Celebs Party at The Palms Casino Resort on 4th of July Weekend

July 7, 2009 by  

Kevin Martin at Nove
Celebrities gathered at the N9NE Group’s venues to celebrate the 4th of July (Pictured above: Sacramento Kings player Kevin Martin at Nove Italiano – Photo credit: N9NE Group).   

Actor Lou Phillips dined at N9NE Steakhouse inside Palms Casino Resort Sunday night with his wife, mother and daughter. Dressed in jeans and a button-up striped shirt, Phillips sipped on wine. They enjoyed appetizers including sashimi and big tuna. For the main course, Phillips and his wife shared a bone-in rib eye, accompanied by a side of macaroni and cheese.

Frontman for pop rock band Maroon 5 Adam Levine dined at N9NE Steakhouse Saturday night. Dressed in a black suit, white shirt and black tie, Levine was accompanied by a party of 10. They started with shots and shared the chilled shellfish platter and signature rock shrimp. He then split the 24-ounce rib eye with a friend for their main course.

David Hernandez and Zowie Bowie at ghostbarAt Nove Italiano, Sacramento Kings player Kevin Martin dined with his fiancé. Both dressed casually, they drank FIJI Water and shared the chicken parmesan and a side of spaghetti marinara for dinner. After sharing the strawberry carpaccio for dessert, Martin signed Executive Chef Geno’s famous door and took some photos.

Retired American boxer Mike Tyson hung out at ghostbar with his manager and a friend. Shortly after arriving, they headed to Rain Nightclub for Perfecto.

Also at ghostbar was David Hernandez of American Idol, who was seen hanging out with Zowie Bowie (Pictured at left:  Photo credit: Shane O’Neal).

Ditch Fridays at the Palms Pool & Bungalows featured DJ AM (Adam Goldstein) who played for a packed crowd of party-goers. Celebrities in attendance included Lance Briggs of the Chicago Bears, who hung out with a group of eight friends in a private cabana next to the stage. They ordered multiple bottles of Ketel One Vodka and Red Bull. Ray Maualuga of the Cincinnati Bengals and Kaluka Maiava of the Cleveland Browns were also spotted hanging out with a group of guys drinking beer and tequila throughout the afternoon and chatting with fans.

Rey Maualuga later dined at N9NE Steakhouse with a party of six. Dressed casually in a white shirt, jeans and white shoes, Maualuga and guests started with the signature rock shrimp and followed by the N9NE special entrée, which is a combination of steak, lamb chops, chicken, shrimp and lobster, served with mashed potatoes. Maualuga sipped on mixed drinks and also enjoyed a few espresso shots before they headed to Rain Nightclub where DJ AM was spinning.

Also at N9NE Steakhouse boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was joined by 10 guests for dinner in the main dining room. Mayweather drank FIJI Water and several lemonades throughout dinner. He enjoyed the chicken Caesar salad followed by Maine lobster tails and surf crab legs. He was dressed casually in gym attire and was overheard saying he had been training for his upcoming fight against Manuel Marquez. At a separate table, Amar’e Stoudemire of the Phoenix Suns was joined by seven guests in the main dining room. He dined on the rock shrimp followed by a rib eye with creamed corn. He wore a white t-shirt, red sneakers, white pants and a baseball cap.

Singer Rihanna hosted a dinner in Nove Italiano, inside the Palms Casino Resort, for 12 guests, including friends and family. They were seating in the private dining room. Guests enjoyed a selection of appetizers including pizza, calamari, crudo and prawn cocktails. For her main course, Rihanna had the signature spaghetti Bolognese and a special calamari dish by Executive Chef Geno Bernardo. The group did not have time for dessert because they were heading to see Jay-Z perform at the Pearl. Rihanna was dressed casually and sipped FIJI Water throughout dinner. Gavin Maloof was seen stopping by their table to say hello at the end of dinner.

Lance Briggs of the Chicago Bears was also seen at Moon Nightclub later in the evening. He was joined by a group of friends at a VIP table and wore a black shirt, jeans, sneakers and a red hat.

At Rain Nightclub, DJ AM hosted AM Fridays with a sold-out crowd inside the nightclub. Jason Terry of the Dallas Mavericks had a table on the dance floor with about 12 friends. They drank Ketel One and Perrier-Jouet Fleur de Champagne. Javon Walker of the Oakland Raiders was at a separate table on the dance floor and had a great time listening to the sounds of DJ AM. He was wearing a black t-shirt and jeans. Amar’e Stoudemire of the Phoenix Suns was also spotted in the crowd with a group of friends.

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