It's party time in America's party capital. New Orleans will host more than a dozen exclusive shindigs before the Super Bowl. How's a crasher to know which soiree to slip into? Here's a handy guide.
WALLY WILLIAMS PARTY
9 p.m., Feb. 1, at Ampersand night club
Magic Johnson, Will Smith, Tyra Banks, Queen Latifah, Jerome Bettis, Kyle Turley
Hosted by Saints guard Williams, the bash wall attract a young crowd with a heavy hip-hop flavor—rappers Snoop Dogg, Treach, Nas and Nelly will all be there.
MAXIM MAGAZINE'S CURIOUSER AND CURIOUSER BASH
9 p.m., Feb. 1, at the Ruins night club
Tara Reid, LL Cool J, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Chris Klein, Serena Williams, Carson Daly, Michael Vick
Maxim's second Super Bowl fete has the most cachet with young Hollywood. Proceeds from the $250 entrance fee go to the HollyRod Foundation, Holly Robinson and Rodney Peete's charity for Parkinson's disease.
LEIGH STEINBERG AND JEFF MOORAD'S SUPER BOWL PARTY XVI