2013 Waterfront Film Festival Oscar Experience:
85th Academy Awards - Sunday Night February 24, 2013. Hosted by Seth MacFarlane, the first host in more than 40 years to announce today's nominations.
Waterfront Film Festival is hosting the ONLY official Oscar Party in West Michigan, sanctioned by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. One of only 49 sanctioned parties nationwide.
Party gets underway at 5:30 p.m. with red carpet arrivals, paparazzi and cocktail hour at the Goei Center near downtown Grand Rapids.
Multiple food stations, champagne, live music, silent and live auctions, and special guests, as well as live telecast of the awards at 8 p.m. on wall-size screens.
Party as a VIP Ticket holder and walk away with a swag bag and the same Academy Awards program and poster the celebrities receive in Hollywood.
• $65 Ticket = champagne greeting, food, 2 drink vouchers
• $125 VIP Ticket = champagne greeting, food, open bar, swag bag, Official Academy Awards poster and program, reserved seating
• $1,000 VIP Table = 10 VIP Tickets ($250 savings)
*Portion of each ticket purchase is eligible for a tax deduction as a donation to a charitable organization.
Live and Silent Auction with unique and exclusive items and packages.
Purchase tickets online at - www.waterfrontfilm.org or call (269) 857.8351
Waterfront Film Festival:
15th annual summertime festival, now held in South Haven, Mich., June 13-16, 2013.
Named "Top 5 Film Festivals" in Screen Actors Guild magazine
Opening night kicks off with a beach party and outdoor concert, beer tent and movie under the stars.
Screening best in independent films with 70 films screened over four days.
Waterfront Film Festival is a 501(c)3 non-profit
Film submissions accepted until February 15
Passes go on sale mid-February. Line up announced in May and schedule and film trailers can be found at that time at the festival website - www.waterfrontfilm.org