One of Google’s two new pop-ups — the other being in New York — Google @ WeHo is situated among hot celebrity spots along West Hollywood’s posh yet hip Melrose Avenue. At the shop, people can pop in to see the new Made by Google line of products and seize the opportunity to give them a test drive.
At the kickoff party, Rashida Jones and Blake Anderson posed for photos next to partygoers trying on virtual reality headsets as waiters came around with hors d’oeuvre in the form of decadent ravioli.
The schmoozing continued on the second floor with a rooftop bar, more appetizers, and a donut cart that featured both actual donuts and mini donut boxes that contained complimentary Google Home Minis. The food experience by Wolvesmouth provided a wide range of small plates with big flavor.
DJ sets by SimiHaze, Johnny Wujek, Markus Molinari, and DJ Crespo kept the vibe fresh all night. But it wasn’t until Smith took the floor to rap a couple of songs that the crowd of celebrity guests truly started dancing, bringing the party to its peak.