Jon Gosselin of Jon and Kate Plus 8 continued to indulge in his new bachelor lifestyle at WET REPUBLIC as he spent the afternoon partying poolside. The controversial father arrived at the Las Vegas hotspot with mom Pamela Gosselin Castello and an entourage of his best guy friends over the weekend. Rumored current girlfriend Hailey Glassman was no where in sight. See more photos after the jump...

On the red carpet, Jon shared his excitement to be in Las Vegas and mentioned he will be meeting with Christian Audigier at MAGIC on Monday. He also discussed his sextuplets first day of pre-school this week, saying that they were overjoyed with their first experience on a school bus.

Despite his recent personal tribulations, the reality TV star was in good spirits all day, taking photos with fans and conversing with admirers. Jon spent most of the afternoon in one of the exclusive VIP bungalows, relaxing on the daybed to watch TV and stretching out in front of the private dipping pool to take in the surroundings of the jam-packed venue. It was no surprise that Jon was the center of attention as numerous bikini-clad ladies flocked to the area for their chance to share a moment with the bachelor.

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