BAL HARBOUR SHOPS HOSTED THE OFFICIAL MIAMI SUPER BOWL HOST COMMITTEE VIP PARTY
Miami, FL (January 31, 2020) – Bal Harbour Shops hosted The Official Miami Super Bowl Host Committee VIP Party as Miami celebrates its 11th time as host to the Super Bowl. Bal Harbour Shops, the nation’s top shopping destination, closed its doors to host this truly one of-a-kind, high-profile, private celebrity-styled affair with the Miami Super Bowl Host Committee. Event Honorary Chairs Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Tommy Lee Jones and Dawn Jones, Ignacio “Nacho” Figueras and Delfina Blaquier, Christine Lynn, Miami Super Bowl Host Committee Chair Rodney Barreto and Bal Harbour Shops CEO and Chairman Matthew Whitman Lazenby along with notables from the worlds of sports, media, fashion and entertainment indulged and reveled in this VIP experience including a Musical Performance by The Pointer Sisters.
Event Partners Christine Lynn, Brodson Coastal Tishman, Bal Harbour Village, Tiffany & Co., Adonel and University of Miami Health System teamed up with Bal Harbour Shops to deliver this one-of-a-kind bash on all three levels of Bal Harbour Shops. Guests enjoyed interactive entertainment and the evening’s over the top Candy Factory, danced salsa in the Conga Lounge and witnessed the LED Robot stilt walkers. Invited partygoers feasted on phenomenal fare by the evening’s Culinary Partners including Bal Harbour Shops’ Makoto, Le Zoo, Carpaccio and Barton G., The Restaurant, Estefan Kitchen, Chica, Marky’s Caviar, Beaker & Gray, Grand Havana Coffee, Nave, Bourbon Steak and Corsair. Bal Harbour Shops hosted the famous “Too Good to Keep Silent” Auction during the evening featuring donated exquisite items from Bal Harbour Shops’ luxury stores which raised funds for The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis. Bal Harbour Shops chose The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis as its charity partner and paid tribute to the father-son bond of Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker and two-time Super Bowl Champion for the Miami Dolphins Nick Buoniconti and his unwavering commitment to finding a cure for paralysis after his son, Marc’s accident.
During a week of non-stop action, one event stood out and will continue to Stand Up For Those Who Can’t.
The Miami Super Bowl Host Committee VIP Party presented by Bal Harbour Shops @BalHarbourShops @BalHarbourFlorida @builtbycoastal @brodsonconstruction @AECOMTishman @Adonelconcrete @Univmiami @TiffanyandCo #ChristineLynn @buonicontifund
About Bal Harbour Shops
Opened in 1965 by retail visionary Stanley Whitman, the family-owned Bal Harbour Shops was the first all-luxury fashion center in America featuring high-end retailers in a tropical, open-air setting. The first to make lush landscaping a key part of the design, Bal Harbour Shops features tropical plants and orchids, waterfall features and koi ponds and a variety of palm trees for shade. Bal Harbour Shops is uniquely positioned across from the Atlantic Ocean offering a serene visual aesthetic like no other luxury shopping destination. The historic Bal Harbour Shops, known for its curated retail as well as the emotional connection to its tenants and customers is the global leader in luxury shopping destinations. @BalHarbourShops
About Miami Super Bowl Host Committee
The Miami Super Bowl Host Committee brings together our community’s top local business leaders, community representatives, tourism officials and football personnel around a common cause – making Super Bowl LIV a historic experience both for visitors and for locals across South Florida. On February 2, 2020, South Florida will host its record-breaking 11th game at the newly renovated Hard Rock Stadium. Additionally, Super Bowl LIV will mark the culmination of the 100th season anniversary of the NFL and will feature special events and activities throughout Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties as part of the festivities. For more information, visit www.MIASBLIV.com.
About The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis and The Buoniconti Fund
In 1985, Barth A. Green, M.D. and NFL Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti helped found The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis after Nick’s son, Marc, sustained a spinal cord injury during a college football game. Today, The Miami Project is the world’s most comprehensive spinal cord injury (SCI) research center, and a designated Center of Excellence at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. The Miami Project’s international team includes more than 300 scientists, researchers, clinicians and support staff who take innovative approaches to the challenges of spinal cord and brain injuries. Committed to finding a cure for paralysis resulting from spinal cord injury and to seeing millions worldwide walk again, the Buoniconti family established The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis in 1992, a non-profit organization devoted to assisting The Miami Project achieve its national and international goals.