Karen Elson. Photo by Andrea Behrends.
Karen Elson. Photo by Andrea Behrends.

What: Fashion designer Billy Reid hosts his seventh Sumer Shindig party, highlighting the best fashion, food and music the south has to offer.

When: The weekend of Friday, August 28th

Where: Florence, Alabama

Who: Celebrity stylists Jenny Ricker and Kemal Harris turned out for the event as well as Marcia Patmos of M.Patmos.

Why: A surprise set by the Alabama Shakes, as well as performances by John McCauley of Deer Tick and his wife Vanessa Carlton, Karen Elson and more.