Oscar Events in Chicago


330 N. State St | Chicago, IL 60610 | 312. 644.0300 | www.10pinchicago.com

Oscar’s Bowling and Viewing Party at 10pin

Sunday, March 7

No cover, $8 cocktails

Chicagoans are invited to join 10pin Bowling Lounge for an Academy Awards viewing party with signature themed cocktails for $8 each.  Signature cocktail list below.  Guests can catch all the Oscar action on 10pin’s 128-foot, high-definition video wall supported by a nightclub quality audio system.

Guests who bowl a strike will have an opportunity to win an Oscar flick by knocking down the special Oscar pin.  If the Oscar pin is positioned in the headpin spot and a strike is thrown, the bowler will win an Oscar movie from the past or present on DVD.


Avatar: Van Gogh Black Cherry, Blue Curacao, Pineapple, Sprite

The Blind Side: Cuervo Gold, Triple Sec, Sour Mix, Salt Rim, Lime Garnish

District 9: Bacardi O, Orange Juice, Red Bull

The Hurt Locker: Beefeater Gin, Dry Vermouth, Olive Juice

HOURS: 7:00 PM – 1:00 AM


Holiday Inn Mart Plaza | 15th Floor | 350 W. Mart Center Drive | Chicago, IL 60654 | 312.836.5000 |  www.cityscapebar.com

Specialty Martinis at Cityscape

Sunday, March 7

$5 martinis

Cityscape Bar will offer specialty $5 martinis in celebration of the Academy Awards.  Cocktails listed below.

The Red Carpet Martini – Patron Silver Tequila, Patron Citronge Liqueur, Cranberry Juice, Lime Juice, Sugar Rim with Lime Wedge Garnish

The Envelope Please Martini – Grey Goose Vodka, Patron Citronge Liqueur, Apple Juice, Lime Juice, Splash of Cranberry, Garnish with an Apple Wedge

HOURS: 7:00 PM – 1:00 AM


18 E. Bellevue Place | Chicago, IL 60611| 312.642.3400 | www.luxbar.com

LUXBAR Oscar Party to Benefit JDRF

Sunday, March 7

$65 per person

LUXBAR and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) will bring Hollywood to Chicago for a special JDRF Academy Awards Party on Sunday, March 7 at 6:00 PM.  LUXBAR will roll out the red carpet for Chicago A-listers, including Ginger Zee, to celebrate the Oscars in style.  The evening will be full of cinema and celebs while guests watch the awards on Luxbar’s seventeen flatscreen high definition televisions.
Partygoers will be able to bid on upscale items in the silent auction (benefitting JDRF), while enjoying dinner-by-the-bite and sipping on Goose Island beers, Belvedere Vodka cocktails, and samples from the Glenmorangie Scotch and 10 Cane Rum Mojito Stations.
Menu items by Executive Chef Mike Burkauskas will include Burger Sliders, Filet Sliders, Fried Chicken Sliders, Tuna Tartare on Crispy Wontons, Chicken Empanadas, Quesadillas, and Mini Crab Cakes along with Vegetable Platters, Hummus & Pita and Fruit & Cheese.

HOURS: 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM or Last Award


58 E Ontario St | Chicago, IL 60611 | 312.440.1717 | www.taiyochicago.com


Located above Sushi Taiyo at 58 E Ontario | Chicago IL, 60611| 312-202-0808 | http://taiyochicago.com

Special Oscar Menu at Sushi Taiyo and Izakaya Hapa

Sunday, March 7

$10 – $11

Sushi Taiyo and Izakaya Hapa Bar and Lounge will offer festive specials in celebration of the 2010 Academy Awards Ceremony on Sunday, March 7.  Guests can enjoy themed sushi rolls and specialty martinis including the Red Carpet Roll, Up in the Air Maki, Avatar Lemonade and the Oscar-tini.  The show will air on 42 inch HDTVs up in Izakaya Hapa.

Academy Award Specials:

Oscar-tini, $11

Absolut Mandarin, Sparkling Sake, Mandarin Oranges

Avatar Lemonade, $10

Absolut Citron, Fresh Raspberries, Lemonade, Blue Curacao, Sparkling Sake

Red Carpet Roll, $10

Namasake, avocado and spicy mayo topped with marinated tuna

Up in the Air Maki Roll, $10

Ebi and tempura banana, topped with a special ume sauce sprinkled with wasabi tobiko

HOURS:  7:00 PM- 10:00 PM


150 W. Roosevelt Road | Chicago, IL 60605 | 312-564-2104| www.showplaceicon.com

Oscar Viewing Party at The Lobby Lounge

Sunday, March 7

Guests are invited to catch all of the star studded action as the Academy Awards ceremony broadcast premieres on Sunday, March 7 at 7:00 PM at The Lobby Lounge located in the ShowPlace Icon Theatre.  Movie lovers can view the awards show on five 50 inch HD TVs located throughout the lounge while indulging in an exclusive “Oscar Crab Pizza” for $15.

HOURS:  7:00 PM – 11:00 PM


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