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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH 5PM-9:30PM

Kaleiopapa Convention Center at Outrigger Kona Resort & Spa

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Step into a world of vibrant colors, eclectic styles, and a powerful message as we present "Raise The Runway” a mesmerizing fashion show dedicated to raising both awareness and funds for HIV/AIDS in the Hawaii community. Set against the breathtaking backdrop of Kona’s natural beauty, this event is poised to be an unforgettable experience that blends art, fashion, and social responsibility.

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2023 
Time: Doors open at 5:00p, Showtime at 6:00p – 9:30p
Venue: Outrigger Kona Resort in Keauhou 
Dress Code: Your fashion best!

 

Event Highlights
Runway Extravaganza: Prepare to be captivated by a curated collection of high fashion and innovative streetwear, all inspired by the essence of Hawaii's diverse culture and the spirit of unity. Cutting edge local designers will showcase their creations, demonstrating how fashion can be a powerful vehicle for spreading awareness.
Storytelling Through Fashion: Each design will carry a unique story, highlighting their own fashion journey, and contributing to the strength of our diverse communities. These stories will be woven into the fabric of the event, reminding us all of the importance of compassion, understanding, and breaking down stigmas.
Empowering Performances: The event will feature live performances by talented Hawaiian musicians, Kona’s own entertainment elite, and RuPaul Drag Race All Star and Fame Game winner, Ms Lala Ri—all coming together to create an atmosphere of celebration and empowerment. These performances will not only entertain but also reinforce the message of strength in unity.
Local Artisans and Vendors: Surrounding the event space, local artisans and vendors will showcase their crafts, offering attendees the chance to take home a piece of Hawaii's creative spirit. 
Online Auction: Bid on exclusive items generously donated by partners and sponsors in support of HIV/AIDS awareness. From luxury fashion pieces to unique experiences, the online auction is a chance to contribute while receiving something truly special.
Join us for an evening that transcends fashion, embracing the spirit of lokahi and the power of community. Proceeds from ticket sales, donations, and auction bids will directly benefit program dedicated to HIV/AIDS awareness, prevention, and support services. Let's come together, make a difference, and celebrate life, love, and unity in the beautiful islands of Hawaii.
DESIGNERS

The Raise the Runway, Couture for a Cause fashion show will feature local clothing designers. Check out their collections below.

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PERFORMERS

Raise the Runway, Couture for a Cause fashion show with also have live performances by local musicians and performers.

Live Hawaiian Music by

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Live Performances by

DISCOUNTED STAYS

Enjoy the night without worrying about the drive home. Attendees will have the option to book a room at an exclusive discounted rate. Please note that when booking a reservation it will default and calculate the regular resort charge of $30.00 plus tax. Please go ahead and book your reservation, the resort charge will be waived once the reservation is submitted. The deadline to reserve is October 6th.

SPONSORS

Become a sponsor! Your logo will be showcased below, displayed in social media posts, as well as mentioned throughout the event.

TICKETS

Join us for an evening that transcends fashion, embracing the spirit of lokahi and the power of community. Proceeds from ticket sales, donations, and auction bids will directly benefit programs dedicated to HIV/AIDS awareness, prevention, and support services. Let's come together, make a difference, and celebrate life, love, and unity in the beautiful islands of Hawaii.

Platinum

$150/seat

You receive a front-row ticket alongside the catwalk, thus securing a premium and exclusive experience to witness a fashion show event up close and personal.  Highlights include:
-    Unobstructed view of the models and world-renowned entertainers
-    Savory pupus delivered to your table
-    No host, cash bar
-    4 pm access to the designer’s booth prior to opening

Platinum Sponsorship

$4000/table

In addition to the perks of the Platinum ticket, you and your business receive the ultimate in highlights and promotions including:  
-    10 seats at the front of the runway
-    Your logo featured on our famous Kumukahi step-and-repeat (must be provided by 10/27 to allow for printing)
-    Presentation of your company commercial
-    Mentioning of company on social media posts, the radio and our website
-    15% of the proceeds will go to assist Maui relief efforts through our sister organization, Maui AIDS Foundation

Diamond

$85/seat

You will receive a ticket on a table in the second row, which still provides you with the opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of fashion and witness the creative vision of designers on display.  The clothing, accessories, and grand performances will be in close proximity for your enjoyment.  
-    Seated on a second-row table
-    Access to pupus from a table of curated delights
-    Access to the designers’ pop-up shops at 5pm
-    No host, cash bar

Diamond Sponsorship

$2500/table

In addition to the perks of the Diamond ticket, you and your business receive highlights and promotion including:  
-    10 seats at the table in the second row of the runway
-    Your logo in the second largest display size to proudly showcase your support for our community
-    Mentioning of company on social media posts and our website
-    MC mention of your organization throughout the evening
-    10% of the proceeds will go to assist Maui relief efforts through our sister organization, Maui AIDS Foundation

Gold

$55

Indulge in the enchanting world of high fashion and entertainment with our exclusive General Seating tickets, granting you a captivating vantage point from which to embrace the grandeur of the runway show. 
-    Seated at a table in the main showroom
-    Access to pupus from a table of curated delights
-    Access to the pop-up shops at 5pm
-    No host, cash bar

Gold Sponsorship

$1300/table

In addition to the perks of the Gold ticket, you and your business receive exclusive highlights and promotion including:  
-    10 seats at the table two rows from the very front of the catwalk
-    Your logo displayed to proudly showcase your support for our community
-    Mentioning of company on social media posts and our website
-    MC mention of your organization throughout the evening
-    5% of the proceeds will go to assist Maui relief efforts through our sister organization, Maui AIDS Foundation

Meet and Greet with Lala Ri

$20

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