ITHACA, N.Y. — Watch the Oscars on a big screen this year at Cinemapolis as they host their “and the winner is” fundraising gala.

The event will begin at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26 until the best picture is announced.

Oscar nominations for best picture this year include “Arrival,” “Fences,” “Hacksaw Ridge,” “Hell or High Water,” “Hidden Figures,” “La La Land,” “Lion,” “Manchester by the Sea” and “Moonlight.”

There will be food and drinks, raffles, silent auctions and a “guess the winners” contest.

Advance Tickets: 1 for $45 – 2 for $80
Member Admission: 1 for $40 – 2 for $70
Day of Event: 1 for $50 – 2 for $90

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