From beach to restaurant to club, TAO was the place to be on fight weekend.
Friday night Puff Daddy hosted a private fight-weekend bash at LAVO presented by Stephen Espinoza along with Showtime, Ciroc Ultra Premium Vodka and DeLeon Tequila.
Notable names who converged on the event to launch the historic fight weekend with Espinoza, the executive vice president and general manager of Showtime Sports, included Bradley Cooper, Jerry Bruckheimer and Brett Ratner, along with famed retired boxer Lennox Lewis, Swizz Beatz, DJ Khaled, Fabolous, Carnage, Tyrese and Cassie. DJ MOS had the entire club dancing and Puff Daddy got on the mic to welcome everyone to fight weekend.
Earlier in the night David Spade was spotted enjoying LAVO’s famed meatball with friends, and DJ Khaled also dined at the Italian eatery.
Dennis Rodman was spotted with friends dining on satay bass, wontons and crispy rice at TAO Asian Bistro. Guests nearby cheered and took pictures with the eccentric former NBA star.
At Marquee Nightclub, Grammy-winning producer, DJ and singer Mark Ronson manned the decks in the main room.
On Saturday afternoon, Fabolous hosted the season grand opening at TAO Beach.The rapper took over the stage and wowed a packed fight weekend crowd with an energetic performance. DJ Khaled was spotted taking in the sun soaked scene as was Antoine Bethea, safety for the San Francisco 49ers.
After the bout, Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik, Fox chair Rupert Murdoch, producer Guy Oseary, business magnate Ron Burkle, actor Bradley Cooper and director Spike Lee were all spotted dining at separate tables at TAO Asian Bistro.
Snoop Dogg took over TAO nightclub for a special fight weekend edition of The Snoopadelic Cabaret. There he performed some of his biggest hits while also spinning a specially curated set for a crowd that included Spike Lee and Flava Flav, who each spent time visiting Snoop in the booth, along with Michael Strahan.
Friday Night Photo credit: Al Powers/Powers Imagery
Saturday TAO Beach Photo Credit: Joe Torrance/Powers Imagery
Saturday TAO Nightclub Photo Credit: Tony Tran