Join MAGIC and Invista for an opening-night charity event under the stars at Green Valley Ranch, with a special performance by The Black Crowes. A runway event will preview the newest looks in Lycra spandex and CoolMax fabric and display the properties of Teflon fabric protector. Proceeds will benefit Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Tickets are $65 and can be purchased on the Web at MAGIConline.com or by calling 218-723-9792. MAGIC will provide transportation to and from the venue. Pickup times and locations are to be announced.
• Whiskey Beach, Green Valley Ranch
• LVCC will call hours: Saturday-Sunday, noon-4 p.m., and Monday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Green Valley Ranch will call desk opens at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 30, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.: Louis XIV
MAGIC and Levi Strauss & Co. present Louis XIV, an invitation-only event at Body English inside the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. This event is brought to you by Dim Mak Records. Special guest DJs to include Steve Aoki and Benji Madden from Good Charlotte.
• Body English, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
eBay Information Kiosks
Visit eBay’s kiosks or attend one of its seminars to become a successful eBay seller. Also, sign up for a raffle to win a $500 eBay shopping certificate. In addition, eBay is offering free phone tutorials to help get you started selling your clearance merchandise on the auction site. Call 866-304-EBAY. Please provide the representative with code CP0936. Limited time only.
• Grand Lobby and Room N253
Learn about this staffing resource for the fashion and retail industries with offices in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and soon Orange County. Enter to win an Apple iPod and iPod Shuffle.
• Grand Lobby
LINK Licensing Conference
Taking place Aug. 31-Sept. 1, the Licensing International Networking Conference is a forum for deal-making and idea generation among licensing professionals, brand owners, manufacturers and retailers. With keynotes from esteemed journalists and industry insiders, plus breakout sessions, LINK will stimulate your thinking on how to drive growth in your business.
• Bellagio Hotel
Canadian Apparel Federation
From Canada with love. Learn about the Canadian apparel showing at the MAGIC Marketplace.
• Grand Lobby
MAGIC and JCK at MAGIC
Diamond Bracelet Giveaway
Enter to win a 5-carat diamond and platinum tennis bracelet. The drawing will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 31. Entry tickets are available at registration desks, and you must be a registered retailer or editorial press to enter. You need not be present to win.
• Club JCK, Las Vegas Hilton
See some of the latest looks in Muppet apparel and help support the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles by taking part in an auction. View and bid on one of the vintage Kermit T-shirts designed by Jennifer Garner, Tony Hawk, Kelly Ripa, Robert De Niro, Quentin Tarantino, Virginia Madsen and others.
• Grand Lobby