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Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau gets even more BOLD–Beverly Hills Open Later Days—with the addition of a surprise street performance on Saturday, August 19, at 7 p.m., Test Rides with Beverly Hills Rent-A-Car’s luxury rental cars on August 11 and a special Walk with Mayor Lili Bosse happening tonight, August 10. BOLD, a city-wide initiative designed to give visitors and locals a chance to enjoy the best of Beverly Hills beyond regular business hours, kicked off August 3, 2017 with much fanfare, and continues throughout the month of August. 

 

A complete calendar listing of all BOLD activities can be found here and highlights include:

 

  • TONIGHT, THURSDAY, AUGUST 10: Take a Nighttime Walk with the Mayor

Mayor Lili Bosse, the visionary behind Beverly Hills’ changing culture, leads a weekly “Walk with the Mayor” each Monday morning. To celebrate BOLD’s evening activities, the Mayor will lead a special walk tonight, August 10 at 6 p.m. The Mayor will walk from City Hall (facing North Crescent Drive) and finish on Rodeo Drive.

 

  • SATURDAY, AUGUST 19: Check out a Surprise Street Performance

At 7 p.m., a surprise performance will take place on the 300 block of Rodeo Drive. For those who love music, dance, and fashion, this event will blend them all into a colorful act designed to dazzle all the senses.

 

  • SATURDAY, AUGUST 19: Meet & Greet BOLD Ambassador Dawn McCoy

At 6:30 p.m., join motivational speaker and social media influencer Dawn McCoy for a Meet & Greet at the #ONLYONRODEO Floral Art Installation on Rodeo Drive. Dawn is a writer, host and producer of her podcast, "Dine & Dish with Dawn," a celebrity interview show where food, wine and giving back are the focal points.

 

  • THURDAY, AUGUST 24: Get Tips from Fashion Influencer Marianna Hewitt at Ferragamo

Los Angeles fashion influencer Marianna Hewitt of the blog Life with Me, will share her favorite tips and tricks at Ferragamo on Rodeo Drive.

 

  • THROUGH AUGUST: Take in Some Culture

Ed Massey, known for his vibrant artwork on the Lifeguard Towers from Palos Verdes Peninsula to Malibu's Zuma Beach, shares his “Portraits of Hope: Neon Nights” exhibit at the historic Beverly Hills Sign and Lily Pond, which has been transformed with more than 1,000 art discs painted in eye-popping, fluorescent colors. 3-D glasses are available so visitors can witness the colors rising from the water. Additionally, the extraordinary Hershey Felder has returned to Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts,  for the Los Angeles Premiere of his newest work, "Our Great Tchaikovsky,” with the final performance taking place August 13.

 

  • THURSDAY – SATURDAY IN AUGUST: Experience DJ Nights and Concerts on Canon

One of LA’s premier DJs, DJ Reprise will continue to perform August 12 and 19, while on August 26, shoppers will be treated to the sounds of model and DJ, Harley Viera-Newton. Each Thursday, the popular Concerts on Canon will continue to delight audiences. Held in the Beverly Canon Gardens between Montage Beverly Hills and Bouchon Bistro, performances during BOLD continue: Leslie Paula and the Latin Soul Band (August 10), Stephen Wise Temple (August 17), Joyce Marie (August 24) and Rod Lightning and the Thunderbolts (August 31).

 

  • FRIDAY EVENINGS IN AUGUST: Go for a Summer Test Ride

Beverly Hills Rent-A-Car will offer test rides in their top luxury cars on Friday, August 11, including the Ferrari California Turbo, Lamborghini Huracan Spyder and McLaren 570S. The following Friday, August 18, visitors will be able to ride in a luxury electric car brand, and on Friday, August 25 MCar will offer guests the chance to experience a selection of luxury vehicles from their collection which may include the Mercedes AMG GTS Coupe, Bentley GTC V8s, Lamborghini Huracan Spyder, Ferrari California T, and the Mercedes S63 AMG.

 

  • THROUGHOUT AUGUST: Capture the Moment on Social Media

Guests can continue to enjoy Rodeo Drive’s popular #ONLYONRODEO Floral Art Installation and take even more “shoe-fies” with new sidewalk art stamps displayed in front of many Beverly Hills stores. Tag #BHOPENLATE when sharing your shoe-fies on social media. 

 

  • THURSDAY – SATURDAY NIGHTS IN AUGUST: Cash in on Culinary Delights

Various Beverly Hills restaurants are participating in BOLD as well, including Gratitude, Bouchon, Ocean Prime and La Dolce Vita, offering specials to shoppers who show a receipt after making a purchase in one of the participating BOLD stores between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on BOLD nights. Each Saturday, food & beverage carts will provide local favorites on Rodeo Drive too. Details on participating restaurants can be found here.

 

  • THURSDAY – SATURDAY NIGHTS IN AUGUST: Shop into the Night

Nearly 90 retail businesses such as Chanel, Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana and Louis Vuitton are staying open until 8:00 p.m. each Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.

 

Lastly, for those seeking the ease of a car-free night at BOLD, Beverly Hills has partnered with Lyft to provide one-time only $5 off discount code for their ride to Beverly Hills every Thursday, Friday and Saturday in August from 5:30-8:00 p.m. These can be redeemed by entering the promo code BHOPENLATE in the promos section on the Lyft app when the ride is initially booked. Designated BOLD drop-off locations are at Beverly Canon Gardens and Luxe Rodeo Drive Hotel. Quantities are limited.

 

About Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills is one of the world’s most sought-after locales. Centrally located in greater Los Angeles, Beverly Hills is a desirable residence and premier vacation and business travel destination. Within its 5.7 square mile radius, Beverly Hills has approximately 34,000 residents with a business and commercial base that ranks next to cities with a population of several hundred thousand. It boasts beautiful weather year-round, acclaimed full-service and boutique hotel accommodations, sumptuous dining and incomparable shopping. Synonymous with Hollywood glamour, Beverly Hills enjoys an international reputation as the home and playground of A-list movie stars. The city is not only known worldwide for its grand mansions and chic shops along Rodeo Drive, but also for its multitude of art and architecture, spas and salons, and its exceptional walkability. For more information, visit beverlyhills.org.

Aug 22, 2017
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