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Cue the Lights for Escondido Fashion Week 2009



    Cue the Lights for Escondido Fashion Week 2009
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    Escondido is takin' it to the runway for the 2009 Escondido Fashion Week, sponsored by Mercedes Benz.

    After the success of last year's event, the 2nd annual Fashion Week comes to Downtown Escondido.

    Presented by Mercedes Benz of Escondido, a week of couture, luxury and fund raising will be held at the California Center for the Arts from April 6-11.

    Kick-off festivities begin Friday evening with a Stiletto Walk benefiting Ovarian Cancer and again on Saturday with a "Head to Tail" Pet Fashion Show benefiting the Escondido Humane Society.

    Some highlights include:

    • Fashion Week Launch Party & Runway Show: Monday, April 6 @ 7 p.m.
    • Recycled Fashion Show: Tuesday, April 7 @ 7 p.m.
    • Girls Night Out - Beauty for the Mind, Body & Spirit: Wednesday, April 8 from 6-9 p.m.
    • Designer Showcase: Thursday, April 9 @ 7 p.m.
    • Swimsuit Showcase - Swimwear featured in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition: Friday , April 10 @ 7 p.m.
    • Red Carpet Grand Finale: Saturday, April 11 @ 7:30 p.m.

     Visit for directions and pricing.