Wednesday, February 8, 2017

The St. Gregory Hotel Celebrates the 89th Academy Awards

Lounge at The St. Gregory Hotel

From our friends at the St. Gregory Hotel...

The St. Gregory Hotel Celebrates the 89th Academy Awards with a Hollywood Glamour Night on Sunday, February 26

Guests can walk the red carpet, to the accompaniment of camera flashes, and strike a pose in front of the “step-and-repeat” during this star-studded evening benefiting the Washington Film Institute (WFI) and Art Soiree

 On Sunday, February 26, The St. Gregory Hotel will be rolling out the red carpet for a night of glitz and Hollywood glamour to celebrate the 89th annual Academy Awards, which honors the best actors and films of 2016. Guests will be able to watch the awards ceremony on large projector screens in the hotel ballroom, while sipping Hollywood-inspired cocktails and enjoying passed hors d’oeuvres courtesy of Tredici Enoteca. This black-tie affair also includes a step-and-repeat, door prizes for “best dressed” and a live jazz band that will be preforming an eclectic mix of covers in the newly renovated Lobby Lounge. Additionally, the first 150 guests will receive a complimentary glass of Champagne upon arrival. Tickets are priced at $35 per person (if purchased before February 13), $45 per person (if purchased from February 13-22) and $55 at the door, and benefit the Washington Film Institute (WFI) and Art Soiree's local initiatives in support of arts and culture. 

Attendees are encouraged to stay the evening as all guests will receive 20% off a luxury suite and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi as part of the hotels Suite Sunday Savings Package:

WHEN: Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 7 PM.

WHERE: The St. Gregory Hotel is located at 2033 M Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20036. The hotel is located five blocks from the Dupont Circle Metro, accessible on the Red Line and five blocks from the Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro, accessible on the Orange, Silver and Blue Lines. For reservations or additional information, please call (202) 530-3600 or visit

PRICE: Tickets are priced at $35 per person (if purchased before Feb. 13), $45 per person (if purchased from Feb. 13-22) and $55 at the door.  Advanced tickets are available at:

The Washington Film Institute (WFI) was created to inspire audiences through film education and the cultivation of the cinematic arts. We do this by developing educational programs and programming film events throughout the year. Additional information can be found at:

Art Soiree is a Washington, DC based organization that is committed to curating, conceiving and realizing contemporary art exhibitions, festivals and art projects. Art Soiree was founded in 2009 by a dynamic duo of Sandro & Tati, and has since presented over 400 unique exhibitions and programs featuring over 500 contemporary artists, and bringing together close to 170,000 attendees. The company has also represented D.C. artists at a number of national and international art showcases such as Art Basel Miami 2012 and SXSW 2013. Additional details can be found at: