While the stars are gathered in Hollywood for the biggest night in film, Boston’s best and brightest will head to the Fairmont Copley Plaza on February 24 for the Ellie Fund’s 23rd Annual Red Carpet Gala, the city’s iconic celebration and exclusive viewing party of the 91st Annual Academy Awards®. Presented by WCVB Channel 5, Boston’s News and Community Leader and local ABC affiliate, the Gala invites local movie lovers and philanthropists to hit the Red Carpet in their black-tie finest.
Guests will join hosts Emily Riemer, Ben Simmoneau, Maria Stephanos and Ed Harding from WCVB Channel 5 on the Red Carpet for a star-studded evening celebrating film and philanthropy! Upon arrival, guests will enjoy a cocktail hour with live music and hosted bars. Gourmet Chef Stations will be hosted throughout the evening by BostonChefs.com with creations from the city’s best restaurants and chefs. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in live and silent auctions and will go home deluxe gift bags. The evening concludes with an exclusive live telecast of the Academy Awards® from Hollywood, creative dessert stations, live entertainment and dancing.