Oscars 2020 viewing parties in San Diego

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Posted at 2:49 PM, Feb 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-06 14:14:59-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Don't want to watch the Oscars at home? Skip the mess and head out to an Academy Awards watch party!

Whether it's at a friends house or somewhere else in town, the Oscars are the perfect event to watch and enjoy with others.

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Here are a few spots around San Diego hosting Oscars watch parties:

San Diego International Film Festival Oscars viewing party
Where: Bankers Hill; Cost: $195
Join the San Diego International Film Festival high above Bankers Hill with 360-degree views for the Oscars. The night includes a red carpet walk, dishes from San Diego's best chefs, desserts and champagne, and Oscars ballot contest, benefiting the San Diego Film Foundation.

A Night at the Oscars
Where: The Lot (La Jolla and Liberty Station); Cost: $60
Enjoy a night walking the red carpet in your finest, live music from a DJ and Oscar trivia with the chance to win a movie pass, a three-course dinner and cocktail reception, and the Oscar awards at one of San Diego's most impressive theaters.

Academy Awards viewing party
Where: Theatre Box San Diego; Cost: $15
Downtown's Theatre Box is hosting the Oscars inside its luxurious theaters where viewers can order food straight to their seats. Tickets get attendees two glasses of red, white, or sparkling wine and a reserved seat for the big show. The theater's menu of food, drinks, and other goodies is available for purchase as well.

"Best Dressed" rooftop Oscars viewing party
Where: Carté Hotel San Diego Downtown; Cost: Free to attend
Above Ash Social at Carté Hotel will screen the Academy Awards high above San Diego, with a full bar and limited menu of awards night foods to choose from, a contest for best dressed male and female, and table reservations and bottle service available.

Academy Awards Watch Party
Where: Uptown Tavern; Cost: Varies
Celebrate the Academy Awards at Uptown Tavern, with themed cocktails after best picture nominees and $8.50 glasses of Veuve Clicquot.

Oscars Viewing Party
Where: Gossip Grill; Cost: $5 a seat
Watch the 2020 Academy Awards at Gossip Grill, where the awards will be hosted on an LED wall, with voting ballots, Oscar Bingo, and prizes for guests. A popcorn bar will also tie the movie magic together.