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In conjunction with Juneteenth, Gapelii Brand cordially presents “Blooming into Juneteenth with Gapelii Brand.” The event will take place on Saturday, June 19th 5pm in Downtown Oklahoma City. The fashion show, presented in collaboration with the Oklahoma State Conference NAACP will feature clothing, shoes and accessories by some of the top emerging Black-owned fashion brands in the U.S. today including Gapelii Brand, House of Artistree and more!

Tentative Schedule:

1st Fashion Show Segment: 2-5pm
2nd Fashion Show Segment: 5-8:30pm
Performances/activities: 8:30-12pm

Featuring:

-Fashion show
-Live performances
-Food
-Local business Fair
-Face painting
-Art activities
-Balloon animals

*Currently seeking:
-Models (male & female, all ages & sizes, including youth)
-Food vendors
-Musicians, bands, poets, comedians, storytellers, dancers, other performing artists
-Local businesses, interested in reserving a booth for the business fair
-Local visual artists, interested in presenting outdoor demos or face painting

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

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

Alcohol will be available. Must 18+ to drink

Sponsored by the Oklahoma State Conference NAACP
*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.