PORTLAND – Sunday is a big night for Hollywood as celebrities doll up for the 85th annual Academy Awards. But fret not if you forgot, lost or never got your e-vite to a star-studded soiree in Hollywood; there will be plenty of reasons to get dressed to kill in Portland.
Also, don't forget to visit KGW's Oscar section and follow along on your mobile device during the awards: Complete coverage of the Oscars.
Oscar night parties around Portland:
East Burn - Oscar Quiz Night - FREE, Prizes, ShanRock’s Trivia - from PDXPipeline.com
Bob White Theater - Moshpit Night at the Oscars - All Ages, Oscars Screening, Red Carpet, Oscar Attire, Cocktails
Hollywood Theatre - Participants encouraged to "come dressed to the nines"
Guests will select best dressed/best themed costume and winners will be rewarded with treasures and treats. Pizza by the slice, and a special Oscar bar, helmed by acclaimed mixologist Ryan Brentley, will be pouring drinks inspired by the best picture nominees. ADMISSION IS FREE
$25 VIP Package includes 1 reserved seat + 2 drink tickets + 1 “predict the winners” ballot.
Hotel Monaco- Red Star Tavern Broadcasting the Oscars live on Sunday night and will be serving theme cocktails from Red Star Tavern for every Best Picture nominee.
The films being shown leading up to Sunday:
- Friday night: 2010 Best Picture winner, Hurt Locker •
- Friday night: 2011 Best Picture winner, The Kings Speech
- Saturday night: 2012 Best Picture winner, The Artist
Monaco will give out Oscar ballots to all guests Oscar night (Feb 24). Any guest who scores 100% will receive a discounted rate of $85 upon check-out.