It was a big year for movies and Hollywood North is celebrating in style with a few Oscar parties being hosted around town.
Little Black Dress Oscar Party
Where: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on West Georgia
When: Sunday, February 27 from 3:00pm
Tickets: $25 in advance online through ClubZone
Info: The event will benefit Dress for Success Vancouver
Marquee 2011 â€œFeel Like a Starâ€ Vancouver Film Industry Oscar Soiree
Where: Gossip Nightclub
When: Sunday, February 27 from 3:30pm red carpet and cocktail reception followed by the screening
Tickets: Starting at around $60 in advance online
Info: Proceeds from the evening will will benefit the Starlightâ„¢ Childrenâ€™s Foundation
LimeNite Oscar Night Special
Where: J Lounge on Bute at Davie
When: Sunday, February 27 from 8:30pm
Tickets: $5 in advance online through ClubZone, $7 at the door
Info: 10% of proceeds that night will go to the BCSPCA
Oscar’s Dress: The 2011 Drag Queen Oscar Party
Where: The Helm Restaurant (1180 Howe Street)
When: Sunday, February 27 from 4:00 pm
Tickets: $15 at the door (but restaurant reservations are recommended.
Info: The event is hosted by and includes “commercial-break drag performances” by drag legends Joan-E and Justine Tyme. Proceeds from the evening will benfit the Vancouver Friends For Life Society
Oscars at Cinema
Where: Cinema Public House on Granville (at Smithe)
When: Sunday, February 27 from 4:30pm (doors)
Tickets: $25 for ladies, $40 for gentlemen available online through ClubZone
Info: The evening will be hosted by Erin Cebula of ET Canada and tickets include a prix-fixe meal served between 6:00pm and 8:00pm.
VIFF Oscar Party
Where: Vancity Theatre on Seymour (at Davie)
When: Sunday, February 27 from 3:30pm (red carpet)
Tickets: Free to VIFF members (annual membership is $2 at the door)
Info: The live broadcast in HD will be on the big theatre screen. Wine, Beer and food will be available for purchase. Symone Says will emcee the evening. The Oscar extravaganza is presented in partnership with Out in Schools.