Tickets are $125
The 91st Oscars® are just over a week away and to celebrate the biggest night in Hollywood, Calgary International Film Festival will be hosting their biggest fundraising night -A Red Carpet Affair - at The Palace Theatre on February 24. Guests will watch the Oscars via a live stream on the Palace’s big screen whilst enjoying hand-crafted Alberta spirits from Burwood Distillery who will be offering guests at the party two complimentary drinks. The award winning Chef, Yann Blanchard and his Yann Haute Patisserie will also be bringing Popcorn Macarons – exclusively made for A Red Carpet Affair – and other delicacies for guests to enjoy. If that isn’t enough, there will be further culinary delights from restaurants including Anju, GORO + GUN, and The National as well as live entertainment, prediction ballots, and so much more!
The build-up starts now as A Red Carpet Affairs’ silent auction is LIVE! Make sure you don't miss the chance to bid on some incredible items – worth over $75,000 - including a once in a lifetime One Ocean Expeditions for two to explore South Baffin Island in the Canadian Arctic! FIND OUT MORE HERE!
Amidst the celebrations and feasting, party-goers have the chance to win up to $20,000 with this year’s Trophy Game. Each trophy is assigned to a different Oscar nominee and has a guaranteed prize - from a pair of Calgary Film festival tickets (valued at $30) to a 20-ticket bundle! If that isn’t enough, should your nominee win an Oscar, you will get the chance to Crack the Code of the Vault on stage. If you correctly guess the 5-digit code, you will win $20,000!
Proceeds from this black-tie fundraising evening will benefit Calgary Film’s continued mission to showcase Alberta and celebrate local and international film & TV industry.
If you require wheelchair accommodation or have other accessibility requirements, please let us know by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make an evening of the event. If you're joining us from out of town or would like to stay just a few blocks from The Palace Theatre, our partners at Ramada Downtown Calgary (8 Ave & 6 St) are offering a special festival rate of $84 for A Red Carpet Affair ticket holders.
The 91st Oscars® will be held on Sunday, 24 February 2019, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network in the United States and the CTV Television Network in Canada.