From the folks at Big Night Entertainment Group, which runs four entertainment/food places at Foxwoods Resort Casino, on Friday night's festivities there:
MASHANTUCKET -- Magic icon Criss Angel (with DJ Ruckus, a cousin of Lenny Kravitz, above) hit Shrine nightclub at Foxwoods for three nights over the weekend. On Thursday night, he partied at Shrine for their Little Black Dress Party. Angel took pics with fans, handed out $100 bills to tip the staff, and made sure his whole crew had fun.
On Friday night, Criss was joined at Shrine by comedian Carlos Mencia for Rev. Run’s 50th birthday party. Rev. Run (performing in photo below) enjoyed a custom-designed birthday cake handcrafted by Chef Joe Intreiri and adorned with the Run-DMC logo. After blowing out the candles with the crowd and being showered with confetti, Run’s son Diggy Simmons premiered his new song “Ain’t ‘Bout to Do,” which features French Montana. DJ Ruckus, who is Lenny Kravitz’ cousin, DJ’d the party while Run emceed and performed some of his hits, including “It’s Tricky,” “Rock Box” and the Aerosmith collab “Walk This Way."
On Saturday night, Criss Angel was back at Shrine with his cast for Crooklyn Clan’s DJ Riz. Foxwoods CEO Felix Rappaport was among the party-goers. Criss sipped Patron with Sprite all weekend and dined all three nights at The Scorpion Bar, including one night with his mom.