It’s time to celebrate in style! To kick-off the arrival of the fall season, the Madison Avenue B.I.D. will host its annual Madison Avenue WELCOME BACK SATURDAY on Saturday, September 9 from 10am-6pm. Free and open to the public, the welcome mat is out in over 40 stores, galleries and businesses on the 29-blocks on Madison Avenue between East 57TH and East 86th Streets. To get everyone energized at high noon, the new Wellness+ Studio is holding a complementary fitness class at the Welcome Back stage at Madison Avenue & East 64h Street. Followed by the Dan Hanson Trio performing jazz from the stage from 1-4pm.
The Fall 2023 collections have arrived at AG Jeans, Berluti, Giorgio Armani, Isaia, Ippolita, Kiton, Max Mara, Monnalisa, Versace, and Bonpoint where you can also customize your new sneakers – among other exciting events in fashion and accessory stores. There will be just-opened stores to visit including Agnes b re-opening on September 9, and Epperson Studio, who will be doing a New York Fashion Week presentation. Art enthusiasts can have a first look at gallery exhibitions at Alexandre, Kate Oh and Upsilon galleries, with a stop along the way to dine at Madison Avenue’s renowned restaurants and cafes. alice & olivia will have a Welcome Back Café for the day along with a pre-show spring 2024 presentation and many more fun surprises to encounter. For a complete list of participating stores and programming, go to Madison Avenue BID.
Welcome Back roster of stores include:
AG JEANS: 1009 Madison Avenue (77-78)
Premium denim brand, AG JEANS, invites you to discover styling from our fall collection. Join us for champagne, lite bites and sweet treats and enter to win a $600 shopping spree from 2 to 5pm.
Agnes b.: 1063 Madison Avenue (80-81)
Join us on Saturday, September 9 for the re-opening of our Madison Avenue location with the new Fall Winter 2023 collection.
Alexandre Birman: 957 Madison Avenue (75-76)
Champagne will be served. Enjoy a gift with purchase.
Alexandre Gallery: 25 East 73rd St, 2nd and 3rd floors (Madison-Fifth)
Selected works by gallery artists, Including American Modernists Celebrating our newly expanded space at 25 East 73rd Street, 2nd and 3rd floors!
alice and olivia: 755 Madison Avenue (65-66)
The alice and olivia “welcome back saturday” cafe will be open for the day as well as in store special activation honoring our pre show spring 2024 presentation. The theme this year is Capote Swans.
Anne Fontaine: 723 Madison Avenue (63-64)
Experience the epitome of luxury and sophistication at our brand-new location at 723 Madison Avenue. Join us in celebrating our opening with an exclusive in-store offer of $150 off your purchase of $1,000+.
Apple Upper East Side: 940 Madison Avenue (74-75)
Join us for one of our Today at Apple sessions!
2:00pm: Get Started – Apple Watch;
4:30pm: Workshop – Recording Video on iPhone;
5:30pm: Get Started – iPad
Berluti: 45 East 57 Street (Madison-Park)
Berluti welcomes you to explore the new FW23 collection with refreshments.
Bonpoint: 805 Madison Avenue (67-68)
Bonpoint has the pleasure of inviting you to celebrate the new Fall-Winter Collection. Come and customize your new pair of sneakers with an in-store personalization workshop during Welcome Back Saturday, 10am-5pm. Kindly RSVP to email@example.com or 212-879-0900.
Carolina Herrera: 954 Madison Avenue (75-76)
Our new Carolina Herrera Makeup Collection is featured at our Madison Avenue store. This is one of the very few locations in the US where you can discover the exclusive new makeup collection.
Collezione New York: 786 Madison Avenue (66-67)
Collezione New York welcomes you to New York’s first luxury spirits boutique where you may engage yourself with the most carefully selected Whiskies, Wine and Champagne. Our elegant space serves seasoned connoisseurs, enthusiasts, and also caters to companies to create a bespoke experience for their gifts.
Dr. Barbara Sturm Spa and Boutique: 1006 Madison Avenue (77-78)
Come visit the Dr. Barbara Sturm Spa and Boutique for a complimentary cup of Iced Herbal Skin Tea while you shop our exclusive skincare offering. Also, enjoy a skincare gift with any product purchase.
Epperson Studio: 40 East 58 Street (Madison-Park)
Epperson presents a preview of his current fall collection both in-store and on the sidewalk in front of his store.
Frances Valentine: 922 Madison Avenue (73-74)
Frances Valentine offers a complimentary set of stacked bracelets with a purchase over $200.
Giorgio Armani: 761 Madison Avenue (65-66)
Please join us for a glass of Champagne or cappuccino/tea and explore the World of Giorgio Armani. Update your wardrobe with our new arrivals from the Fall/Winter 2023 Collection and enjoy a private appointment with one of our style consultants. Alternatively, please contact us for a private virtual appointment. We offer complimentary alterations and shipping with your purchase. Please contact Margaret Yuan at MYuan@giorgioarmani.com to schedule a private appointment and for further information.
Graff: 710 Madison Avenue (63-64)
Discover the world of Graff. Home to the most fabulous jewels in the world.
Intermix: 1003 Madison Avenue (77-78)
Clients signing up in-store for the Intermix email list shall receive 15% off their full-priced purchase (exclusions apply).
IPPOLITA: 721 Madison Avenue (63-64)
IPPOLITA is offering 20% off your entire purchase, in store only.
Isaia: 819 Madison Avenue (68-69)
Clients can enjoy a Welcome Back Saturday 5% discount for those making an in-store purchase at Isaia Madison Avenue that day.
