CFW Frequently Asked Questions

Release: Ticketholder grants Dez Inc. and Charleston Fashion Week®, LLC and their designees the right to utilize ticketholder’s image or likeness in connection with any live, recorded or reproduction of such events, including but limited to all electronic or print media, as well as any promotional purpose they deem, and Dez Inc. and Charleston Fashion Week®, LLC owns such rights exclusively without any compensation for ticketholder or other consideration.

In addition, Ticketholder waives any liability or claims against Dez Inc., Charleston Fashion Week®, LLC, any related parties or officers/individuals to the extent permitted by law (the "Related Parties").

Are there any age limits to attend the shows? Are children allowed to attend? There are no age limits to attend Lexus Charleston Fashion Week®.  Please note however, fashion shows are mainly geared towards adult fashion, and it is at the parent’s discretion whether or not they deem content age appropriate.  

Is Lexus Charleston Fashion Week® handicap accessible?  Lexus Charleston Fashion Week® does include handicap access.  There are curb cut outs to get into the park, in addition to ramped entrances at all event tents for those requiring wheelchair access.  There is also a handicap accessible restroom available.

What is the dress code at Lexus Charleston Fashion Week®?  "CFW is a celebration of fashion and individual style.  Street style cameras, media, and videographers are everywhere, so you never know when you will be 'spotted.' Everything is welcome from fashion forward looks to classic casual style. It's all up to YOU!" - Ayoka Lucas, Style Director

Will shows be cancelled if it rains?  Lexus Charleston Fashion Week®, including daytime events, Style Lounge, and all runway shows, will take place rain or shine except if cancelled by CFW show producers or City officials for safety issues.

Do you allow photos to be taken?  Ticket holders may use their personal camera/cell phone to take photos inside the Style Lounge and Runway Tent. Pictures must be taken from your assigned seat, Standing in aisle or in media photo pit is prohibited without a media credential. Please limit movement while taking pictures and be respectful of other guests and attendees.

Are pets allowed?  Animals are not allowed at Lexus Charleston Fashion Week®.

Where is Lexus Charleston Fashion Week® located? Lexus Charleston Fashion Week® takes place in Marion Square in downtown Charleston.  Located at Calhoun between King and Meeting Streets across from the Francis Marion Hotel.

Where do you park during Lexus Charleston Fashion Week®? Parking lots/garages throughout downtown Charleston are available during CFW.  In addition, there is metered street parking available on King, Meeting, and Calhoun Streets. Meters must be paid exact amounts (in change) until  6:00PM, except Sundays.  Please note, the Visitors Center parking garage (located on Meeting Street between John and Mary Streets) offers a discount rate of $4 after 5 pm.