The super talented singer officially turns 18 today (January 22) but started the celebration last night with an epic birthday bash at a super cool Hollywood venue!
Guests including his band mates Emery Kelly and Liam Attridge as well as Peyton List, Bailee Madison, Landry Bender, Kayla Maisonet, Isaak Presley, Brec Bassinger, Gus Kamp, Jordyn Jones, Ricardo Hurtado, Aubrey Miller and Trinitee Stokes all danced the night away at the exclusive party.
JJJ was invited to the party and we have all the exclusive details about what went down at the bash!
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Click inside to see who DJ’d, what Ricky’s big birthday present is and the song Peyton List karaoked…
1. The party was hosted at Blind Dragon, a super cool karaoke spot on Sunset Boulevard.
2. Guests arrived and got to walk down a red carpet where Ricky, Emery and Liam posed for pics.
3. While on the red carpet Ricky picked up his Best Friends Whenever co-star Gus for some silly photos while Emery was spotted chatting with friends Bailee and Peyton.
4. Everyone totally dressed up for the party, with the girls donning chic dresses while lots of the guys opted for cool bomber jackets.
5. The place was totally decked out for Ricky‘s b-day and included giant letter balloons that spelled out his name on the wall.
6. Ricky had an incredible Star Wars themed birthday cake that was made up of a Storm Trooper and BB-8!
7. Guests got to sign a huge card where they could write sweet birthday messages. Ricky‘s mom even joined in and wrote “Love you baby!”
8. The party was DJ’ed by Ricky’s friend DJ Lela B, who let him take his turn on the decks!
9. Guests dined on Asian-inspired cuisine, including dumplings and sea bass sliders that were served throughout the party.
10. Attendees got the chance to sing in the karaoke rooms, where Peyton led a huge sing-along to Hannah Montana’s “Hoedown Throwdown.”
11. Ricky had custom drinks served at the bash including a strawberry lemonade called the “Strawberry Garcia” and an orange and pineapple drink called “You’re Not Mai-Type.”
12. When “Hurricane” came on, everyone rushed to the dance floor! Ricky and Emery looked like they were having a great time rocking out to the song!
13. The entire crowd yelled “Happy birthday” to Ricky in the middle of the party while he was DJing.
14. Ricky told us now that he’s 18, he’s definitely going to go buy a lottery ticket.
15. In addition to the vanilla cake that had chocolate frosting inside, guests also enjoyed mint chocolate chip ice cream sandwiches for dessert!
16. Before the party was over, Ricky got on the microphone to thank the band’s manager and his mom for throwing the party and their constant support.
17. As guests left the soiree, they were given a super tasty party favor of Ricky‘s favorite popcorn flavors.
18. The birthday celebration isn’t over yet for Ricky, who told us he’s also going to Mexico with family and friends!
FYI: Ricky is wearing Original Penguin tech trouser pants.