FARMERS MARKET
Sep
25
9:00 AM09:00

FARMERS MARKET

Every Wednesday from 9am - 2pm in the CMC Plaza.

Finally, a farmers market in the heart of the LA Fashion District! Add Wednesdays to your calendar as the day to shop for your weekly produce, discover artisanal, prepared foods and support local farmers and small businesses.

View Event →
LA MAJORS MARKET
Oct
2
to Oct 4

LA MAJORS MARKET

LA Majors Market brings all the heavy-hitters to town. Prominent department stores, chain stores, online retailers and industry influencers descend upon LA for brand previews and trend presentations. Private appointments are available for temporary rental only during LA Majors, offering brands from around the U.S. an intimate and quiet location to host buyers and hold appointments in the heart of the DTLA Fashion District.

View Event →
LA TEXTILE
Oct
2
to Oct 4

LA TEXTILE

LA TEXTILE is the fashion industry’s premier West Coast destination for textile, design & production resources from around the globe. Showcasing hundreds of international fabric collections and design services, the caliber of resources and fashion direction is presented with contemporary & lifestyle designers in mind.

View Event →
Sustainable Fashion Forum
Oct
3
9:00 AM09:00

Sustainable Fashion Forum

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Presented by Fashiondex + LA Textile, the Sustainable Fashion Forum is a one-day conference focused on processes, practices and tangible ways in which fashion businesses can implement to become leaders in climate change, environmental sustainability, and ethical responsibility.

Please join us in the third annual Los Angeles Sustainable Fashion Forum during LA Textile and meet fashion and sustainability professionals and change agents.

Registered LA Textile attendees, receive an exclusive 20% discount off your full-day pass admission purchase with code: CMC19

View Event →
LA MARKET WEEK
Oct
14
to Oct 16

LA MARKET WEEK

Explore the LA Fashion District’s largest and most comprehensive variety of brands at CMC during LA Market Week. Comprised of 3 distinct areas, LA Market Week showcases brands of all categories throughout showrooms and curated tradeshow environments.

View Event →
LABEL ARRAY
Oct
14
to Oct 16

LABEL ARRAY

A new highlight to LA Market Week is Label Array, a compelling showcase of young contemporary and women’s fast fashion brands from around U.S. Specialty boutiques, prominent department stores and online retailers. Continue to return to Label Array to discover the latest on-trend apparel, accessories, footwear, gift, home, beauty & more... all in the heart of the DTLA Fashion District.

View Event →
Vegan Fashion Week
Oct
14
to Oct 15

Vegan Fashion Week

VEGAN FASHION WEEK IS DEDICATED TO ELEVATING ETHICAL FASHION GLOBALLY.

This event is designed to empower conscious brands and humans globally with an elevated platform for achievement, inspiration, and discovery.

This is a tribute to the animals & an ode to the end of animal exploitation in all forms. Produced and curated by creative director and animal rights advocate, Emmanuelle Rienda, this event is an experience where fashion meets activism with a deeply conscious twist. She creates experiences that inspire...

The launch of this historic event took place in the heart of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles in February 2019. The following days, guests had the opportunity to travel to the LA fashion district to experience a Vegan World at the California Market Center, with a curated selection of animal-free designer pieces on the runway, and a vegan lounge offering cruelty-free fashion, beauty, food and innovative alternatives sourced globally.

View Event →
LA KIDS MARKET
Oct
14
to Oct 16

LA KIDS MARKET

Taking place during LA Market Week, LA Kids Market is comprised of more than 40 showrooms collectively representing hundreds of brands, including the largest year-round collection of contemporary, made In LA, and European children's fashion lines in the nation, as well as gifts, toys, and lifestyle products.

View Event →
LA Men's Market
Oct
15
to Oct 16

LA Men's Market

LA Men’s Market is the premier men’s trade event for brands and buyers to come together and do business. They found their lane by focusing exclusively on the Summer & Holiday seasons. They proudly showcase the best menswear brands in action sports, contemporary, lifestyle, accessories, streetwear and footwear.

View Event →

88 Cities Summit
Sep
19
9:00 AM09:00

88 Cities Summit

MAYORS + CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS, CITY MANAGERS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAMS, PLANNING TEAMS, COUNTY OFFICIALS + AGENCIES, COMMUNITY BASED ORGS & EDUCATORS!

WE ARE EXPERIENCING AN ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION UNLIKE ANYTHING THAT HAS COME BEFORE. 

The 88 Cities Summit provides a CONVERSATION SPACE for stakeholders of the 88 cities and unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County. One of the Summit goals is for participants to create actionable solutions to the economic development challenges of our cities.

View Event →
Project Beauty Expo
Sep
14
to Sep 15

Project Beauty Expo

Part conference, part experiential inspiration wonderland, PROJECT BEAUTY EXPO (PBE) has taken the conference world by storm, creating a space for the next generation of colored entrepreneurs and thought leaders to meet and thrive together. Check out 50 indie beauty and wellness brands made for and by women of color in LA .

