words // Brandon Richard

After announcing the space last summer, Mr. R Sports and Sneakerbox Clyde are finally ready to open the doors to 1973, a 2800 square-foot boutique that will hone in on the art of storytelling. The name 1973 represents Mr. R's founded date and celebrates 40 years of business.

For next Saturday's Grand Opening event, 1973 has teamed up with adidas Originals for an evening of new product launches and giveaways. "Year of the Snake" product will be on hand and the first 73 people in attendance will receive lifetime VIP Cards for 10% off all apparel and accessories.

The event starts at 8:00 p.m. and runs to 11 p.m. More details can be found below.

When: Saturday - January 19, 2013 - 8 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Theme: Chinese New Year/Year of the Snake. We will be launching the 2013 CNY/Year of the Snake adidas Originals Superstar 80s that night. Free Year of the Snake MCMLXXIII Tee with every shoe purchase.

In addition to both the Red & White Chines New Year 'YOTS' Superstar 80s, we will also have the YOTS/CNY the adidas TMAC1 & adidas Crazy Light 2. The first 73 people there will receive a 1973 VIP Card (10% off all apparel & accessories) FOR LIFE!

Music: Miami Marci & Dj Ruen.
Food: Chinese Food Catering & Cupcakes by 2 Girls & a Cupcake.
Drinks: Sponsored by Ciroc. (Drink Menu: Rattle Snake - Python & Cobra)
Surprises: One lucky attendee will win both the Red & White CNY/YOTS Superstar 80s & Tee in their size.
Where: 1973 - 100 16th Street - Miami Beach, FL 33139

1973 Miami Grand Opening Event