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March 10, 2014

On the Road with the BP. Prom Truck

Hi, BP. friends! It’s Kassi, the Nordstrom social media maven, here to tell you about our adventures on the road with the BP. prom truck. On Friday, the little pink VW bus braved the icy streets of downtown Chicago. We chatted with girls about prom on their way home from school, danced the night away with shoppers on Michigan Avenue and munched on my favorite local snack, Garrett’s popcorn.


My favorite memories from the weekend are taking selfies in the van’s cute photo booth, dancing the night away to our prom playlist to keep warm and posting to Instagram using #NordstromBP to share the journey.


Nordstrom Prom Truck

I fell in love with the Hailey Logan Cutout Glitter Mesh Ballgown, which I texted to my sister. She’s currently shopping for her own senior prom. She’s been browsing for a dress on Pinterest and Wanelo.


#NordstromBP Social Media

P.S. Keep an eye out for the BP. Prom bus in New Jersey (3/7-9), Dallas (3/14-16), Denver (3/21-23), SoCal (3/28-30) and Washington (4/4-6). Let us know if you see the bus via #nordstrombp! Until then, check out the prom shop on or at your local Nordstrom store.

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nita March 17, 2014 at 10:57 pm

What about VA?

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 18, 2014 at 10:45 am

Nita, we’re sorry to say that the Prom Truck won’t be going through Virginia this year.

ann March 18, 2014 at 9:30 pm

How about CA.

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 19, 2014 at 10:44 am

Ann, the prom truck will be rolling up to the South Coast Plaza store in Costa Mesa next weekend (that’s March 28).

Katie March 21, 2014 at 2:25 pm

How about ATL?

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 21, 2014 at 3:31 pm

Sorry, Katie – the truck isn’t making a stop in ATL this year.

Gaby March 22, 2014 at 2:25 pm

Will the prom truck be stopping in Illinois?

Tori March 22, 2014 at 2:43 pm

Stopping in WY or SD?

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 24, 2014 at 9:56 am

Gaby, the prom truck stopped in Chicago a few weeks ago! Sorry you missed it. :(

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 24, 2014 at 9:57 am

Hi, Tori! Sorry to say that the truck won’t be stopping in either WY or SD this year.

Kayeana March 25, 2014 at 6:47 am


Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 25, 2014 at 10:23 am

Hi, Kayeana! No Kentucky stops this year. :( The prom truck is only going to the locations mentioned in the post.

anonymous March 25, 2014 at 12:52 pm

Washington DC or Washington state?

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 26, 2014 at 10:12 am

Good question! Washington state, specifically our Bellevue store. Hope to see you there!

ana March 26, 2014 at 10:06 pm

How About New York???

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor March 27, 2014 at 10:57 am

Hi, Ana! No New York stops this year. :( The prom truck is only going to the locations mentioned in the post.

AnaMaria March 30, 2014 at 10:47 am

Awe man! :( I wish there was a Florida stop, that would have been really cool to experience.

connie March 30, 2014 at 12:15 pm

do u ever carry plus size dresses for jr.prom or senior ball

Taylor April 1, 2014 at 9:50 am

No PA this year :’( I’m sad

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor April 1, 2014 at 10:30 am

Sorry, Taylor!

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor April 1, 2014 at 10:47 am

Connie, we do carry plus-size dresses for prom and other formal occasions. If you’re shopping online, you can filter by size within the prom shop by clicking the Juniors L and XL boxes, as well as the Regular L and XL boxes.

Your best shopping experience will probably happen in your local store, however, with the help of a personal stylist (the service is totally free, and they won’t pressure you to buy things you don’t want or can’t afford). We carry a large selection of dresses in store that aren’t offered online, and a personal stylist will be able to quickly and easily find dresses in your favorite colors and styles. You can call to set up an appointment with a stylist, who will have your dressing room ready when you arrive, stocked with gorgeous plus-size options for you to choose from. :)

Anonymous April 4, 2014 at 5:30 pm

Will the truck be coming to Wisconsin soon? Specifically the Port Washington, Grafton, Cedarburg, area?

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor April 7, 2014 at 10:15 am

I’m afraid not. The prom truck has completed its tour for the 2014 season.

Katie April 8, 2014 at 4:52 pm

Who would I contact about booking the bus for a mobile event in San Diego?

Amy Leigh, Blog Contributor April 8, 2014 at 4:54 pm

Hi, Katie! Unfortunately, the bus has retired for the year and isn’t available for bookings. Sorry! :(

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