Event Recap: NBA All Star Weekend

Written By: Chenelle Bogle

Photo Credits: The PR Circle, Prince Williams (ATL Pics), Richard Gordon (

YRB Magazine was on the scene in Orlando celebrating NBA ALL STAR WEEKEND.

YRB Magazine had the privilege of partnering on some of the All Star festivities this past weekend in Orlando, FL. Therewere appearances and performances by Drake, Lil Wayne, Dwight Howard, KevinHart, J Cole and more. YRB Magazine made their presence known throughout the city gifting at the Miguel Concert, Monster Cable Gifting Suite, and The Drake/Dwight Howard Event.

Over the weekend, YRB Magazine was present while select VIPs were partying it up at the Monster Gifting Suite at The Peabody Hotel in Orlando. Monster Cable presented their new ISport waterproof headphones over a 2-Day gifting suite sponsored by Ciroc to attendees including DJ Clue, Kid Capri, Ace Hood and Bill Bellamy.




Later that night, YRB jetted over to Terrance 390 for the Miguel Concert sponsored by Grey Goose. The RCA recording artist took some time out and posed with his Miss Jessie’s and YRB Magazine during sound check for his show in downtown Orlando. Appearing in front of a packed house, Miguel performed his hits “Lotus Flower Bomb” and “All I Want Is You” to his devoted fans. 

Sunday night we celebrated the game at Insights Marketing and Frontline Promotions ALL STAR viewing party hosted by Kevin Hart. Biz Markie was spinning tunes as attendees watch and cheered the East and West Coast on. All Attendees were gifted Miss Jessie’s gift bags with the latest YRB Magazine. The event was sponsored by Bacardi and boasted a slue of celebrities, tastemakers, and fans alike. 



Kevin Hart



YRB spent Sunday night with Drake at Frontline Promotions uber plush NBA ALLSTAR wrap up party. Drake hosted friends FloRida, Dwight Howard, John Wall of the Washington Wizards, J Cole, Busta Rhymes, Lil Wayne and Kid Capri who emceed the night. Taking place on a hanger at the Orlando Executive Airport, the event was sponsored by Beats by Dre and Grey Goose. YRB showcased its March issue with Lala Anthony on the cover.


J Cole

Special thanks to Insight Marketing & Promotions (Keyshia Walker) and Frontline Promotions (Pat Nix), Beats By Dre/Monster Cable (Carmen) and Grey Goose for allowing YRB to participate!

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