Events

Gapelii Brand cordially presents the 1st annual “Blooming into Juneteenth with Gapelii Brand” fashion show. The event will take place on Saturday, June 19th, 2PM-12AM at the Myriad Botanical Gardens in Downtown Oklahoma City. Presented in conjunction with Juneteenth, the event will feature designer wear by some of the top local Black-owned fashion brands in the area!

Tentative Schedule:

1st Fashion Show Segment: 2-4pm
2nd Fashion Show Segment: 5-8pm
Performances/activities: 8-12am

Featured Brands:

Gapelii Brand
House of Artistree
Puissance Clothing
Bold Statement Apparel
Bell Aime Couture
Back 2 My Roots
Faye's Closet
Cost2Drip

Featured Performers:

Kendra Smith
Kesha Bell
Cortney Lachelle
Cara Black
Sandmeezy
Rob & Brittany Clay
Meechie's Music World
Oso Ginxx
Sandmeezy
Hana Meraki
VellyVocalz
Mama Hustle

Food vendors:

Mudbuggin
JStew's
Kona Ice
Featuring:

-Fashion shows
-Live performances
-Food
-Local business Fair
-Community activities

For more information or if interested in participating, please email andrew@gapeliibrand.com with the Subject Line “Gapelii Fashion Show”

Free & open to the public. A suggested donation of $10 or higher is highly encouraged and appreciated.

Cash bar available provided by Doubleshot. Must 18+ to drink

Sponsored by the Oklahoma State Conference NAACP & OG+E

Model hair & make-up services provided by Paul Mitchell The School cosmetology students and Shayla X Shae.

*Benefitting the Oklahoma State Conference’s (ACT-SO) Program - A yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African American high school students.

**All state COVID-19 regulations will be observed.