Jewels for a Cause

Where: 421 S. Plaza Real, Boca Raton

When: Aug. 28, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost: $45 per ticket at or by calling 561/395-9622

Wine, champagne, hors d’oeuvres and a fashion show. The best part? It all benefits the YMCA of South Palm Beach County. Cristino Fine Jewelry partnered with Ruth Chris’s Steakhouse and The Seagate Hotel to raise money for programs like youth sports and swimming lessons.

The fashion show will feature pieces from Cristino’s latest designers. Twenty percent of proceeds from the event will go to the Y.

Lisa Todd Fall Preview

Where: 2200 Glades Road, Boca Raton

When: Aug. 24, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Take a sneak peek of the latest products from the Lisa Todd line. You can also schedule an appointment with a Lisa Todd stylist by calling 561/395-1930.

Lisa Todd was started by local fashion designer, Lisa Shapiro, and will be sold at Neiman Marcus stores nationwide beginning Sept. 1. Learn more at

Macy’s Shop for a Cause

Where: Macy’s, Town Center at Boca Raton

When: Aug. 24, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Purchase a ticket for Shop for a Cause, and you’ll receive 25 percent off on regular, sale and clearance items (with some exclusions and restrictions), and 10 percent off electronics, furniture mattresses and area rugs.

Proceeds benefit Family Central, which supports local families in need. There will also be events held throughout the day:

Children’s fine art photography exhibition                        11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Story Time with Wendy Kupfer                                    12 p.m.

Personal shopper previews for fall trends                        2 p.m.

Performance from Spectrum Dancers                        3 p.m.

For more information, visit Macy’s shop for a cause website.

Saks Fifth Grand Re-Opening at Sawgrass Mills Mall

Where: The Collonade Outlets, 12801 W. Sunrise Blvd., Sunrise

When: Aug. 23 to Aug. 25, during regular shopping hours 

Saks grand opening is now under way. It boasts of special savings, a photo booth, live music, a snack bar and alteration services. You can also enter for a chance to win a $1,000 shopping spree.

For more info, call 954/846-2350 or visit