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A Nov. 14 VIP event at the new Nebraska Crossing Outlets will feature a fashion show and a performance from Eve, a Grammy award-winning rapper and songwriter.
The fashion show, called FirstLOOK and produced by Omaha Fashion Week producer Brook Hudson, will feature 60 head-to-toe looks from the center's retailers. Attendees will be able to shop from their seats with a new mobile app powered by StyleSeek.com.
The invitation-only event will start at 6 p.m. in what will become the Old Navy store in early 2014. It will include complimentary valet parking, cocktails and canapes, interactive retail booths and swag bags with gifts and discount offers. Members of the public can sign up to receive an invitation at www.nexoutlets.com.
Nebraska Crossing Outlets opens to the public at 10 a.m. on Nov. 15. A ribbon-cutting event is scheduled for 9 a.m.
The 350,000-square-foot center off Interstate 80 near Gretna will open with about 70 stores. Its hours will be Mondays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.