There were many stars who attended the Super Bowl and its pregame festivities in New Orleans this past weekend — and they were happy to share their social snaps with the world. Beyoncé Knowles celebrated her successful Super Bowl halftime show  with Jay-Z backstage while Alicia Keys  got cozy with Swizz Beatz on the field after singing the national anthem before the game. Meanwhile, Channing Tatum  took part in the NFL Honor Awards and Ian Somerhalder  played a celebrity football game  with Nina Dobrev . Click through for many more celebrity social photos from the big football weekend.
Makeup artist Joanna Simkin snapped a photo of Beyoncé Knowles and Jay-Z hugging after her Super Bowl halftime performance.
Alicia Keys  and Swizz Beatz celebrated together at the Super Bowl.
Nina Dobrev  snapped a photo of Ian Somerhalder  during a pre-Super Bowl celebrity football game in New Orleans.
Sofia Vergara danced to Pitbull during a pre-Super Bowl event in NOLA.
Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams  jumped around backstage at the Super Bowl.
Candice Swanepoel brought a dog to the Super Bowl.
Kelly Rowland checked out her phone while waiting in her dressing room at the Super Bowl.
Nina Dobrev  and a friend posed in front of a Super Bowl sign in New Orleans on Sunday.
Kelly Rowland attended an afterparty following the Super Bowl.
Ian Somerhalder  struck a serious pose while watching the game.
Nina Dobrev  and her friends were jumping for joy outside of the Superdome.
Josh Henderson sipped on a drink outside of the Superdome.
Beyoncé Knowles wore a robe while inside the Superdome.
Maria Menounos and A.J. Calloway posed outside the Superdome.
Shawn Johnson kissed her bicep while at the Super Bowl.
Alicia Keys  and Jennifer Hudson  prepped for the Super Bowl.
Alicia Keys  looked at herself in her dressing room before her pre-Super Bowl performance.
Justin Timberlake  performed at a pre-Super Bowl event.
Aaron Paul posed with minilights during the Super Bowl halftime show.
Sofia Vergara enjoyed some NOLA sweets during a pre-Super Bowl meal.
Olivia Munn played the piano while Jamie Foxx  sang during a Super Bowl preparty in NOLA.
Katharine McPhee hoped that the 49ers would make a comeback during the Super Bowl.
Neil Patrick Harris  and Jon Cryer got nervous during the Superdome blackout.
Channing Tatum  presented the offensive player of the year award to Adrian Peterson at the NFL Honor Awards in New Orleans before the Super Bowl.