2015 OSCAR Viewing Party Press Release




Red Carpet Coverage Begins at 3:30 p.m., Oscars Telecast Begins at 5:30 p.m. PST


LAS VEGAS (Jan. 26, 2015) – For the sixth year, Variety The Children’s Charity will host the best Oscar Viewing party in town, “Variety Salutes Hollywood” on Sunday, Feb. 22 with a Red Carpet and pre-Oscar coverage starting at 3:30 p.m. on the big screen at Brenden Theaters at The Palms. All proceeds will benefit Variety The Children’s Charity as they partner with the city of Las Vegas to make the Jaycee Community Park at Eastern and St. Louis universally accessible to all children in the Las Vegas valley.


Co-hosted by ABC News Anchor Jessica Janner and 98.5 KLUC-FM’s Chet Buchanan of “Chet Buchanan & The Morning Zoo,” the 87th Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements will be presented that night. The general public is invited to watch the Oscars and rub elbows with local celebrities all to benefit Variety The Children’s Charity of Southern Nevada. Celebrities have included Master Magician Lance Burton, Comedy Magician Mac King, James Davis, Mark Savard, Robin Leach, The Jersey Boys, Zowie Bowie, The Fantasy Girls and more.


You can walk the “Red Carpet” with local celebrities at 3:30 p.m., the Oscar Red Carpet telecast commencing at 4 p.m. with the awards show coverage starting at 5:30 p.m. PST. Awards Day festivities will take place at the award-winning Brenden Theatres & IMAX (Brendan Theaters, Palms Casino Resort, 4321 West Flamingo Road Las Vegas, NV 89103), a state-of-the-art cinema complex located inside the Palms Casino Resort. Tickets are $25 and include $25 in theater concessions. VIP tickets will be $250 per person and include a special one-night-only menu created by Alizé at the Top of Palms Casino Resort. Executive Chef Mark Purdy and his team will create Oscar-themed dishes.


Tickets can be purchased at www.onalv.org.



Variety, The Children’s Charity of Southern Nevada, (a 501 (c) 3 organization) serves special needs children in the Las Vegas Valley and has donated in excess of $7 million worth of goods, services and money affecting more than 20,000 children affiliated with dozens of local agencies. Follow on Twitter: @VarietyLV.



Named after the gentle trade winds that sweep the French Caribbean Islands, Alizé at the Palms Casino Resort features world-class cuisine, service and wine list, boasting the most dramatic view of the famous Las Vegas Strip. Chef and Proprietor André Rochat of the respected and award winning Andre’s Restaurant, opened Alizé – the crown jewel of his culinary empire in 2001 on the top floor of Palms Casino Resort’s Ivory Tower. Alizé quickly became the talk of the town and has gained notoriety and accolades being named by Condé Nast Traveler as one of the top new restaurants in the world. Located inside Palms Casino Resort at 4321 W. Flamingo Road, Alizé is open daily from 5:30 p.m. For more information or to make reservations, go to www.Alizelv.com, call (702) 951-7000 or find on Facebook or Twitter (@alizelv).

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OSCAR Viewing Party Feb 22 2015

Buy Tickets for OSCAR Viewing Party Feb 22nd 2015



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Tommy’s Ride Oct 12th 2014

Tommy’s Ride – Poker Run – Sunday Oct 14th … Please come and support Variety so we can raise another another Bike for a child.

Not a biker: Come to Vamp’d Rock Bar & Grill at 3pm for prizes, raffles and listen to Tommy Urbanski’s band.

Azure is who we raised the bike for last year!

Azure - Bike Donation Special Bike Donation

Tommy's Ride 2014

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Volunteer in Las Vegas

You can donate your time at our many functions throughout the year. Here are some of the functions you can donate your time to: (see our Events section for upcoming events) .. Contact Us today to find out how you can help!

  • Oscar Viewing Party Night – http://onalv.org/
  • Tommy Rockers
  • Tommy’s Ride
  • Christmas Santa
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OSCAR Viewing Party – Morning Blend

Variety on Morning Blend .. Watch Video and get your tickets at http://onalv.org

Variety Salutes Hollywood - OSCAR Viewing Party - Support Local Kids

Variety Salutes Hollywood – OSCAR Viewing Party

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OSCAR Viewing Party – Channel 13 News

Variety on Channel 13 News .. Watch Video and get your tickets at http://onalv.org

Variety Salutes Hollywood - OSCAR Viewing Party

Variety Salutes Hollywood – OSCAR Viewing Party

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Adaptive Bike Presentation

Variety The Children’s Charity was proud to donate an Adaptive Bike
to Azure Irvine & Family on Friday 31st January 2014
at Brenden Theaters.

Variety Donation Adaptive Bike

Azure Irvine & Family, Lance Burton, Tommy Urbanski with Lauri Thompson – Variety Board Member.

Thanks to Lance Burton for presenting and Tommy Urbanski for as assisting with fund raising back with Tommy’s Ride.


Irvine & Father


Lance Burton & Irvine Family



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OSCAR Viewing Party Sunday 2nd March

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Oscar Viewing Party – Tickets Available

Oscar Viewing Party for Sunday 2nd March has officially launched … tickets can now be purchased at http://onalv.org

Brenden Theaters at the Palms Casino | Walk the Red Carpet from 4pm | Tickets $50 each

Watch the Oscar’s on the Big screen!

Experience a night of the excitement and glamour of Hollywood in The City of Entertainment on March 2nd, 2014, at the Oscar’s Viewing Party – Variety’s Fifth Annual Salute to Hollywood.

Visit http://onalv.org for all the details


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Christmas Bash Dec 2013

Variety – The Children’s Charity of Southern Nevada always does a christmas bash entertainment from Lance Burton and friends for Variety School, Variety Early Learning & John F Miller School. See how much fun the kids are having:

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