Jaeger-LeCoultre: 729 Madison Avenue (63-64)
In celebration of Madison Avenue’s Welcome Back Saturday, please join us for champagne and macaroons and watchmaking demonstration from 12 to 4pm.
Kate Oh Gallery: 31 East 72 Street (Madison-Park)
The gallery will be exhibiting a two-person, spouse show featuring cheerful sculptures. The husband specializes in sculptures depicting nature, and the wife creates sculptures showcasing daily human activities.
Kiton: 692 Madison Avenue (62-63)
Recieve special Welcome Back Saturday discounts on Kiton’s spring collection, and a gift with purchase of Kiton’s Woman’s Fall Collection. Enjoy light liquid refreshments and sweet snacks, including cannolis.
La Ligne NYC: 996 Madison Avenue (77-78)
Please join us for light bites and champagne while shopping our new Fall Collection! We look forward to seeing you.
La Maison Valmont: 35 East 76 Street (Madison-Park)
Discover Essence of Bees, a skincare collection inspired by the extraordinary benefits offered by the ingredients of the hive. This collection reflects a strengthened commitment to protecting bees. For every product sold from this prestigious collection, $20 will be given back to Pollinator Partnership. Receive a custom skincare consultation by our Valmont Beauty Advisors, to find the perfect regimen to start this fresh new season.
Mackage: 814 Madison Avenue (68-69)
Enjoy Champagne and view our new Fall 2023 Collection.
Manolo Blahnik: 717 Madison Avenue (63-64)
Manolo Blahnik invites you to explore the Autumn 2023 Women’s and Men’s collection. Elegance and innovation with the characteristic craftsmanship of Manolo Blahnik are at the forefront of this season, in a collection intended to stand the test of time.
Max Mara: 813 Madison Avenue (68-69)
Max Mara invites you to explore the Fall/Winter 2023 Collection and enjoy 10% off your purchase in celebration of the Madison Avenue B.I.D.’s Welcome Back Saturday! Some exclusions apply with this offer.
Missoni: 676 Madison Avenue (61-62)
Come view the new Fall Winter 2023 collection and receive a beautiful mini bouquet of flowers from Pop Up Florist as well as a special gift with your full price purchase over $2000. *supplies while last*
Monnalisa: 1088 Madison Avenue (81-82)
The Fall Winter 2023-2024 collection is made with soft and precious fabrics and with shades of pink. A romantic and contemporary idea to ignite emotions this fall, with an easy chic style made of intense colors, maxi prints and accessories that shine.
Morgenthal Frederics: 680 Madison Avenue (61-62); 944 Madison Avenue (74-75)
Join us for prosecco and refreshments, and enjoy $50 off your purchase of $250 or more.
N. Peal: 952 Madison Avenue (74-75)
Enjoy a selection of specialty refreshments accompanied with small treats and an exclusive 20% off allowance on purchases made.
PAIGE: 958 Madison Avenue (75-76)
PAIGE invites you to shop the new women’s and men’s Fall Collection and receive a complimentary tote with your purchase of $500+. Enjoy sips and snacks while you shop new arrivals.
rag & bone: 11 East 68 Street (Madison-Fifth)
Visit us in store + enjoy light beverages while you shop.
Robert Marc NYC: 782 Madison Avenue (66-67); 1046 Madison Avenue (79-80)
Join us for prosecco and refreshments, and enjoy $50 off your purchase of $250 or more.
SEE Eyewear: 1100 Madison Avenue (82-83)
Enjoy wine, cheese and fabulous eyewear at SEE! SEE has been voted “Best Eyewear” 84 times from coast to coast – find out why!
Stubbs & Wootton: 944 Madison Avenue (74-75)
Enjoy 30% of bespoke orders. Buy 2 or more full-priced items and receive a select Pocket free (while supplies last).
Upsilon Gallery: 23 East 67 Street, 3rd floor (Madison-Fifth)
Upsilon Gallery is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of seminal works by Francine Tint titled The Sky Is A Mirror. The show features new paintings by the artist. Tint’s visual vocabulary of abstraction creates expressive paintings that excite the eye with energy, light and color. Driven by the boundless possibilities of a large–scale canvas, the artist works in a variety of methods that include paint pours, drawing and collage. For Welcome Back Saturday, the gallery will offer a special curator-led tour at 4pm of the exhibition.
Versace: 747 Madison Avenue (64-65)
We invite you to see the new Fall/Winter 2023 Collection. Private appointments available upon request.
Wellness+ Studio: 980 Madison Avenue, Suite 203 (76-77)
A self-care respite that meets all your health, wellness, and skincare needs in a discrete and luxurious location.
Wolford Boutique: 997 Madison Avenue (77-78)
Experience Wolford! Established in 1950 by the shores of Lake Constance in the city of Bregenz, Wolford is the leading global brand in luxury skinwear. Driven by passion and innovation, the company produces some of the most exceptional fabrics and manufactures high-quality legwear, lingerie and bodywear.
Zitomer: 969 Madison Avenue (75-76)
Zitomer is a one-of-a-kind destination for beauty and beyond. Join us today to see what we have in store for you.
While you’re there, stop by Frick Madison, as they move forward into their final year in the historic Breuer building before moving back to 1 East 70th Street in 2024.
Don’t forget to look up when passing by the Apple Store!
It’s Armory Art Week and SPRING/BREAK is on view from September 7 – 11 at 625 Madison Avenue between 58th/59th Streets.