Byline: Frazer Harrison, Credit: Getty Images for SWIMMIAMI 2017 Opening Party
SWIMMIAMI OPENING NIGHT PARTY KICKS OF SWIM WEEK WITH A BANG:
SEXY SPORTS ILLUSTRATED MODELS, A PERFORMANCE BY WALE, AND STARS GAL
New York (JULY 20, 2017) – SWIMMIAMI 2018 kicked off Swim Week with an opening night party sponsored by Wall South Beach And Sports Illustrated Magazine’s Swimsuit Edition at the W South Beach’s WET Deck Thursday night. The star-studded event was the perfect way to celebrate the return of SWIMMIAMI for its third season.
The evening began with a retrospective runway show featuring swimwear from previous Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition Covers. The runway heated up as the top models #SISwimSearch walked the, showcasing sexy women of all shapes and sizes in some of the hottest swimwear from SI pages past. The Miami heat didn’t subside, and neither did the star power as Wale took the stage performing his hit singles Fashion Week and PYT (obviously very fitting for the occas
Celebrity Attendee Included: Kate Bock (Sports Illustrated Model), Tyson Beckford (Super Model), Audrina Patridge (MTV The Hills Alumn & Designer of Prey Swim), Ace Hood (Rapper), Carmen Carrera (Model/TV Personality), Darnell Nicole (WAGS Miami on E!), Ashley Nicole (WAGS Miami on E!), Astrid Bavaresco (WAGS Miami on E!), Hencha (WAGS Miami on E!), Larry & Nicole Williams (WAGS LA on E!), Barbie Blank (WAGS LA on E!), Paxton Ingram (The Voice), Katie Austin (Fitness Expert), Troy Roberts (CBS Survivor), Justin Starrett (CBS Survivor), Tatu Baby (Ink Masters / Blank Ink Crew), Carlos Dunlap (NFL Defensive End, Bangals), Jermaine “Stretch” Middleton (Harlem Globetrotter)
More information on the events, designers, and SWIMMIAMI can be found on SWIMMIAMI’s website, http://www.swimmiamicollections.com. Fashion enthusiasts are invited to follow the looks and join the conversation by using the hashtags #SWIMMIAMI and following SWIMMIAMI on Instagram @swimmiami.
About W South Beach
The iconic W South Beach is an oceanfront landmark, home to W’s fully-integrated lifestyle experience: 408 W-branded residences, including newly redesigned E-WOW Penthouse and E-WOW Ocean Escape suites; WALL, an exclusive bar and ultra-lounge, Living Room Bar and patio; celebrity dining hotspot MR CHOW; The Dutch, a roots-inspired American concept by Chef Andrew Carmellini; The Grove, a whimsical outdoor garden; Bliss Spa; WET, featuring two alluring swimming pools and stylish cabanas; more than 10,000-square-feet of ultra-modern meeting and event space; FIT state-of-the-art fitness center; rooftop basketball court and tennis court – SWISH & SWING, a curated, rotating $40 million art collection on display, and the new Jennifer Miller Store. For more information, visit www.wsouthbeach.com, Facebook.com/WSouthBeach, Twitter @wsobe and Instagram @wsouthbeach.