The Downtown Encinitas MainStreet Association (DEMA) has announced today that tickets for its 5th Annual Encinitas Lifestyles Fashion Show are now on sale. The show will be held on Saturday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Encinitas Community and Senior Center (1140 Oakcrest Park Dr.).


As this is DEMA’s 25th anniversary, this year’s show will feature 25 years of diverse and unique fashions from numerous local retailers. There will be a no-host cocktail reception at 6:30pm, featuring complimentary appetizers from various downtown Encinitas restaurants, a virtual mini-Taste of MainStreet. Starting at 8pm, models will walk the runway to the sounds local DJ Gabe Vega.


Tickets are $25 for general admission and $40 for VIP. VIP tickets include a reserved seat, a drink ticket and a swag bag. Tickets can be purchased online at or at the DEMA office. All proceeds will benefit Carol’s House and other programs of the Community Resource Center (


The Encinitas Lifestyles Fashion Show is sponsored by Detour Salon ( and supported by 20+ participating merchants.


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