Pink Saves at Citadel Outlets

Pink Saves Runway Show at Citadel Outlets. Photo by Kait McKay photography.

Pink Saves Runway Show at Citadel Outlets. Photo by Kait McKay photography.

As of Thursday, October 5, 2017

Breast Cancer Awareness is a big deal at Citadel Outlets retail center south of downtown Los Angeles.

The world’s largest breast cancer awareness ribbon was installed on Citadel’s Babylonian style exterior facing the 5 Freeway. It will be on display until Oct. 31.

Citadel hosted the Oct. 1 Pink Saves Fashion Show in partnership with Susan G. Komen Los Angeles, a non-profit for research and activism on breast cancer issues. Breast cancer survivors walked the runway dressed in clothes sold by the retail center’s shops. 1970s hitmaker Melissa Manchester performed at the show. Garcelle Beauvais, a Spiderman: Homecoming actress and talk show host, emceed the event.

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Melissa Manchester at Pink Saves Fashion Show. Photo by Kait McKay Photography.

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Breast Cancer Awareness ribbon at The Citadel. Image courtesy of The Citadel.