A press release from the Stonington Community Center
On Saturday, Oct. 5, fashion, food and cocktails will all combine for an evening chock full of fashion and fun at the Velvet Mill in Stonington Borough. The event, which will benefit the Stonington Community Center at COMO After Hours, takes place from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. and will feature the incredible culinary creations of Octagon Steakhouse, presenting a Fire & Ice themed menu. In addition to tastings, there will be libations from local wineries, breweries and distilleries, including signature cocktails.
A fashion show will take place during the event, highlighting the talent of local designers, including Barrazza Style, Huxter, Susan Hickman and Toscano’s Men’s Shop. Hair and make-up will be provided by Antonio’s Hair Design and jewelry is courtesy of Simply Majestic, both of Mystic. High energy entertainment will be supplied by DJs Newsflash, #Dagyo, and Kid Igloo.
Tickets are $50 in advance, and $60 at the door. Each ticket-holder receives two drink tickets and a gift bag full of gift certificates for area businesses. Purchase your tickets now at www.thecomo.org or by calling the COMO at(860) 535-2476. Tickets can also be purchased at Antonio’s Hair Salon in Mystic, Simply Majestic in Mystic, Barraza Style in Stonington Borough and at the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa in Groton.
Sponsorships have been generously provided by Octagon Steakhouse, Antonio Hair Design, Barraza Style, Toscano’s Men’s Shop, Verizon Wireless, Simply Majestic, Huxter, Hickman Designs, Gira! and Anchored Productions. COMO After Hours is a 21+ event, and ID will be required by all attendees at admission.