Dress Like a Local Event


Dress Like a Local Event to Feature Local Boutiques, Fall Style Trends

GREER, S.C. – Sept., 14, 2017 – On Thursday, Oct., 12, the Greer Development Corporation will host the Dress Like a Local event at Grace Hall located at 108 Trade Street in historic downtown Greer. The evening will feature a bourbon and spirits tasting with Six & Twenty Distillery, hors d’oeuvres provided by ACE Catering and Events and a fashion show featuring locally-owned boutiques showcasing the season’s latest styles for men and women.

The following boutiques have been confirmed as fashion show participants:
·         Chelsea’s
·         Empire Ltd.
·         Maiale Boutique
·         Only Southern Made
·         Ross & Gray
·         Smith & James
·         Southern Sisters Boutique
·         Talloni A Shoe Salon

Each store will showcase its take on how to “dress like a local” this fall season, with a celebrity emcee providing style notes for the audience.

“This is a great opportunity to have a fun night out supporting small business, while previewing some of the latest trends in fashion,” said Danielle MacLanders, owner of Southern Sisters Boutique. “I think people will enjoy seeing how much Greer is growing, and it’s a chance for them to discover some of the great shops and restaurants while they’re here.”

A bourbon and spirits tasting will begin at 6 p.m., provided by locally-owned Six & Twenty Distillery.

Tickets for the Dress Like a Local event are:
General admission: $35
Includes the bourbon and a variety of other tastings, general admission seating, hors d’oeuvres and cash bar access at the fashion show

VIP: $60
Includes the bourbon tasting, VIP seating, hors d’oeuvres and open bar access at the fashion show

Tickets can be purchased in advance at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dress-like-a-local-tickets-37461303768, or at the door the day of the event.

“Downtown Greer is home to a group of very unique, very diverse group of merchants,” said Reno Deaton, Executive Director of the Greer Development Corporation.  “Some are Upstate institutions, and some have just recently established great reputations for style, elegance, and first class customer service.  It is an honor to be able to showcase their creativity and commitment to their customers with our first ever Dress Like a Local fashion show and bourbon tasting.  Whether you are looking for something for a night out, an important function, or simply to help you stand out in the crowd, these Greer merchants truly know what it means to be best in class and dress like a local.”

Dress Like a Local presented by Greer Development Corporation
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017
Grace Hall, 108 Trade Street, historic downtown Greer

6 – 7 p.m.
Reception and Bourbon Tasting with Six & Twenty Distillery

7 – 9 p.m.
Fashion show featuring local Greer boutiques, celebrity emcee, DJ EZ

General admission $35; VIP $60

For more information about the Dress Like a Local event, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dress-like-a-local-tickets-37461303768

For more information on the Greer Development Corporation please call (864) 416-0125 or visit our website at www.greerdevelopment.com.

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