Public Events


Please note market weeks and tradeshows are for the trade only and are not open to the general public. Dates are subject to change.

October 20, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

An Urban Dinner Party

Envision white linens, a beautiful tablescape, and sparkling lights overhead creating a magical ambiance. An Urban Dinner Party is back! Enjoy a four course meal, complimentary, wine and live music.

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October 15, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

An Urban Dinner Party

The LA Fashion District is bringing the outdoor urban dinner party experience to Downtown LA. Enjoy a four-course meal by Chef Felix Barron, IV of KTCHN LA and complimentary wine provided by Finca La Malena, as we transform Santee Street into the ultimate urban fine-dining experience.

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March 28, 2015 @ 8:00 am - March 29, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

The Makeup Show L.A.

The largest pro-only makeup event in the United States, featuring two days dedicated to artistry, networking, community, inspiration, and education. www.themakeupshow.com/la

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December 6, 2014 - December 7, 2014

Unique LA

The largest Made-in-America shopping event in the country, attendees get the rare chance to meet and shop directly from over 350 hand-selected designers and artists. The exciting two-day shopping event makes it easy for you to buy local and support LA’s economy, discover great design and deals, join in community, and have a blast. The products at the show are proudly made right here in the USA so you’re putting your dollars right back into our economy and local community! Visit our popular Cafe to take a break and enjoy a coffee or delicious locally-made food. With fun for everyone plan to spend the day with us.

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October 31, 2014

Sample Sale Friday

Sample sales are usually held the last Friday of the month. You can contact the buildings directly to confirm participation. The California Market Center, Cooper Design Space, Gerry Building and The New Mart, are all located at the intersection of 9th and Los Angeles Streets. Sample sale hours are generally 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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September 26, 2014

Sample Sale Friday

Sample sales are usually held the last Friday of the month. You can contact the buildings directly to confirm participation. The California Market Center, Cooper Design Space, Gerry Building and The New Mart, are all located at the intersection of 9th and Los Angeles Streets. Sample sale hours are generally 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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September 20, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Sample Sale Saturday

Located in the California Market Center, the Saturday Sale is where savvy shoppers buy designer apparel, sportswear and accessories at wholesale prices and below. You can get women’s, men’s and children’s apparel, by known labels, at 50%-85% off original retail. Saturday, September 20th Designer Clothing & Accessories// Women’s, Men’s & Children’s thesaturdaysalela.com

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August 29, 2014

Sample Sale Friday

Sample sales are usually held the last Friday of the month. You can contact the buildings directly to confirm participation. The California Market Center, Cooper Design Space, Gerry Building and The New Mart, are all located at the intersection of 9th and Los Angeles Streets. Sample sale hours are generally 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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August 28, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The LA Fashion District Mixer

Wholesale Clothing Vendors and Optical Vortex will takeover the LA Fashion District on August 28, 2014 at Umami Burger to showcase influencing fashion wholesalers, music artists, and independent filmmakers. The Mixers will feature a conversation about fashion, social media and Young Hollywood with LA’s hottest fashion personality and journalist Kiera Renee, founder of K&K Direct. […]

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August 9, 2014 - August 10, 2014

Unique LA

The largest Made-in-America shopping event in the country, attendees get the rare chance to meet and shop directly from over 350 hand-selected designers and artists. The exciting two-day shopping event makes it easy for you to buy local and support LA’s economy, discover great design and deals, join in community, and have a blast. The products at the show are proudly made right here in the USA so you’re putting your dollars right back into our economy and local community! Visit our popular Cafe to take a break and enjoy a coffee or delicious locally-made food. With fun for everyone plan to spend the day with us

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August 1, 2014 - August 2, 2014

THE DRESLYN Sample Sale

The Dreslyn is presenting their first ever sample sale happening Friday August 1st – Saturday August 2nd. There you will find a highly curated selection of designer pieces from The Dreslyn\’s Spring \’14 and Fall \’13 offerings, from brands like Band of Outsiders, Carven, Rag & Bone, Helmut Lang, Sophie Hulme, and other favorites, for […]

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July 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The WALL: Foodie & Flowers Farmers Market

A variety of performers provide lively entertainment. It’s a place where children dance, jump or ride a pony. It’s where couples stroll, friends meet and family gather. The food tempts you with signature dishes and delicious market specials. It’s ALWAYS free.

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