Go HERE for more photos by Eric A. Reid and tag yourself and your friends! A select group of Los Angeles tastemakers, lovers of the finer things in life, and cognac connoisseurs were invited to a Beverly Hills estate Thursday night to indulge in the Louis XIII Legacy Experience presented by fine jewelry and timepiece retailer, Highglow.
Seal and Peter Facinelli step out to the Leica store grand opening sponsored by G-Star RAW; Jennifer Lopez is honored with a Hollywood Walk of Fame star; Natalie Portman, Reese Witherspoon, Rashida Jones and more join Benjamin Millepied at his Dance Project Benefit Gala; the new Tommy Hilfiger store on Robertson throws a party celebrating the Surf Shack capsule collection and limited edition Kelly Cole collaboration—get your final L.A. event roundup before the weekend in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
via @coreykid As June Gloom begins to burn off and the summer heat sizzles the city, cooling off with refreshing cocktails is just what the doctored ordered. Of course sticking to a classic vodka soda is always a safe bet, but artfully crafted concoctions created to complement the season from the best mixologists in town can delight the senses—you just need to know where to find them. So whether are in need of a refreshing beverage after a long day at the office in DTLA, or you've straggled up from the beach in Santa Monica in search of something to quench your thirst, here's a guide to nine of the best summer cocktail programs in L.A. offering delicious drink menus designed for the season.
Maggie Siff, Robin Weigert, 50 Cent, Sugar Ray Leonard, and other celebs strut the red carpet of premieres for Concussion and Tapia at the L.A. Film Festival; Melissa Leo, Danielle Panabaker, and more hit the The Creative Coalition 2013 Summer Soiree; Metta World Peace, Phil Jackson, and other Lakers fans step out to honor Dr. Jerry Buss; Ashely Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Stacy Keibler, Ashley Madekwe and other fashionistas attend the launch of the Elizabeth And James Fall 2013 Handbag Collection; Jackie Collins and Raquel Welch step out for Terry O'Neill's photo presentation—catch up on L.A.'s top Hump Day happenings in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
Go HERE for more photos by Alex Plank and tag yourself and your friends! A crowd of young, hip Angelenos and tequila connoisseurs came out to Vokent in Santa Monica last Friday night to party and taste the new award-winning liquor, Casamigos Tequila, from George Clooney, Rande Gerber, and Mike Meldman.
Ladies and Gents, Eater Young Guns Eve is this weekend. On June 23, from 6-9p, 8 future superstar chefs from across the far reaches of this nation will descend on LACMA to cook you mind blowing bites. Don't believe us. Check out the line up and their dishes...
Go HERE for more photos by Carrie McCauley and tag yourself and your friends! Joining forces with PureVolume and Kia Motors America, Hollywood was treated to the dance-inducing sounds of renowned Dutch turntablist DJ Nicky Romero when he swooped into Hollywood Tuesday night for a rager at new hotspot, Create. The night celebrating the nationwide 'What's Your Forte?' campaign was filled with get-down beats, confetti, cocktail swilling, and lots of hands in the air.