{UPDATE: We’re happy to share that the first event has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 13th, please see information below.} 

Enjoy sips, eats and special treats as you prepare for the holidays

Are you ready to rock a season of soirées and sweetness? You’ll be well on your way when plans include the Holiday Block Party–two nights of festive shopping opportunities all within a few joyful steps.

Hosted by Lululemon Athletica, The Shoe Inn, Nashelle, and Vanilla Urban Threads, themed events include holiday styling, giveaways and store discounts. The Holiday Block Party is planned from 5 – 8pm on December 13 and December 21 in the Old Mill District.

Step out with a visit to The Shoe Inn where small bites and drinks will be served on December 13, followed up by a Whiskey and Wings Men’s Shopping Night on December 21. Gift givers receive complimentary wrapping and an extra special 10% discount will be applied during event nights (some exclusions apply).

Next you’re going to want to wander into Lululemon Athletica where you can fill out a wish list ensuring that Santa knows exactly what you want. The team from Penny Lash will also be in the house, ready to add bold lip colors to inspire mistletoe moments. RSVP and invite your friends to Lipstick and Libations. 

With a start time of 4pm, Vanilla Urban Threads will be in full swing with specialty cocktails poured by Velvet Bend and holiday hair styling by Astacia Christenson. Giveaways will include treats from Mink Pink, Somedays Lovin, Tokyo Milk to name a few. While you’re there, get entered to win a $150 Store Gift Certificate and Maya Moon Clutch. 

By now you’ll happily stride into Nashelle, where a team of creative souls are ready to help you select unique jewelry for all of the lucky ones on your gift list. December 13 has been designated as a Ladies’ Shopping Night with Scotch and Steak Men’s Shopping Night slated for December 21. Charities benefit with each piece of jewelry sold and special discounts are being given to those donating Teddy Bears throughout the month of December.

Plan ahead, invite a friend or fly solo, you’re sure to be in sparkling company in this neighborhood.