Weekend Recommender: April 27-29
April 26, 2012 | by —Michelle Ward | Homepage
Black Halo offers specials on their versatile dresses and more this weekend.
Black Halo Warehouse Sale Event
Friday-Saturday, April 27-28, 12-5 PM & 9 AM-3 PM
Stock up on Black Halo styles at their two-day warehouse shopping event. A favorite of Katherine Heigl, Tyra Banks, and Fergie, the contemporary women’s line offers meticulously tailored skirts and dresses. 648 S. Mateo St., LA, 213-893-7600; blackhalo.com
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Gala Honors Man & Woman of the Year
Saturday, April 28, 6:30 PM
Find out who will be crowned Man and Woman of the Year at this annual gala. Winners of a 10-week fundraising competition will be announced at the Ritz-Carlton in Marina Del Rey, with proceeds benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Greater Los Angeles. The evening will include a cocktail reception, dinner, and a silent and live auction before the recipients are revealed. Tickets are $150 and available at mwoy.org. 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, 310-823-1700
The 24th Annual Vintage Bouquet Food and Wine Extravaganza
Sunday, April 29, 12-4 PM
Enjoy an idyllic afternoon of food and wine on the gorgeous grounds of the famed Greystone Manor. This annual event is hosted by The Barristers of Beverly Hills Bar Association alongside the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation, and showcases samples from top California vineyards and gourmet bites from restaurants like The Palm, Napa Valley Grille, Taberna Mexicana, and Bagatelle Los Angeles. Live entertainment, a photo booth, and an auction round out the experience. General tickets are now available for $125 and $150 at the door; VIP tickets are $175. All tickets on bhbaweb.com/vb/. 905 Loma Vista Dr., Beverly Hills, 818-610-0300
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