Stories with Heart & Soul Tour – Dallas Founder/editor-in-chief Lisa Burwell and the VIE team embarked on the 2019 leg of the Stories with Heart & Soul Tour, and Dallas was everything we hoped it would be and more!
DG x VIE 2019 – California Dreamin’! The theme was California Dreamin’, with Coachella vibes, signature cocktails, flowers and balloons everywhere, and much more happening on the beautiful Gulf Green in Alys Beach.
30A Wine Festival 2019 From February 20 through 24, Alys Beach, Florida, celebrated the Eighth Annual 30A Wine Festival through the town’s cobbled walkways, on its spacious lawns, and in its beautiful beachside retreats.
A Sinfonia Soirée Featuring the 2019 Escape Trio As part of its ongoing music education initiatives throughout the region, Sinfonia Gulf Coast partnered with Escape to Create and their trio in residence for an afternoon of chamber music.
Logan Lane Holiday Block Party Guests enjoyed a festive shopping walkabout down Logan Lane featuring treats and Christmas cheer to benefit The Sonder Project and their Hurricane Michael relief efforts.
Hamilton Behind the Camera Awards Hamilton was proud to honor the dedicated individuals behind the scenes of film at the tenth Hamilton Behind the Camera Awards this year on November 4, 2018, at The Exchange LA.
Charleston to Charleston Literary Festival November 8–11, 2018, the Charleston Library Society hosted a bevy of writers and other literary minds as part of its Second Annual Charleston to Charleston Literary Festival in South Carolina.
Blessings in a Backpack On August 28, The Bachelorette Season 12 star JoJo Fletcher hosted an exclusive charity event supporting the Vera Bradley and Blessings in a Backpack back-to-school tour at the Grand Prairie Boys & Girls Club.
GOOD+ Foundation Hamptons Summer Dinner Jessica and Jerry Seinfeld and Net-a-Porter president Alison Loehnis hosted this year’s Summer Dinner to benefit the GOOD+ Foundation on August 4 in East Hampton, New York.
DG + VIE 2018 It was a disco dance party like no other at the 2018 Digital Graffiti Festival in Alys Beach, Florida, on May 19. VIE hosted The Age of Aquarius, a preparty to the main event, at Fonville Press.
Billboard Music Awards 2018 The 2018 Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Kelly Clarkson, was an emotional and celebratory night of one-of-a-kind musical performances and touching moments, all to honor the year’s best in music.
Christian Siriano Opens The Curated NYC On April 17, celebrities, style lovers, and press gathered to celebrate the launch of designer Christian Siriano’s high-end retail and lifestyle destination, The Curated NYC.
Tisch School of the Arts Gala Nearly six hundred alumni, donors, and supporters gathered at Capitale on April 16 for the NYU Tisch School of the Arts 2018 gala, honoring notable alumni Chris Columbus, Eleanor Columbus, and Eddy Moretti.
Animal PD Premiere Party Animal PD, a new series on Nat Geo WILD channel, features the work of the prominent Northwest Florida nonprofit animal welfare organization Alaqua Animal Refuge and its unique partnership with law enforcement.
Ashley Longshore x BG It was an explosion of color and fashion as New Orleans pop artist Ashley Longshore celebrated the opening of her pop-up installation and window displays at Bergdorf Goodman in Manhattan on January 13.
Taste of the Race Each year, prior to the Seaside School Half Marathon and 5K in Seaside, Florida, local and visiting chefs, along with vintners from around the country, gather at the Seaside School Lyceum to present Taste of the Race, hosted by chef Emeril Lagasse.
Academy Awards 2018 Celebrities and fans across the globe celebrated the 90th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles on March 4.
30A Wine Festival It was time to “wine down” as Alys Beach, Florida, hosted the annual 30A Wine Festival February 21–25. Events ranged from private wine dinners and seminars to the Bourbon, Beer & Butts barbecue, the Grand Tasting wine walkabout, and the Rosé & Croquet finale
La Lumière: A Metropolitan Affair Hannah Martin, broker associate for the Premier Property Group in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, held her fourth annual La Lumière fund-raiser at Grand Boulevard in Miramar Beach on February 10.
