Cantina Rooftop Throws A Party
Who: Cantina Rooftop
What: The rooftop hotspot opened its doors for the upcoming warm seasons ahead. To celebrate, Cantina Rooftop hosted a fun press party where we got to sample some of their newest menu items. The revamped Cantina Rooftop features an updated authentic Mexican menu from Executive Chef Gonzalo Colin, and expertly crafted cocktails by noted mixologist, tequila expert, and Bacardi brand ambassador Nelson Lemus. Speaking of cocktails, you must try the Margaritas, made with Casa Noble Tequila Blanco, Orange Liquor, Citrus, Agave Nectar, Passion Fruit, and Strawberries. The cocktail is perfect for a Spring/Summer night on the rooftop.
When: April 26th
Where: Cantina Rooftop, NYC
G.H. Mumm And Usain Bolt Toast To The Kentucky Derby
Who: Usain Bolt and Usain Bolt
What: G.H. Mumm and Usain Bolt’s Toast to the Kentucky Derby. Bolt is the newest member of the G.H. Mumm family, serving as the Chief Entertainment Officer (CEO). The party was filled with excitement as guests were able to bet on the races, nibble on light bites, and of course, try endless G.H. Mumm champagne. Throughout the party, professional dancers hit the floor for a well-choreographed routine by Jermaine Browne. “I’m honored to take on the role of CEO for Maison Mumm and to show the world what it means to celebrate and entertain in daring ways,” said Bolt. “My number one mission will be to enhance Mumm’s legacy in celebrating victories in stunning ways, and I’m very excited to invite all my fans around the world to raise their glasses with me.”
When: May 6th
Where: G.H. Mumm HQ, NYC
J/P Haitian Relief Organization Gala
Who: Leonardo Dicaprio, Senn Penn, Naomi Campbell, Ellie Goulding, Andy Cohen, Donna Karan, and Gayle King.
What: The stars attended the J/P Haitian Relief Organization Gala, which was co-hosted by Sean Penn. Guests sipped on Casa Noble Tequila cocktails at a silent auction before enjoying a three-course dinner, topped with star-studded performances by Damien Rice and Andra Day, who performed her hit song “Rise Up.” The organization also celebrated their newest initiative, Haiti Takes Root, which is helping with reforestation following Hurricane Matthew.
When: May 5th
Where: Sotheby’s New York
Beyond Type 1 Cocktail Party
Who: Nick Jonas, Ashley Tisdale
What: The Beyond Type 1 Cocktail party was thrown in support of Type 1 Diabetes. The host committee members include Ashley Tisdale and husband, Christopher French. Guests enjoyed Kim Crawford Wines while enjoying bites from Luchini. Nick Jonas gave a touching speech as he spoke about his personal experience with Type 1 diabetes before jet-setting back to New York City at the end of the night.
When: May 5
Where: Avenue LA
Who: Susan Sarandon, Cuba Gooding Jr., Ellen Burstyn, Valesca Hermes, Julie and Billy Macklowe, Flavin Judd, Rohan Marley, Jennifer Creel, art historian Germano Celant, and Janna Bullock.
What: Krystyna Gmurzynska, Mathias Rastorfer and Isabelle Bscher of Galerie Gmurzynska hosted a dinner in honor of legendary artist Christo, and style visionary Alexandre De Betak, who designed Galerie Gmurzynska’s booth at Tefaf New York Spring, which opened the following evening.
When: May 2nd
Where: Mr. Chow