The arguably biggest entertainment event each year is the Academy Awards (or Oscars). The 91st edition it is taking place this Sunday, February 24, and several NYC hotspots are doing something extra special for what will be a memorable evening!
Take a look at what these places have in store for this years’ Academy Awards.
Moxy Times Square
In honor of the 91st Academy Awards, Moxy Times Square will host a viewing party kicking off at 7pm at Bar Moxy where guests can celebrate their favorite flicks with Oscars themed cocktails! Bar Moxy will be offering specialty that correlate with each nominee such as Bohemian Rhapsody, Black Panther, Can You Ever Forgive me? and more.
Catch the Oscars in style at The Roof. Located in the heart of Midtown and overlooking Central Park from their enclosed terrace, guests will enjoy stunning views (and we aren’t talking about those red carpet looks) all while sipping on discounted $15 themed cocktails and munching on complimentary popcorn. Make sure to try one of the IG-worthy mini Moët & Chandon bottles (just like the ones they serve on the red carpet!)
Mr. Purple at Hotel Indigo Lower East Side
Located on the 15th floor of Hotel Indigo Lower East Side, Mr. Purple’s “Clicquot Chalet” winter pop-up (open through Feb) is where aprés ski vibes and the Oscars collide. Among sweeping 360-degree views of Manhattan guest will enjoy discounted $15 themed cocktails and complimentary popcorn while catching this year’s show on their large projection screen.
DiWine Restaurant & Wine Bar
It’s Oscar Thyme ($13) at DiWine Restaurant & Wine Bar in Astoria. Made with bourbon, thyme, lemon, Benedictine and prosecco and rimmed with edible gold glitter, it’s worthy of its own award! In addition the restaurant will be showing the awards ceremony on a big screen.
The Red Siren ($18) at all five New York City locations of Wolfgang’s Steakhouse is definitely worthy of its own red carpet moment. A true scene-stealer, it’s made with Stoli vodka, grenadine, lime juice and triple sec. The Oscars will be shown in the bar area of each restaurant.
Kimpton Ink48 Hotel
For those who can’t make it to Los Angeles for the Academy Awards, but want to be a part of the Oscars’ excitement, Kimpton Ink48 Hotel is offering a Red-Carpet Ready Viewing Package in their “Heaven Over Hell” Penthouse, a stunning two-story suite that offers sweeping NYC views. The suite features a 2,200-square-foot terrace and an 1,100-square-foot area with one bedroom with a king bed, an oversized bathroom with a double vanity, shower and soaking tub, and a separate dining room and sitting area.
The offer is for a private viewing party and overnight for two people for the Oscars (February 24th), and it is the perfect way to watch the show like a true VIP. Rates start at $5,000 per night.
The Red-Carpet Ready Viewing Package offer includes:
- Step & Repeat and red carpet for pre-show glamour shots
- “Gold Statue” cocktail with Champagne and edible gold luster dust for all attendees as well as unlimited non-alcoholic drinks
- Replica award statues, one for each attendee to keep
- Expansive food options
- Award show ballots for guests to complete before the show starts
To book the package, call 212-757-0088.