VIE Stories with Heart & Soul Tour – COLA 2 COLA® VIE magazine celebrated its Northwest Florida COLA 2 COLA® travel spotlight in the Destination Travel issue on January 18 with an intimate house party in Grayton Beach, Florida.
30A Songwriters Festival Each year, the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County produces an incredible event that brings hit songwriters from around the world to the beaches of South Walton, Florida, for a weekend of live concerts.
49th NAACP Image Awards The entertainment industry honored the achievements of people of color at the annual NAACP Image Awards on January 15, 2018, at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California.
The Fashion Awards 2017 The Fashion Awards 2017 in partnership with Swarovski was held at the iconic Royal Albert Hall on Monday, December 4, to celebrate the best of British and international talent from the global fashion community.
Breakthrough Prize 2018 Celebrities and philanthropists joined some of the nation’s top scientists and mathematicians to celebrate the winners of the 2018 Breakthrough Prize at NASA Ames Research Center on December 3, 2017, in Mountain View, California.
Sinfonia + JIMMY CHOO Sinfonia Gulf Coast and footwear and accessories brand Jimmy Choo teamed up for a delightful boat cruise and dinner event at the home of Jack and Candis Wilson in Miramar Beach, Florida, on November 16, 2017.
Miami Art Week American Express provided attendees a once-in-a-lifetime visual convergence of art and music during this year’s Miami Art Week with groundbreaking sounds by Grammy award-winning artist Drake and talented creative designer and DJ, Virgil Abloh.
Suburbicon Premiere at the Seventy-Fourth Venice Film Festival Director George Clooney and his wife, Amal, graced the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival on September 2, 2017, to celebrate his latest work, Suburbicon.
The Twentieth Annual Super Saturday On July 29, 2017, Donna Karan, Kelly Ripa, Gabby Karan de Felice, Rachel Zoe, and Molly Sims hosted Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance’s (OCRFA) 20th Annual Super Saturday.
Los Angeles Film Festival The Los Angeles Film Festival was held June 14 to June 22 at the ArcLight Cinemas Culver City, with additional screenings at ArcLight Hollywood, ArcLight Santa Monica, and other locations around the city.
Pippa Middleton–James Matthews Wedding The Pippa Middleton–James Matthews wedding on May 20 made news across the world—it seems fans can’t get enough of the Middleton family ever since elder sister Kate married Prince William.
Kentucky Derby Churchill Downs wasn’t the only place celebrating the Kentucky Derby this year! G.H. Mumm Champagne and Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt partnered to host a stylish Toast to the Kentucky Derby in New York City.
Victoria’s Secret Coachella Angel Oasis The Victoria’s Secret Angels touch down by helicopter on April 14 for a particularly stylish day at the Coachella Angel Oasis to celebrate the Sexy Little Things launch!
Firefly Restaurant 2017 CMA Viewing Party Firefly celebrated the numerous ACM-nominated artist that would perform at Pepsi SpringJam in Panama City Beach April 28 and 29 and Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Labor Day weekend.
VIE Meet & Greet in Birmingham, Alabama On March 23, our first 2017 “Stories with Heart and Soul Tour” meet and greet was held at Frank Stitt's rustic and charming Italian restaurant, Bottega Café in Birmingham, Alabama.
89th Academy Awards The red carpet was a buzz this year at the oscars, held at the Dolby Theatre on February 26. Congrats to all the winners and nominees — and to our picks for she of the best red-carpet looks of the season!
Wine, Women and Shoes Vintner Dinner Sinfonia Gulf Coast hosts its exclusive vintner dinner at the home of Janis and Don Bishop featuring vino by Saint Helena Winery and dinner by Chef Nikhil Abuvala of Roux 30a.
Rosemary Beach Girls Getaway Rosemary Beach, Florida hosted the Girls Getaway event with cooking demonstrations, fitness classes and the Saints of Old Florida Authors Talk, moderated by VIE’s Lisa Burwell
Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s Carnivale du Vin 2016 Gala and charity wine auction featuring the famous Krewe du Vin celebrity chefs, assisted by students of the Emeril Lagasse Foundation hospitality students and culinary interns.