Rapper Rick Ross celebrated his 39th birthday Tuesday night at Wall. Surrounded by security, friends including DJ Mr. Mauricio and a gaggle of girls, the newly slim rapper and others at his table drank lots of vodka, champagne and tequila from special made MMG (Maybach Music Group) cups bearing Ross’ face. To everyone’s surprise, at 1 a.m., super producer DJ Tiesto arrived to join the birthday boy in the festivities and hopped in the DJ booth for a quick set. Afterward, Ross and Tiesto held court at the Favela Beach party till well after 4 a.m.
Actress Hayden Panettiere was seen Thursday night, dining at Midtown’s Bocce restaurant just before the fire department rushed to the scene for a fire that almost broke out amid the embers in the pizza oven. The restaurant was evacuated. No one was injured, and there was no damage.
Bravo’s Andy Cohen was seen Thursday lounging with a friend, sipping rose and taking selfies with guests at the Delano Beach Club.
Meek Mill, DJ Future, Jay Prince and crew spent some of Wednesday night at Rec Room for its weekly hip hop party.
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Kelly Bensimon and daughter Teddy spent family time last weekend at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. Due to the whole snowmageddon situation back home in NYC, Bensimon and daughter were still stuck there on Tuesday, taking full advantage of the amenities and the weather, taking surf lessons at the resort’s new FlowRider wave machine and biking around the resort’s 365 acres.
Chris Bosh and wife Adrienne had dinner Tuesday night at The Forge after the Heat’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. The couple was accompanied by Miami Heat rookie point guard Shabazz Napier.
The Dallas Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki was spotted Thursday at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami Hotel’s Met Café.
Alejandra Barillas, Miss Universe Guatemala 2011, was seen breaking bread Thursday at Meat Market with Julio Iglesias Jr. and nightlife veteran Tommy Pooch. Eavesdroppers tell us Pooch was planning a trip with Iglesias to discuss a deal to promote a new rum by Guatemalan liquor company Ron Zacapa.