the-bravern-renderingThe opening of The Shops at The Bravern is almost a week away. To add to the excitement, The Bravern will be hosting some opening weekend festivities!  This is a special weekend that will be remembered.  Here are some events that you can be a part of:

Neiman Marcus Grand Opening Gala
Thursday, September 10th 7:30pm
Black tie event hosted by Neiman Marcus to kick off their store opening. Beneficiaries of the event include Hopelink, Overlake Hospital Medical Center, and PONCHO. Event costs $200 and has limited quantity of tickets remaining (purchase tickets here SOLD OUT).

Cookie Johnson Personal Appearance at Neiman Marcus
Friday, September 11th 11am – 3pm
Cookie Johnson, wife of NBA legend Magic Johnson, is adding entrepreneur and clothing designer to her resume. Johnson has collaborated with denim legend Michael Glasser, the mastermind behind Seven for all Mankind, and Citizens of Humanity. Cj by Cookie Johnson is a new premium denim line embracing real bodies in both fit and style. Customers can enjoy live music by a DJ and models.

John Howie Steak Charity Lunch/Dinners
Thursday/Friday, September 10th/11th
The newest steakhouse in town has compiled 3 benefit lunches and dinners next week. These fundraisers will benefit the following charities: Children’s Hospital – Friends of COSTCO, Jericho Funding Alliance, and Eastside Assistance League. Find out how to purchase tickets here.

Robert Cray Live at The Bravern
Sunday, September 13th 6:30pm – 8pm
Blues musician, and multiple Grammy award winner, Robert Cray will perform Sunday evening at an outdoor concert at The Bravern.


Live Music Schedule Opening Weekend

North Fireplace at Building One

10:15 am – 2:15 pm: Jeanette Alexander
2:45 pm – 4:15 pm: Nouela Johnston
4:45 pm – 8:00 pm: John Totten

South Fireplace off of 110th Arrival Court

10:15 am – 1:15 pm: Ryan Shea Smith
1:30 pm – 4:15 pm: Rebecca Schroeder
4:45 pm – 8:00 pm: Brason Alexander

North Fireplace at Building One

12:00 pm – 1:45 pm: Brason Alexander
2:15 pm – 4:00 pm: Nouela Johnston
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm: Mark Goldberg

South Fireplace off of 110th Arrival Court

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm: Ryan Shea Smith
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Jeanette Alexander
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Rebecca Schroeder