Local Mercato, AVALON Hotel + Brands Partner Up for “Autumn at the Avalon!”





Local Mercato, the Los Angeles-based company that provides curated IRL shopping experiences, has partnered with the Avalon Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA for the inaugural AUTUMN at the AVALON event on November 8, 2018 from 6:00pm-9: 30 pm. Additional brands partnering in this evening event include Lillet, MAC Cosmetics and Box Union.

Celebrating its second anniversary this fall, Local Mercato has joined forces with top brands to to provide guests with this elite marketplace, while focusing on community and connection.
Guests will shop luxury, curated Los Angeles-based designers, hand selected by the Local Mercato team.
Lillet cocktails will be exclusively served al fresco on the Avalon’s pool deck,
–guests will enjoy snacks off the Avalon’s popular menu.
MAC Cosmetics will provide fall makeovers
–the popular Box Union (who will open its second location in Beverly Hills this fall) will give demonstrations from their award-winning coaches.

“At the end of the day, BoxUnion is about bringing all types of people together to share in a common passion, so we love participating in Local Mercato” says Co-Founder Felicia Alexander.


AUTUMN at the AVALON will take place on Thursday, November 8 from 6:00-9: 30 pm.
The event is open to the public but RSVP is required.
More information on Local Mercato and event RSVP is available at: https://www.localmercato.com/events/

Hosted in unique venues and locations, Local Mercato’s one-night only events offer their vendor partners the opportunity to personally connect with customers and share the stories behind their products.


“We are thrilled to partner with the iconic Avalon Hotel for our anniversary event. The beautiful Kelly Wearstler-designed property envelopes the glamour and classic style that Local Mercato girls evoke in their daily lives. Having Lillet and MAC participate, both quintessential brands in their industries, is an honor and we are proud to celebrate with them by our side ” said Litt and Schwartz. “Avalon Hotel Beverly Hills is excited to partner with Local Mercato to bring women together for a fun night out. Our iconic hotel with it’s legendary pool and cabanas provide the perfect backdrop for people to come together,” said a spokeswoman from the Avalon.





About Local Mercato:


Local Mercato was founded in 2016 by Dina Litt and Janie Schwartz, two native Angeleno’s whose goal was to bring back the joy of the shared shopping experience. They provide curated marketplaces that showcase talented purveyors of fashion, accessories, food and home accents. Each event is tied to a local charity and a portion of all sales is donated to a specific cause. The company not only is a platform for launching new designers but also provides brand consulting, event activation and business development services.

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