Drink in the glitz and glamour of the xxth Annual Academy Awards this Sunday. Among the many viewing options around town are:
Sofia Hosts the Oscars at North End, 3733 N. Halsted St. Red Capret commentary beginning at 6:30 pm. Night features Oscar trivia with prizes and beer and drink specials. Hosted by the indomitable Sofia Saffire.
Center on Halsted's A Night With Oscar party, 3656 N. Halsted St. Enjoy the Academy Awards presentation in a fun and festive atmosphere that includes cocktail service, reserved seating, buffet dinner, silent auction and a raffle drawing. Last year, this event was attended by over 300 participants and raised more than $80,000 to support the many programs and services of Center on Halsted. Tickets available at community.centeronhalsted.org .