Bride-to-be Kim Kardashian kicked off her weekend wedding festivities with a lavish rehearsal dinner Thursday night, attended by family and close friends.
75 guests piled into Scarpetta of Beverly Hills to fete the happy couple. "Kim and Kris rented the whole restaurant for their special celebration," a source inside the hotel told People.
"Kim and Kris were hand-in-hand and side by side for most of the night," a witness told the mag. "Kim was beaming and looked absolutely gorgeous. During dinner, there were some heartfelt speeches and tears, but mostly laughter. Everyone seemed to have a great time."
Sister Khloe Kardashian tweeted about the evening, writing "such an amazing night with my family and friends."
Kim Kardashian hopped on Twitter herself to tell fans about her evening.
"What a fun night w family & friends!" she wrote. "Now I'm sleeping in late tomorrow!"
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries are scheduled to wed Saturday, August 20.