August 10, 2011 (Detroit) —“Haute Seats” tickets for the Detroit Institute of Arts’ (DIA) Fash Bash® are sold out, organizers announced today. The “Haute Seats” ticket level, limited to 300 individuals at $150 per ticket, includes general seating at the fashion show and cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. “Couture Crowd” tickets, at $500 per couple and including priority reserved seating in the first two rows for the fashion show, were previously announced as sold out.
Tickets are still available at the “Fashionably Late” level at $75 per ticket, providing access to the post-fashion show “Paparazzi Party After Glow.” Tickets are available online at www.dia.org.
Fash Bash® is presented by the Founders Junior Council (FJC), a young professionals auxiliary of the DIA in partnership with Neiman Marcus, and will be held on Thursday, Aug. 18 at 7 p.m. at the DIA. Proceeds will help the museum continue to provide the community with imaginative, high-quality programs and exhibitions.
Fash Bash® will take place at the museum for the first time in its 35-year history, bringing a sense of Detroit chic to the event. Guests will be treated to a one-of-a-kind evening of fashion, food and fun, including a Neiman Marcus “Art of Fashion” show in the DIA’s magnificent Great Hall and a pre- and post-fashion show cocktail party on the DIA’s front steps, celebrating summer nights and city lights.
Fash Bash® chairpersons are Lindsay Huddleston and Lauren Rakolta.