Retail Events

Color STORY at Macy’s, through June 26
Macy’s Center City is one of 36 stores nationwide to introduce STORY, a narrative driven retail concept shop. Opening with “Color” as its inaugural theme, STORY at Macy’s invites customers to explore and experience color through a rainbow of giftable products for men, women, kids and home. MAC Cosmetics, Crayola®, Levi’s® Kids, and more than 70 small businesses come together to deliver an immersive, vibrant experience.

From the national in-store debut of Primary, an online kidswear brand, to gourmet chocolate bars in unique flavors like coffee & doughnuts from LA-based chocolatier Compartes – there is truly something for everyone.

With themes changing every few months, STORY at Macy’s will deliver new concepts through its signature blend of unique collaborations, narrative-driven merchandising and dynamic event programming. Open now and running through Wednesday, June 26, Color STORY will engage customers through its calendar of events and classes, focused on self-expression and creativity.
Macy’s Center City, 1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000, macys.com/philadelphia-pa

Champion: now open
The fifth Champion store in the nation is now open in the heart of downtown Philadelphia. The 3,040 square foot location pays homage to the brand’s rich history as well as the city’s renowned presence. From vintage Champion Philadelphia sport memorabilia to exclusive Philadelphia pieces and a second floor customization studio, there is plenty in store for Center City shoppers to enjoy.
Champion, 1507 Walnut Street, 215.665.1383, www.champion.com

Rumble Boxing: now open
The boxing-inspired group fitness destination, Rumble Boxing, will officially open it’s first Philadelphia location on April 5. Each 45-minute class incorporates 10 rounds of full-body strength training and metabolic conditioning for an intense, fast-paced workout, beloved by celebrities including Kendall Jenner, Hailey Baldwin, David Beckham, and Kevin Hart. To book your spot for opening week, visit rumble-boxing.com.
Rumble Boxing, 1520 Walnut Street, 212.804.7818, www.rumble-boxing.com

Philadelphia Runner: Broad Street Run Season, ongoing
The countdown to the 2019 Broad Street Run is on. Whether it’s your first time or your fourteenth, Philadelphia Runner has everything you need to reach your Broad Street Run goals before you get to the starting line. Stop by the Center City store for free shoe fittings and gait analysis and running gear for the largest 10 mile road race in the country! From running stocks, moisture wicking apparel, sports bras and free sports bra fittings to individual and group training programs, Philadelphia Runner’s expert staff will help you cross the Broad Street Run finish line.
Philadelphia Runner, 1601 Sansom Street, 215.972.8333, philadelphiarunner.com

Marine Layer: Re-Spun recycling program, ongoing
Re-Spun is Marine Layer’s revolutionary recycling program that’ll give your old tee a new life. Drop off your old tees in store, get $5 credit per tee (up to $25 but no limit to donations) and Marine Layer will turn your old shirts into one-of-a-kind recycled tees. Re-Spun recycled tees are expected to launch in April. Learn more about Re-Spun here.
Marine Layer, 1604 Walnut Street, 215.644.8186, www.marinelayer.com

Uniqlo: Deals on Spring Essentials, ongoing
Check everything off your shopping list with specials on spring essentials at Uniqlo. From BLOCKTECH outerwear for all-weather comfort to pants with sleek tailoring ideal for everyday style, shop Uniqlo’s Center City flagship store for the best in spring style staples.
Uniqlo, 1608 Chestnut Street, 877.486.4756, www.uniqlo.com

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Sherman Brothers Shoes: Santoni Sale, ongoing
Italian shoe brand Santoni has given Sherman Brothers Shoes exclusive rights to sell the entire inventory of shoes from Santoni North America. Visit Sherman Brothers Shoes to shop sophisticated, handcrafted footwear from Santoni for 30 -50% off, a once in generation opportunity.
Sherman Brothers Shoes, 1520 Sansom Street, 877.337.4637, www.shermanbrothers.com

LAGOS: Spring 2019 Collection, new arrival
Beautiful gemstones and timeless style from the LAGOS Spring 2019 collection are now available at LAGOS Rittenhouse. LAGOS is abuzz with Honeybees- a collection as sweet as honey, handcrafted with 18k Caviar gold details. Spring into the Maya collection by LAGOS with new designs handcrafted in Turquois, Lapis and Mother of Pearl – an ideal color palette for the spring season.
LAGOS Rittenhouse, 1735 Walnut Street, 215.567.0770, www.lagos.com

Boyds Philadelphia: Say Hello To Spring, new arrivals
Spring wardrobe staples for men and women have arrived,  including the most coveted handbags from Dolce & Gabbana, Nancy Conzalex, Elena Ghisellini and more. 
Boyds, 1818 Chestnut Street, 215.564.9000, www.boydsphila.com

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LUSH Cosmetics: Meet Your New Springtime Favorites, in-store March 18th
After a long winter, spring is finally on its way! The limited edition treats at LUSH Cosmetics are made fresh by hand to put a spring in your step; plus they make shopping for Easter baskets and Mother’s Day a breeze!
LUSH Cosmetics, 1525 Walnut Street, 215.546.5874, www.lushusa.com

Sephora: Brow-Shaping Basics Class, Wednesdays April 3 – 24
Brows are the pillars of your face, so make them work hard for you. Discover the ideal shape to frame your features, including length, thickness and more. Plus, find the right products for at-home maintenance. No tweezing involved. The 45 minute class is offered every Wednesday throughout April at 1pm and 5pm. Sign up here.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

