfect outdoor venue for weddings, corporate, red carpet and charity events, galas, film festivals and outdoor screenings, video and photo shoots, fashion shows, art and wine festivals, product and brand launches, limited pool parties, birthdays, bridal showers, conferences, conventions and more. Schedule a tour and your next event at www.TheSonoranPS.com
Metropolitan Fashion Week is the only fashion week that features both fashion and costume designers on epic runways at historic and iconic venues. Their show and VIP events have taken place in Los Angeles, Seattle and Las Vegas. For video highlights go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=NdI56kCn24A&t=8s
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