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SCENE EVENT: VIBES BY SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT WHERE: POST HTX The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit held VIBES, a two-day music, food and culture festival at the POST HTX, celebrating the 2017 issue. The class of 2017 included cover model Kate Upton, former cover models Chrissy Teigen, Nina Agdal, Hailey Clauson, Hannah Jeter and Ashley Graham; Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman, legendary supermodel Christie Brinkley, the entire 2017 Swimsuit Rookie Class – Bianca Balti, Danielle Herrington, Kelly Gale, Lais Ribeiro, Mia Kang, Myla Dalbesio and Vita Sidorkina. These and many others gathered to meet fans, sign autographs and host Q&A panels. Throughout the weekend, guests enjoyed a curated selection of food from award-winning chefs including Chris Shepherd from Underbelly, Tyson Cole from Uchi and UchiKo, Hugh Acheson from Five & Ten, Chef Terrence Gallivan and Chef Seth Siegel Gardner from Pass & Provisions and eight-time SI model and chef Chrissy Teigen. Models and fans then danced to special performances by GRAMMY™ Award-winning recording artists Miguel and Diplo. Photography by Getty Images for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017 70 L O C AL | april 17