The acropolis for consumerism gets a new lookPatti Pietschman
In need of some retail therapy? Fire up that plastic and hit the mall Oct, 3 Grand Opening of the billion dollar Westfield Century City. Mayor and co-CEOs, Highlighting the day will be the official opening of new three-level Nordstrom and the full unveiling of the property's outdoor plazas, landscaped terraces and events and entertainment space – designed by in-house studio in collaboration with L.A.-based designer Kelly Wearstler.
"California Soul" is the theme of the day which includes an evening invitation-only event featuring performances from some of LA's hottest musical acts. The occasion will take place in partnership with the Infinite Hero Foundation, which helps combat the most difficult frontline issues, both mental and physical, that face returning military heroes and their families – while also funding programs that drive innovation and the accessibility of effective treatments dealing with service-related injuries. The partnership with Infinite Hero fits more broadly within the Westfield Veterans Initiative, which was launched in 2015.
majority of the destination's 200+ shops and restaurants will be open for business, with additional retail and restaurant arrivals to continue thereafter, including Eataly, which will open later in October.