View Event →
SHMOOZ LA
Sep
5
5:00 PM17:00

SHMOOZ LA

5pm-7pm in the CMC 10B Event Space

Hosted by the FIDM Los Angeles Alumni Chapter, SHMOOZ LA is a free networking event designed to connect talented alumni to great companies in the apparel, beauty and lifestyle-driven industries, including: Volcom, Lucky Brand, Forever 21, JBCStyle, Revolve Clothing, UNIQLO, bespoke careers, Dunn Edwards, Target, PacSun, Riot Society and more. Meet recruiters and HR professionals and find out about the companies they represent. Bring resumes and business cards. Open exclusively to FIDM Alumni. Complimentary buffet. RSVP to Carrie Shay at: cshay@fidm.edu

View Event →
Herschel Sample Sale
Aug
30
10:00 AM10:00

Herschel Sample Sale

Shop discounts on apparel and accessories at the Herschel Supply Co. Sample Sale at CMC in the Fashion Theater.

About Herschel Supply Co.
Herschel Supply Co. is a design driven global accessories brand that produces quality products with a fine regard for detail. Driven to provide the everyday traveler with the perfect bags and accessories, Herschel Supply Co. has been thoughtfully designed from the ground up to include details that aid in daily journeys.

Sample Sale Schedule

Thursday, August 29th: 10am-5pm

Friday, August 30th: 10am - 5pm


View Event →
BIG CITY MOMS PRESENTS: THE BIGGEST FAMILY SHOWER EVER
Aug
10
11:00 AM11:00

BIG CITY MOMS PRESENTS: THE BIGGEST FAMILY SHOWER EVER

The Biggest Family Shower Ever! This event has everything baby showers have to offer, and so much more! Bring your whole family; there is something for everyone! All attendees will receive full access to the show floor, lounges, activities, samples, seminars, light bites and a chance to win prizes like strollers, carriers, and other gear.

View Event →
American Contemporary Ballet: Death & The Maiden
Aug
1
to Aug 11

American Contemporary Ballet: Death & The Maiden

The CMC is thrilled to present the American Contemporary Ballet for their summer season.

memento mori is an object kept as a reminder that your life is finite. This August, ACB offers a memento mori you won’t soon forget. Death and the Maiden is a world-premiere ballet danced to Schubert’s haunting score, written when the composer knew his own death was imminent. Don’t miss it. Remember, nothing beautiful lasts forever.

View Event →
LA MARKET WEEK
Jul
29
to Jul 31

LA MARKET WEEK

Explore the LA Fashion District’s largest and most comprehensive variety of brands at CMC during LA Market Week. Comprised of 3 distinct areas, LA Market Week showcases brands of all categories throughout showrooms and curated tradeshow environments.

View Event →
LA KIDS MARKET
Jul
29
to Jul 31

LA KIDS MARKET

Taking place during LA Market Week, LA Kids Market is comprised of more than 40 showrooms collectively representing hundreds of brands, including the largest year-round collection of contemporary, made In LA, and European children's fashion lines in the nation, as well as gifts, toys, and lifestyle products.

View Event →
MODELHUNT
Jul
27
to Jul 28

MODELHUNT

MODELHUNT is the first and only modeling search to have the most diverse categories of models. Unlike other modeling searches, they include a wide range of ages, sizes and looks. While they bring models of many different styles together, ModelHunt focuses on selecting the top and most unique models, giving each a rich opportunity to grow in their modeling careers, helping them on their path to discovery, recognition and earning their place among the top modeling stars of the fashion industry.

View Event →
BUILD UP  - LA | ALIBABA.COM
Jul
26
8:30 AM08:30

BUILD UP - LA | ALIBABA.COM

Join us for a morning of building your business. Co-hosted by the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce and the California Market Center, these interactive, educational events are designed to help U.S. businesses grow in today’s environment.

Alibaba.com, a leading platform for global and local B2B commerce, is hosting a U.S.-wide tour of Build Up events. These events are meet-ups for growing your company, created to help small- and medium-sized businesses better access the demand, supply, tools, and services available on the Alibaba.com platform and through their ecosystem of collaborators.

View Event →
BizBash Live
Jul
24
8:00 AM08:00

BizBash Live

Planting the Seeds for Growth, Innovation & Smarter Events

Bigger. Better. Back for 2019. BizBash Live returns to Downtown Los Angeles for a day of of ideas, connections, partnerships, and inspiration. From education to networking, this one-day experience will give more than 1,500 elite event and meeting professionals the tools, resources, and ideas they need to transform their events.

View Event →
Unique Markets
May
11
to May 12

Unique Markets

Shopping at Unique Markets is a fun experience packed with creativity and inspiration for all. You’ll find everything from home decor and art, to clothing and jewelry, apothecary products and baby gifts to letterpress stationery, and everything in between. Shop small, feel good!


View Event →