TIME TIME 100 Gala

Celebrities Mingle on the TIME 100 Red Carpet

The world's "most influential" mixed and mingled on the red carpet before Tuesday's TIME 100 gala

It was an event unlike any other.

The stars were there — Amy Adams, Alfonso Cuarón, Seth Meyers, among others — but there were also scientists and athletes, political leaders and activists, artists, designers and musicians, entrepreneurs and moguls, writers and inventors. Together, they are the TIME 100, an eclectic mix of the most influential people in the world, gathered together for a single evening in New York City.

Watch them mix, mingle and make new friends as they came together on the red carpet.

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