The 25 Best Summer Snapshots

Jennifer Lopez! Kendra Wilkinson! Anne Hathaway! See how celebs partied away the summer of 2011

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BEACH BABE

BEACH BABE
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A beaming Julia Roberts emerges from the water Aug. 16 in Kauai, Hawaii, during a holiday with husband Danny Moder and their kids (not pictured).

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TURF WAR

TURF WAR
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Gerard Butler takes a victory lap after a charity soccer match win in Glasgow, Scotland, on Aug. 9. Butler played for the Celtic team, which beat Manchester United 5-2.

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VESTED INTEREST

VESTED INTEREST
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Smurfs star Neil Patrick Harris and fiancé David Burtka set sail Aug. 4 with 9-month-old twins Harper Grace and Gideon Scott during a vacation in Saint-Tropez, France, with Elton John and his family.

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FLOATING THE BOAT

FLOATING THE BOAT
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Rihanna gets into the hometown spirit Aug. 1, donning an itty-bitty red bikini and headdress during the Kadoomant Day Parade in her native Barbados. "My home, my country, my people," she Tweeted of the celebration.

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SMOOTH SAILING

SMOOTH SAILING
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Maria Shriver enjoys a Cape Cod vacation with son and up-and-coming model Patrick, daughter Katherine and brother Anthony Shriver on Aug. 1.

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BEACH BUMS

BEACH BUMS
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Where's baby Bingham? New mom Kate Hudson leaves her little guy behind for a day at the beach with son – and Smurfs fan! – Ryder, 7, and sleepy fiancé Matthew Bellamy in Malibu, Calif., on July 24.

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GET ON THE FLOOR

GET ON THE FLOOR
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Just dance! Newly single Jennifer Lopez celebrates her 42nd birthday by busting a move aboard a yacht in Miami on July 24.

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SMOOTH SAILING

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Life is but a dream! Anne Hathaway takes her romance with beau Adam Shulman to the high seas while boating in Capri, Italy, July 21.

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CARRIED AWAY

PICK-ME-UP!
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Talk about a pick-me-up! Kendra Wilkinson gets a playful rise out of husband Hank Baskett during a July 19 beachside photo shoot in Santa Monica, Calif.

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RUNNING MATES

BROOKLYN DECKER
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Talk about working the runway! Supermodels Heidi Klum and Brooklyn Decker pound the pavement across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City on July 12 as part of Klum's summer fitness challenge.

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RED HOT

RED HOT
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Looking good (or should we say GOOP?), Gwyneth! Paltrow flaunts her figure in a teensy-weensy red bikini while soaking up the sun July 9 in Cala Ghidoni, Sardinia, where she was vacationing with her children and godfather, director Steven Spielberg (not pictured).

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IT TAKES TWO

IT TAKES TWO
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They're hands-on parents! Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie take their twins Knox and Vivienne, 3, out to a puppet show Aug. 13 in Surrey, England.

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SWEET ESCAPE

SWEET ESCAPE
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He's a cool dad! David Beckham treats two-thirds of the boys in his brood – Brooklyn, 12, and Romeo, 8 – to some icy desserts in Malibu, Calif., on July 7.

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LOVE BOAT

SOME LIKE IT YACHT
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Kate Moss and new husband Jamie Hince enjoy the sweet life on their honeymoon in Corsica, France, on July 6.

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TOP CHEF

MASTER CHEF
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Nick Cannon turns up the heat – on the grill! – at Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest at New York's Coney Island.

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HANDS ON

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It's smooth sailing for Eva Longoria and boyfriend Eduardo Cruz as they savor the ocean view on a July 2 summer boat outing in Marbella, Spain.

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LIFE'S A BEACH

LIFE'S A BEACH
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Zac Efron tests the waters with pal Ashley Tisdale as they celebrate her 26th birthday beachside in Malibu, Calif., on July 2.

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UNDER COVER

SEEING DOUBLE
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Fashion statements – or disguises? Jersey Shore residents Jenni "JWoww" Farley and Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi take shade in pairs of oversize sunglasses while cooling off in Seaside Heights, N.J., on June 28.

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PARKS & RECREATION

PARK PLACE
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Playtime! Halle Berry embraces her inner child with 3-year-old daughter Nahla at L.A.'s Griffith Park on June 27.

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BACKSEAT DRIVER

WHEEL & DEAL
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Onward! Kim Kardashian takes a sweet ride in a pedicab through the streets of New York City on June 24.

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TEENAGE DREAM

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Summertime and the livin' is easy for Katy Perry! The songstress clocks in some time poolside in Miami, where she showed off her bikini bod – and a funky red hair hue – on June 21.

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MAKING A SPLASH

OH, DIP!
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Let's dip! Katie Holmes and 5-year-old daughter Suri cool off in Miami Beach on June 18 while dad Tom Cruise is on set filming the movie adaptation of Broadway's Rock of Ages.

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DISNEY DAY

FANTASTIC FOUR
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Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves treat their little ones – Levi, 3, and Vida, 19 months – to some big-time fun at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., on June 15.

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HAVING A BALL

GAME ON!
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Game face on, Kristin! Cavallari, who eventually split from former fiancé Jay Cutler in July, proves she's still in it to win it while playing table tennis in Santa Monica, Calif., on June 6.

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FAMILY MATTERS

FAMILY MATTERS
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Hot mama! Tori Spelling flaunts her baby bump on a Memorial Day Weekend beach outing in Malibu, Calif., with hubby Dean McDermott and kids Liam, 4, and Stella, 3.

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