The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and actor and comedian Kevin Hart hosted HartBeat Weekend to sold-out crowds with multiple memorable appearances from celebrities over the course of the jam-packed celebration.
On Friday, Hart hosted back-to-back, sold-out performances of Kevin Hart & Friends Comedy All-stars inside the Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Comedians Donnell Rawlings, Rodney Perry and Corey Holcomb took turns on the Mophie stage inside the Chelsea. After the show, audience members were invited to an after-party at Rose.Rabbit.Lie. inside the resort, where singer and songwriter Solange Knowles supplied the music as the DJ. Notable celebrities at Friday’s after-party included Terrence J from “E! News”, Kevin Frazier from “Entertainment Tonight”, actor Jay Ellis, NBA Analyst and NBA World Champion Kenny “The Jet” Smith and singer Keri Hilson.
HartBeat Weekend continued Saturday night with a sold-out concert by Grammy-nominated rapper Kendrick Lamar at Boulevard Pool at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Lamar performed “Swimming Pools (Drank),” “Poetic Justice” and “B***h Don’t Kill My Vibe” among many others.
Saturday night, Hart hosted the official HartBeat Weekend after party at Marquee Nightclub at the Cosmopolitan. He sat at a VIP table near the dance floor with a large group of friends. Fellow actor and comedian Damon Wayans Jr. joined the group as well. Later in the night, Hart took the stage and teamed up with Eric D-Lux, who was manning the DJ booth. Hart spent the night heavily interacting with the crowd from the stage and off the stage as well as he was seen taking photos with fans throughout the night.
Also spotted at a VIP table at Marquee was Cooper Hefner, the youngest son of Playboy’s Hugh Hefner. In town celebrating his 23rd birthday, Hefner partied with a group of friends and girlfriend, actress Scarlett Byrne, best known for her role as Pansy Parkinson in the Harry Potter series.