Check In for Fashion's Night Out

Where to go and what to do

fashion's night out!

From the powers that be at Vogue and CFDA comes Fashion’s Night Out. Join the hordes of style-obsessed shoppers — fueled by free drinks and fall fashion — taking to stores across the country. Here’s what’s happening tonight and where.

The Design District
What: Peruse the boutiques in the up-and-coming fashion hub, including Maison Martin Margiela, Scotch & Soda, and Marni, while DJ Mike Sikes spins and dance duo Afrobeta moves at Oak Plaza Plummer Alley and 39th Street.
Why: Shop 30 local designers, hit the beauty booth, and pose for a pic or two at the photo shoot station at The District Factory.
When: 6-11 p.m.
Where: NE 2nd Ave., b/t 39th & 42nd Sts.; The District Factory, Collins Building, 139 NE 39th St.

Village of Merrick Park
What: With a Grey Goose cocktail in one hand and a fashion find in the other, shop the outdoor mall before catching a presentation or two.
Why: Makeup applications at Nordstrom, manis from Nailbar & Beauty Lounge, braids from Blo at Neiman Marcus, mini facials at Banana Republic, and a Tom Ford trunk show at Edward Beiner.
When: 6-10 p.m.
Where: 358 San Lorenzo Ave., Coral Gables (305-529-0200). For the Neiman Marcus event, R.S.V.P. to 786-999-1072.

Bal Harbour Shops
Saks transforms into an after-hours party.
Why: A photo booth that posts to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram; drinks from The Broken Shaker, New Amsterdam, and Stella Artois; and burgers and frozen custard from Shake Shack.
When: 6-10 p.m.
Where: 9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour (305-865-1100 ext. 5317). R.S.V.P. to rsvpbalharbour@s5a.com.

Aventura Mall
Macy’s kicks the night off with a fashion show that includes model Niki Taylor; Empire Girls’s Julissa Bermudez; and Luciana Scarabello, the local designer from Fashion Star. Get styling advice and giveaways from Miami fashion bloggers and samples and prizes from restaurants such as Morton’s Steak House and Il Mulino.
Why: As if that’s not enough, venture out to the rest of the mall for more than 50 in-store sales and events, including the Michael Kors lounge.
When: 6-9 p.m.
Where: 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura (305-935-1110). For the Macy’s event, R.S.V.P. to 305-577-1818.

Dadeland Mall
Get a goodie bag while strolling. Then take it floor by floor at Saks, with makeovers at the beauty bar and cupcakes on one, and an Alexander McQueen shoe trunk show on two.
Why: At Saks, 10 percent of sales benefits Women’s Fund of Miami-Dade and Dress for Success Miami.
When: 6-9 p.m.
Where: 7535 N. Kendall Dr. (305-665-6226). For the Saks event, R.S.V.P. to rsvpdadeland@s5a.com.

Brilliance New York
Let a pro make over your makeup, shop the limited-edition FNO collection, score 15-50 percent off, and have your hair styled for free.
Why: Tunes by DJ Javi C, drinks and a fashion presentation by Mittmi by Danittza Zimic. Plus, the first 50 guests get a gift from Mittmi.
When: 6-11 p.m.
Where: 631 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach (786-276-6389). R.S.V.P. to vip@brilliancenewyork.com.

Photo: Courtesy of Aventura Mall

The Design District
NE 2nd Ave
bt 39th & 42nd Sts
Miami, FL 33137
Collins Building
139 NE 39th St
Miami, FL 33137
631 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Dadeland Mall
7535 N Kendall Dr
Kendall, FL 33156
9700 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, FL 33154
Aventura Mall
19501 Biscayne Blvd
Aventura, FL 33180
358 San Lorenzo Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33146