The 2010 Cannes Party Guide And Roundup: Yacht-Hopping On The Riviera

by Chiara Atik · May 18, 2010

Yacht-hopping is a sport at which only the truly privileged can learn to excel. Naomi Watts, Charlotte Casiraghi, and Javier Bardem have got it down to a science this week as they go from party to glamorous party aboard the most luxurious yachts in the world. And the week is only half over! Below, pictures from the Festival's hottest parties so far, and guide to what's still to come....-


-[Cannes 2010 Coverage]

Chopard 150th Anniversary Guests: Naomi Watts, Eva Herzigova, Lindsay Lohan, Kate Beckinsale, Charlotte Casiraghi, Dree Hemingway, Marion Cotillard When: Monday Night

What: Chopard 150th Anniversary at the VIP Club in Cannes

Naomi Watts                                        Marion Cotillard

Kate Beckinsale                                      Charlotte Casiraghi

Billy Zane                                            Nicky Hilton, Paris Hilton, Rick HIlton

Dree Hemingway                                 Lindsay Lohan

Robin Hood Party

When: Wednesday Night

What: Robin Hood Premiere Party At The Hotel Majestic

Guests: Russell Crowe, Tim Burton, Eva Longoria, Roberta Armani, Samantha Harris, Gael Garcia Bernal, Benicio del Toro, Kate Beckinsale

Kate Beckinsale                              Roberta Armani

Kristin Scott Thomas                     Russell Crowe, Danielle Spencer


Salma Hayek                                     Eva Longoria

Noor Fares Jewelry Launch

When:Friday Night

What: Party For Lebanese Designer Noor Fares Aboard The Wedge 2

Guests: Margherita Missoni, Pierre Casiraghi, Andrea Casiraghi,  Charlotte Casiraghi, Adrien Brody, Tatiana Santo Domingo

Andrea Casiraghi, Tatiana Santo Domingo  Margherita Missoni, Tatiana Santo Domingo

Charlotte Casiraghi, Alex Dellal, Pierre Casiraghi

Eugenie  Niarchos, Charlotte Casiraghi

John Aghayan, Noor Fares

Gucci/Vanity Fair Party

When: Friday

What: Graydon Carter and Frida Giannini host a Gucci and Vanity Fair dinner at Hotel du Cap

Who: Naomi Watts, Kate Beckinsale, Benicio Del Toro, Salma Hayek, Aishwarya Rai, Gael Garcia Bernal

Benicio Del Toro, Kate Beckingsale                   Camilla Belle

Gael Garcia Bernal                            Claudia Cardinale, Martin Scorsese

Salma Hayek                                         Jennifer Lopez, Frida Giannini

Bungalow 8 St Martins Lane

What: Amy Sacco hosts a one night only Bungalow 8 Party in Cannes on the Avella Yacht

When: Sunday Night

Upcoming Parties:

Tuesday, May 18th

Rome International Film Festival Cocktail Party at Plages de Palmes, 5:30-8 pm

CinemaNX Yacht Party, Jette Elbert Edouard BELUGA, 6:00-8:00

Belvedere Vodka Party, featuring performance by Grace Jones, Le Baron, Cannes

Chanel Dinner Party Honoring Vanessa Paradis

Wednesday, May 19th

Audi Party at Audi Beach, 9-2

Scarlett Johansson and Penelope Cruz dress auction for Haitian Relief.

Replay Party

Chopard and Muzo International Party at Hotel Martinez

Thursday, May 20th

amfAR Dinner at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc

Friday, May 21st

Dior and Elle Magazine Dinner Party at Hotel Du Cap

W Magazine party at Carlton Cannes

[All images via French Vogue and Vogue Italia]