Khloé Kardashian, Eric Johnson and Jessica Simpson, and Kate Middleton
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Celebs spent their time well over 4th of July weekend, getting hitched, partying in Vegas, catching a tennis match and relaxing on the beach. Here's the news you may have missed while watching fireworks and chilling on the sand:
5. Stars and Stripes
From the West Coast to the East, A-listers celebrated Independence Day in the fiercest of fashions. Usher
cooled off in the water and Taylor Swift
galavanted with her famous gal pals
, but singer Jewel
had the most headline-worthy weekend, watching a parade
with son Kase and husband Ty Murray – just days after announcing she's divorcing
the professional bull rider. Catch up on all your favorite stars’ 4th of July plans.
4. Celebrities Come Out to Wimbledon
Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in the tennis tournament’s men's final, but the spectators really stole the show Sunday. The match's all-star roster? Chris Hemsworth
, Elsa Pataky, David
and Victoria Beckham
, Orlando Bloom
, Kate Beckinsale
, Hugh Jackman
, Prince William
and, of course, reigning Wimbledon style
icon Kate Middleton
. See photos from the stands.
3. Brangelina’s Next Stop Brad Pitt
and Angelina Jolie
are collaborating for the first time since Mr. & Mrs. Smith
, shooting a new movie in Malta. Could this film be the mystery project
Jolie previously told PEOPLE she's penning? Learn more about the globe-trotting couple's next adventure.
2. Happy Birthday, Khloé!
Sure, Khloé Kardashian
turned 30 on June 27, but the party really
got started Friday night at Tao Las Vegas. Everyone's favorite Kardashian
, wearing a glittery Michael Costello mini dress, dished on new beau French Montana
, telling PEOPLE, "He's just funny, he's light and easy. That's what I need right now." Go inside her birthday bash.
1. Jessica Simpson Ties the Knot
Two kids, four years and one long engagement later, Jessica Simpson
and Eric Johnson finally said "I do!" at the San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, California. The bride wore Carolina Herrera
, and their guest list included celebrities like Jessica Alba
and Donald Faison. But the real stars were the couple's pint-sized wedding helpers: ring bearer Ace, 1, and flower girl Maxwell, 2, along with their 5-year-old cousin Bronx. From the pre-wedding barbecue
to the romantic ceremony, read all about Simpson’s nuptials.