The Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission is presenting the sixth annual “Red Carpet Gala” Feb. 24 at the Eureka Theater, 612 F St. This is a chance to get dressed up and watch the Academy Awards on the big screen.
The event begins at 4:30 p.m., with guests arriving and walking the red carpet into the Streamline Moderne lobby of the Eureka Theater. Inside the lobby, guests can mingle with fellow movie fans, sample hors d’oeuvres and enjoy cocktails and champagne from the no-host bar while enjoying music by musician Michael Dayvid.
ABC’s live telecast of the 91st annual Academy Awards will begin at 5 p.m. Commercials will be replaced with the film commission’s local film-friendly awards, videos and music by the RLA Trio.
Advance tickets are $25, available locally at Annex 39 Antiques, next door to the Eureka Theater. Tickets at the door will be $30. Advance tickets can also be purchased online at 2019RCG.bpt.com.
VIP tables will also available for $275 for a table of six and $325 for a table seating eight. VIP tables include tickets, priority entry, two bottles of champagne, plated appetizers and table service. Tables are limited.