OREANDA-NEWS. August 30, 2016. Special Presentations of the Hottest Fall Fashions and Performances by

Ariana Grande and Flo Rida Live from The Theater at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, September 7

Macys Presents Fashions Front Row to air nationwide on E! Thursday, September 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT

In-store celebrations to take place nationwide in 25 markets from September 15-17, featuring celebrity appearances, fashion presentations, and more

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2016-- Macys is ready to kick off New York Fashion Week and bring it closer to fans everywhere as Macys Presents Fashions Front Row, a runway spectacle mixing music, fashion and compassion, hits the stage at The Theater at Madison Square Garden and television screens nationwide with a one-hour entertainment special. On Wednesday, Sep. 7 at 7:30 p.m., live from the capital of American fashion, Macys Presents Fashions Front Row will open the exclusive doors to fashions biggest week with spectacular presentations of the fall seasons hottest looks and musical performances from superstars

Ariana Grande and

Flo Rida. The show will be hosted by

Giuliana Rancic and

Brad Goreski and is set to air nationwide on E!, Thursday, Sept. 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. In addition to the theatrical and television presentations, Macys will bring the glitz and glamour of fashion week to 25 markets nationwide via special in-store events featuring celebrity appearances, fashion presentations, and more.

Macys Presents Fashions Front Row will bring the glamour and exclusivity of New York Fashion Week closer to audiences than ever before, said

Joe Feczko, executive producer of the Macys event. Our national entertainment special on E! will open the doors to the masses, with electrifying musical performances and an incredible theatrical presentation of must-have designer looks. And once again, on the day of the broadcast, fans will be able to shop the show directly from the runway via our newly created website, macys.com/shoptheshow.

The excitement will extend to select Macys stores nationwide as we transport Fashions Front Row to cities across the country, delighting shoppers with an exclusive look at falls hottest fashions and special in-store celebrity appearances, said

Holly Thomas, group vice president, Special Events.

Were thrilled to partner with Macys to join E!s expert fashion coverage with their incredible event highlighting the cultural importance of Fashion Week, said

Laura Molen, executive vice president, Lifestyle Advertising Sales, NBCUniversal. Combining the power of the Macys brand and some of musics hottest acts with E!s social, engaged audience is a natural collaboration.

Macys fashion week theatrical catwalk will feature sensational presentations of designs from I.N.C. International Concepts,

Kenneth Cole, RACHEL Rachel Roy, Ryan Seacrest Distinction, Tallia, and Tommy Hilfiger. In addition, Justin Timberlakes

William Rast collection will be presented for the first-time-ever at a New York Fashion Week event. The runway firsts continue with the world-exclusive debut of

Betsey Johnson xox Trolls, a special collection inspired by DreamWorks Animations upcoming feature film Trolls, which opens in U.S. theaters on

Nov. 4. Before the models hit the catwalk, their high-fashion beauty looks will be crafted and applied by the incredible artists of Lanc?me, who will highlight the fall seasons must-have cosmetic palettes. Samsung, the global innovation leader in consumer electronics and mobile technology, is the events signature technology partner and will also showcase its fashionable line of smartwatches in a special catwalk presentation.

The glamorous spectacle would not be complete without amazing performances from the hottest acts in music. Set to ignite the stage with her smash hits, international pop sensation

Ariana Grande will perform a selection of her chart-topping songs. A multi-platinum superstar, Grandes music has ruled the charts, airwaves and dance floors in countries all over the world. Her latest album, Dangerous Woman, featuring the hit singles, Dangerous Woman and Into You, was released in late May to critical and commercial acclaim. Keeping the party at full blast,

Flo Rida will also hit the stage pumping up the volume and the energy as he unleashes his monster hits on the audience. In just a few years, the Florida-born rapper has amassed an impressive slate of Top 10 hits, selling a remarkable 60 million singles worldwide; his most recent single, My House, is his latest No.1 smash.

Macys Presents Fashions Front Row continues the companys legacy of charitable giving. Macys is set to support the Council of Fashion Designers of America Foundation, Inc. and

Ronald McDonald House New York, by contributing 100 percent of the purchase price, minus Ticketmaster and facility fees, of all tickets sold for the Sep. 7 live show at The Theater at Madison Square Garden.

Tickets to Macys Presents Fashions Front Row, priced at \\$55 and \\$80, are available at TICKETMASTER (ticketmaster.com or 866-858-0008) or in person at the Madison Square Garden Box Office. Ticketmaster orders are subject to service fees. All tickets include a \\$5 facility fee. Tickets for people with disabilities may be purchased through Ticketmaster, at the MSG Box Office or by calling MSGs Disabled Services Department at (212) 465-6034.

Fans tuning in nationwide will receive their own VIP experience when Macys Presents Fashions Front Row airs on E!, Thursday, Sept. 15 at 8 p.m. ET (check local listings). The broadcast, hosted by E!s

Giuliana Rancic and

Brad Goreski, will include highlights and performances from the live show at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, in addition to behind-the-scenes elements hosted by E!s

Zuri Hall. As the looks come down the catwalk, fashionistas from coast-to-coast will be able to snag the must-have fashions as they shop the show via macys.com/shoptheshow.

Between Sept. 15 and Sept. 17, Macys Presents Fashions Front Row will also extend to fabulous in-store events nationwide. Macys flagship locations in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City and San Francisco will host in-store celebrations featuring celebrity and designer appearances, special performances and fashion presentations, bringing the Fashion Week experience closer to style mavens. In addition, at 20 select locations, Macys Presents Fashions Front Row-themed shopping parties will spread the glamour to more cities nationwide.

For more information about Macys Presents Fashions Front Row, please visit macys.com/FrontRow.

About Macys

Macy's, the largest retail brand of Macy's, Inc. (NYSE:M), delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at approximately 734 locations in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam, as well as to customers in the U.S. and more than 100 international destinations through its leading online store at macys.com. Via its stores, e-commerce site, mobile and social platforms, Macy's offers distinctive assortments including the most desired family of exclusive and fashion brands for him, her and home. Macy's is known for such epic events as Macy's 4th of July Fireworks and the Macy'sThanksgiving Day Parade, as well as spectacular fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Macy's flagship stores -- including Herald Square in New York City, Union Square in San Francisco, State Street in Chicago, and Dadeland in Miami and South Coast Plaza in southern California -- are known internationally and are leading destinations for visitors. Building on a more than 150-year tradition, and with the collective support of customers and employees, Macy's helps strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities giving more than \\$69 million each year to help make a difference in the lives of our customers.