EVA'S SPANISH FIESTA

Sure, she could have partied on the beach for days, but EVA LONGORIA is one devoted housewife. "[My husband Tony] wants me back with him by 9:30 tomorrow morning!" the newlywed told Insider Sept. 1 at the First Annual Playing for Good International Philanthropic Summit at the Dorint resort in Mallorca, Spain. The Desperate Housewives star hosted a gala celebrating children's charities like GOLDIE HAWN's Buddist-themed Hawn Foundation (which received a $250,000 award). Also on hand for the festivities and a performance by JOHN LEGEND: TERRENCE HOWARD and PARIS HILTON, who got a drum lesson from ex-PRINCE percussionist SHEILA E.

DIDDY'S SUMMER DO

Sean "Diddy" Combs played host with the most for stars like MARIAH CAREY, ASHLEY OLSEN and LIL' KIM at his White Party held in his East Hampton, N.Y., home Sept. 2. At the family affair (Combs's ex KIM PORTER brought their 7-month-old twins), guests dined on steak and lobster and danced on the lawn into the night. "This party is up there," Combs told Insider. "One of the top three I've thrown."

FAST TAKES

New BFFs? RENEE ZELLWEGER and PAUL MCCARTNEY have become fast friends in the Hamptons after chatting at an Aug. 25 Tom Petty concert. The two stopped by the American Hotel's restaurant Aug. 30 and caught up again at a Jon Bon Jovi barbecue bash on Sept. 1.

In Vegas for his FutureSex/LoveShow concert tour, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE and longtime friend TRACE AYALA dined with six pals at Nobu Aug. 30. While the singer enjoyed a sushi platter, a fellow diner says, "he was happy, laughing and telling stories."

MANDY MOORE is a clothes horse. "I love fashion, I'm the quintessential girl," she tells Insider at the MAGIC Fashion convention in Las Vegas while promoting her Mblem clothing line.

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