The Academy Awards are happening this Sunday night, and there are lots of viewing parties happening all over town, including a Big Oscars Quiz, Oscar-themed drinks specials and a WHOLE roasted pig. There is no reason to stay home on your couch and cheer on your favorite movies with all of these fun events!
Le Poisson Rouge
The Big Oscars Quiz Thing
This music venue is hosting an annual party and live trivia experience, where contestants will answer questions on the movie industry, music, history, sports and more. Starting at 5:30 p.m., with the trivia contest happening before red carpet and awards show viewing begins. Tickets are $15 at the door, $10 in advance, here.
158 Bleecker Street, 212.505.3474, www.lepoissonrouge.com
Oscar Viewing Party
In both their West Village and Gansevoort Park locations, The Windsor is hosting their Oscar viewing party with a classy twist – a complimentary glass of Prosecco with dinner. Additionally, ballots will be handed out and winners voted on while The Academy Awards, along with red carpet coverage, will play on the venue’s numerous flat screen TVs. 6 p.m.
The Windsor (West Village) 235 West 4th Street or The Windsor (Gansevoort Park) 420 Park Avenue South, www.thewindsornyc.com
Want to feel like a star? Head to the 230 Fifth Viewing Party, and treat yourself to the champagne, beer and wine open bar while taking in panoramic views of the city. (Blankets will be available for guests who want to hang out on the outdoor roofdeck) Multiple screens will show the Awards and hors d’oevres will be served. Dress to impress: no hoodies or sneakers allowed.
230 Fifth Avenue, 212.725.4300, www.230-fifth.com
Open Bar Oscar Viewing Party
Oscars Screening Party
Sons of Essex
Oscar Viewing Event
Head to the Lower East Side for the Sons of Essex Oscar Viewing Party featuring Hollywood-themed food and drink specials starting at 7 p.m. The Line Group’s hotspot will be offering a specially curated menu with Oscar-themed dishes and drink specials including $7 Mionetto Organic Prosecco.
133 Essex Street, 212.674.7100, www.sonsofessexnyc.com
Oscar Viewing Party
Head to the Meatpacking District where The Chester is hosting an Oscar viewing party at the Gansevoort Street location with $8 glasses of house red and white wines and Champagne. Starts at 6 p.m.
18 Ninth Avenue, 646.253.2284, www.thechesternyc.com