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Missed a special VILLA happening? Here’s a recap.

Community Events May 22, 2017

Panel Discussion for the Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship

On Sunday, May 21st, VILLA’s VP of Marketing, Setfree Richardson, and Manager of Community Engagement, Rodney Robbins, participated in an interactive panel discussion for the Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship. Setfree and Rodney shared knowledge about VILLA’s history and values, innovative practices in marketing and corporate social responsibility, and their experience working in the retail & sneaker industry, in general. IHHE is a 9-month program for Philadelphians between the ages of 18 and 32 using hip hop’s best practices to…

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Events Fashion May 4, 2017

Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Release Event

Cleveland, Ohio | Store #95 Last week, we proudly hosted another live raffle for the adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 in Cleveland, Ohio. With great anticipation for this launch, we raffled off a few pair of the triple white Yeezys to family and friends that were in attendance. Per usual, the VILLA experience is less of a shopping experience and more of a fun, easy-going lifestyle for all of our customers. Our Cleveland store location was filled with food and drinks,…

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Events Fashion Music May 1, 2017

Dave East Pop-Up Shop and Meet & Greet

To celebrate the launch of his new merchandise, rapper phenomenon Dave East, stopped by our South Street location in Philly to promote the line and to meet & greet with fans. The event was set to the tunes of DJ Greg Nitty and energetically commentated by DJ Cosmic Kev. The afternoon was filled with alluring Dave East fans, merch to shop, camera phones waving around the air and even deliciously personalized Dave East cupcakes. For those of you who were…

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Community Events April 18, 2017

EITC Event | Meet & Greet

THE EITC DEADLINE IS TODAY. Do you love free money? If you were at our EITC event this past Saturday, you would probably check ‘yes.’ This event centered around informing working individuals and families about the EITC refund and how important it is to file by April 18. Followed by fun, prizes and a special meet and greet with Eagles NFL player, Rodney McLeod. In case you missed it, here are some photos: The amazing DJ Hvnlee on the ones and…

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Community Events April 17, 2017

A’s For J’s Takes NYC | Student Profiles

Excitement filled the bus as VILLA and the A’s For J’s students embarked on a Jordan Brand themed day of fun activities. We arrived at Terminal 23, Jordan Brand’s top notch Basketball facility for youth and high school players, and the adventures began. We partnered up with Triple Threat Mentoring for some entertaining team-building exercises. Some of the activities included a Jeopardy-inspired trivia game, a cool “Rock, Paper, Scissors” competition and a block-building avatar show-off. All of these exercises operated…

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Community Events April 10, 2017

Event Announcement | Earned Income Tax Credit

VILLA is proud to host this year’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) event with special hosts, TV personality, Quincy Harris and Councilman Allan Domb. The purpose of this event is to bring awareness to those who may be eligible for the earned income tax credit. This is a family-friendly event that will be filled with music, prizes and special guests. Special appearance from Philadelphia Eagles football players Marcus Smith & McLeod.  What is EITC? EITC is a federal tax refund…

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Events Music April 3, 2017

Re-Grand Opening | The Lox Special Appearance

Once again, our re-grand store opening was a major success! Detroit was the location and it was nothing short of a good time. Day 1 kicked off with live music from DJ Main Event and DJ Lime Lightz. To sweeten up the long wait outside, our first 30 customers in line were greeted with a $25 VILLA gift card to go towards their VILLA shopping experience. Things got even more exciting the next day. With music from Twist 1000 and…

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Events Lifestyle Music March 1, 2017

VILLA x ‘The Lox’ Hits NYC Streets

VILLA and The Lox roamed the city of NYC to promote their first new album in 16 years, ‘Filthy America…It’s Beautiful.’  Last week, we got a call from close friends to the VILLA fam—the legendary hip-hop trio, The Lox (Jadakiss, Sheek Louch and Styles P).  They asked us to tag along with them for the day as they promote their first album in 16 years entitled, ‘Filthy America…It’s Beautiful.’ Feeling like we were on top of the world at this…

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Events Fashion February 14, 2017

Jordan Event | Shattered Backboard

In case you missed one of our special Jordan launch events, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Not only are these extraordinary events VILLA’s way of showcasing all of Jordan’s most anticipated sneaker releases, but they are also filled to the brim with lots of fun and excitement from live music to dope influencer appearances. The series of the Jordan events are held at VILLA store locations with invitations sent to our local customers for a night of influential artist…

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Events Fashion Lifestyle Music November 15, 2016

Fabolous Dinner Celebrates Fabolous Week

VILLA honors the Fabolous Week campaign by celebrating with an absolute dinner at Vandal Restaurant in NYC. We hosted, alongside the guest of honor himself, prominent bloggers and top influential artists from the New York area. The building was blazing with familiar faces and who’s who of the music industry. Company included Emory Jones, DJ Enuff, DJ Clark KENT, DJ Bobby Trends, Datwon Thomas, Karen Civil, Dave East and of course, the VILLA team! Everyone was supplied with flash drives of…

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