Urban550 Designer Brunch to be Held at the Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center Hotel

Portland's Trendy New Event Space Urban550 Makes Brunch "Work" During FashioNXT

Sep 18, 2013, 11:21 ET from Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center hotel will rock FashioNXT with food at the Urban550 Designer Brunch, October 12, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in their newly remodeled and highly fashionable space, Urban550.  The brunch will feature a Portland harvest-inspired family-style menu, silent auction and Project Runway designers Michelle Lesniak, Michael Costello and Josh Christensen, who are premiering their Spring/Fall 2014 collections during FashioNXT.

The Urban550 Designer Brunch is one of the many events during FashioNXT, the number one show in the United States outside of New York Fashion Week, running October 9-12.  The brunch will benefit the Cascade Aids Project, the oldest and largest AIDS Service Organization in Oregon and Southwest Washington, whose mission is to prevent HIV infections, support and empower people affected and infected by HIV/AIDS and eliminate HIV/AIDS-related stigma.

Tickets to attend the Urban550 Designer Brunch are $50 per person or groups can purchase a table of 10 for $450.  Tickets are selling fast, to purchase call Shanti Ware at 503-575-4008.

About the Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center:

Hip, cool and a truly authentic Portland experience, Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center provides a boutique hotel experience in the Downtown Portland landscape. This downtown Portland hotel is the first LEED Certified Gold Courtyard in the U.S. and includes plush bedding, complimentary Wifi and well-appointed rooms with spectacular downtown views. The 256-room hotel features Urban550 with 5,300 square feet of meeting space perfect for private parties, board meetings or events in need of a creative touch. For more information call (503) 505-5000 or visit www.myfavoritecourtyard.com.

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