Annual Academy Awards
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Live Broadcast hosted by Jimmy Kimmel
San Francisco Bay Area Oscar
Oscar Parties at Your House
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Please Check all Dates and Times for Events - They are subject to change
House — "Oscar Parties"
"Favorite Movie Star" — "Movie-Themes"— "Oscar Black Tie, Blue
Jeans, Red Carpet"
Invite your friends over for an Oscar Party at
your house. Be creative and make it fun:
- Ask guests to dress
as their "Favorite
Movie Star or Movie Character."
Rent a designer dress, jewelry and accessories.
Host a "Movie-Themed" Oscar Party - create special themed menus and
decorations inspired by Oscar-nominated movies (travel, 50's, 60's, sci-fi, romance)
- Make it a Formal "Black-Tie" event - chilled martinis, flowing champagne
- Host a Semi-formal "Black Tie, Blue Jeans, Red Carpet" - give guests the option
of dressing "up or down"
Click here for more info on How to Host an Oscar Party
Sample Oscar Party Menus
Sample Oscar Party Invitations
Bash & BYOB"
Better yet...keep your Oscar Party simple — make it a fun "Oscar
Bash & BYOB" and
Chic." Whip up something easy
for a large group and have everyone bring
a bottle of wine... or whatever they like to drink.
Click here for more info
on How to Host an Oscar Party
If you're on a
budget, host a casual "Oscar
Pot Luck Party" — make a big batch of
Popcorn and have everyone bring a dish (appetizer,
salad, entree, or dessert).
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to Host an Oscar Party
More Info on the
Academy Awards & Nominees
Tune in early
the Red Carpet Pre-Show
interviews. Check local TV listings for this year's annual
Awards live telecast.
Best Picture Nominations
Back in January 2012, the Academy's rules changed to allow anywhere from 5-10 Best-Picture Nominees - 9 movies were nominated that year... and again in 2013. Previously (in 2010 and 2011), the Oscars switched from 5 Best-Picture Nominees to 10, returning
to the traditions of the 1930s and '40s. The broadened movie field
may now include Documentaries, Foreign-Language Films, Animated
Academy Award nominations
Academy Award Nominees
Mason Center, Herbst Pavilion,
Academy of Friends
Annual Awards Night Gala
This sell-out Black-Tie Event
is the largest HIV/AIDS Oscar Party Fundraiser in the Bay
and the second largest Oscar Party
in the country, surpassed in attendance only by the
Academy Awards party in Los Angeles. The gala event takes place at the San Francisco Design Center Galleria in San Francisco. Fun event includes Silent
Auction, fabulous Food, Wine, Champagne, Viewing Party on multiple large screens, Live Entertainment following Awards Ceremony — and Dancing. Purchase Gala Tickets online. Tickets are also available the day of the Gala at the door. 5pm-10pm
Info on Academy of Friends
The Roxie, Mission District, San Francisco
"Up the Oscars" Benefit Bash
It's that time again! Doors open for the "Up the Oscars" Benefits Bash
at 3:45pm. The Red Carpet show begins at 4pm. Show begins at 5pm on the Big Roxie screen. It's a long show, so come well provisioned with lots of food and drink. The Roxie Cinema is located in the heart of San Francisco's
Mission District, at 3117 16th Street between Valencia and Guerrero.
Public Parking is available on Hoff Street, off 16th Street between
415-431-3611 / 415-863-1087
More Info on "Up the Oscars" Benefit Bash at the Roxie
an Oscar Party
Food & Sample Menus