Sephora: Skincare for That Youthful Glow Class, Thursdays April 4 – 25
Brighter, younger-looking skin is in your future – learn the fundamentals of a radiant complexion, from ingredients that target signs of aging to the right routine for your skin type. Plus, master application tips for just-left-the-spa results at home. The 45 minute class is offered every Thursday throughout April at 1pm. Sign up here.
Sephora, 1714 Chestnut Street, 215.563.6112, www.sephora.com

Shakespeare & Co.: Author Charles Fergus Discussing A Stranger Here Below, April 24
A Stranger Here Below is the first in a new historical mystery series featuring the Pennsylvania Dutch sheriff Gideon Stoltz. This event on Wednesday April 24 from 6:30pm – 8:00pm is first come, first served. Register here.
Shakespeare & Co., 1632 Walnut Street, 215.486.2106, shakeandco.com

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Ten Thousand Villages: Who Made My Clothes Fashion Event, April 25
Fair Trade Philadelphia is partnering with Ten Thousand Villages and Mata Traders to give you an opportunity to be connected to what you wear. Throughout the evening see ethically-sourced, one-of-a-kind dresses and jewelry, sip on mocktails, and snack on mini donuts from local favorite, Federal Donuts. Before you go, grab your gift, handcrafted accessories from Ten Thousand Villages and Kamibashi. Purchase tickets here.
Ten Thousand Villages, 1315 Walnut Street, 445.444.0632, www.tenthousandvillages.com/philadelphia

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Blick Art Materials: Rebecca Schultz InLiqud Artist Demonstration, April 27
Join Blick Art Materials Philadelphia for a special series of demonstrations by InLiquid Art + Design artists. Come to Blick Philadelphia to meet and discuss technique with professional artists from the InLiquid Microgrant program. On Saturday, April 27 from 3pm-5pm, Terri Saulin presents Abstract Landscape Painting. Attend for your chance to win a $50 store card. Seating is first come, first served. Register here.
Blick Art Materials, 1330 Chestnut Street, 215.545.3214, www.dickblick.com

Shakespeare & Co.: Author Natalie Pompilio Signing Walking Philadelphia, April 27
Grab your walking shoes, and become an urban adventurer. In Walking Philadelphia, Natalie Pompilio guides you through 30 unique walking tours exploring art, architecture, history and little-known gems. This event on Saturday, April 27 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm is a book signing and requires purchase of the book in order to be autographed or personalized. Register here.
Shakespeare & Co., 1632 Walnut Street, 215.486.2106, shakeandco.com

STORY at Macy’s: Jean Jacket Customization with Crayola x Levis, April 27
This event is part of a series designed to inspire inventive uses for Crayola products through hands-on workshops and classes. Create custom patches to adorn classic Levi’s Kid’s Denim jackets and tees with Crayola fabric markers. To reserve your spot, register here.
Macy’s Center City, 1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000, macys.com/philadelphia-pa

Benjamin Lovell Shoes: Earth Wanderlust Event, April 20 – May 12
Enjoy free gifts with purchase and enter the raffle to win a free pair from Earth. Earth offers a range of modern wellness fashion. The contemporary collection of casual shoes merge style with comfort with a unique contoured foot bed inside every style.
Benjamin Lovell Shoes, 1728 Chestnut Street, 215.564.4655, www.blsshoes.com

Benjamin Lovell Shoes: Ara Trunk Show, April 27
Benjamin Lovell’s Ara trunk show comes to the Rittenhouse store from 10 am – 4pm with Stephen Freeman. For over 50 years, Ara has provided footwear that is both comfortable and stylish and has become one of Europe’s greatest producers of women’s footwear. Stop in and enjoy free gifts with purchase and enter the raffle to win a pair of Aras.
Benjamin Lovell Shoes, 1728 Chestnut Street, 215.564.4655, www.blsshoes.com

Benjamin Lovell Shoes: On-running Trunk Show, May 9
Join Benjamin Lovell and brand expert Will Castro at the flagship Rittenhouse store for the On-running trunk show and enter to win a free pair of Ons. On is a Switzerland based sportswear company with footwear engineered to feel effortless with Zero-Gravity foam soles.
Benjamin Lovell Shoes, 1728 Chestnut Street, 215.564.4655, www.blsshoes.com

Shakespeare & Co.: Author Sarah Archer Discussing The Midcentury Kitchen, May 9
The Midcentury Kitchen is an illustrated pop history from aqua to avocado, Westinghouse to Wonder Bread. Sarah Archer shows us how the prosperity of the 1950s kicked off the technological and design ideals of today’s kitchen. Attend this discussion on Thursday, May 9, from 6:30pm – 8:00pm to learn more. Store seating is first-come, first-served. Register here.
Shakespeare & Co., 1632 Walnut Street, 215.486.2106, shakeandco.com

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STORY at Macy’s: DIY Crayon Mother’s Day Cards, May 11
While shopping for the perfect Mother’s Day gift, visit STORY at Macy’s for a hands-on workshop to create Mother’s Day Cards from 11am – 5pm.
Macy’s Center City, 1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000, macys.com/philadelphia-pa

STORY at Macy’s: Smokey Eye Perfection with MAC Cosmetics, May 17
Ready to standout in the shadows? Join the experts at MAC Cosmetics to master the perfect smokey eye from 3pm – 7pm.
Macy’s Center City, 1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000, macys.com/philadelphia-pa

STORY at Macy’s: DIY Melted Crayon MANDALAs with Crayola, May 22
Get ready for melting magic. Visit STORY at Macy’s for a hands on workshop to transform an ordinary piece of wood into an extraordinary work of art from 6pm – 7pm.
Macy’s Center City, 1300 Market Street, 215.241.9000, macys.com/philadelphia-pa