Sunday, March 10 @ 5:30pm

Join us in celebrating the year's best films at our annual Hollywood Awards Party. Enjoy the biggest night in Hollywood up on the big screen with food, fun, and friends.

Dinner in Ambler. We are partnering with local Ambler restaurants to provide special dinner options before the party.

Reserved Seating. All three auditoriums are equipped with reserved seating, so that when you get your tickets, you will know exactly where you will be sitting and not have to rush.

Red Carpet Reception. Join us before the awards for drinks and light dessert.

Photo Booth. Strike a pose at our old-fashioned photo booth.

Endless Popcorn and Drinks. We would never forget to serve up everyone's favorite movie snack, the famous Ambler Theater popcorn.

Pick the Winners Challenge.

Fill out your ballot and select who you think will take home the Oscars. If you get a better score than our Executive Director Chris Collier, you get a free pass! Top three winners get special prizes.

Fill out a ballot

Raffle prizes.

Enter to win one of our five incredible prizes! The drawing will take place and winners will be announced during the party.

  • Movie Fan Package An Angel membership to the Ambler Theater (Free tickets for a year! For 2!) PLUS a Director-level Membership to the Philadelphia Film Society and Film Festival.
  • Basket of Cheer A cornucopia of beer, wine, and liquor.
  • Ambler Wine & Dine Basket
  • Private Screening A private rental for up to 40 people at the theater. (Date and time limitations apply.)
  • The Maestro Package Celebrate Bradley Cooper's nomination with the ultimate package of local Maestro merch - A prop replica Berstein baton made by Ambler local Mark Horowitz, two ticket to the Philadelphia Orchestra, a signed copy of Beethoven in Bejing about the Philadelphia Orchestra.

Not joining us on awards night? Not a problem, our annual raffle is open to everyone and you need not be present to win. Tickets are available at the Theater. $5 each; 5 for $20; 30 for $100. Need not be present to win!

Pre-party food & drink specials.

Visit any of these Ambler restaurants/businesses for special deals before coming to the theater.

From the Boot - Prix Fixe menu.

More deals to come.


The Academy Awards are starting an hour earlier this year. Please note the change and earlier start time.

Red Carpet Reception (5:30 - 7:00). Join us before the ceremony for a Red Carpet Reception. Walk the Red Carpet and be welcomed with a champagne toast. Join us for mingling, conversation, a wine and beer bar featuring local brews, and light dessert and small savory bites from a handful of local Ambler businesses.

Awards Presentation (7:00 - 11:00). The Main Event! We will be broadcasting the 96th Academy Awards on all three screens in crisp, beautiful HD. Play along in your seats with our interactive You-Pick-The-Winners poll. Raffle prizes will be announced during the commercial breaks, bringing the excitement of winning to Ambler.


A very big thank you to all of this year's sponsors.

Lead Sponsor

Official Sponsors

Rosemary and Jim Garrity
Ken Roos and Beth Hutter

Contributing Sponsors
Tom and Nancy Deininger
Wynn & Anne Silvers Lee

Reception Sponsors Geronimo’s Peruvian Cuisine
Gina’s Amazing Cupcakes
Gypsy Blu
Saffron Indian Kitchen

Be a sponsor.

Support the nonprofit Ambler Theater and the Hollywood Awards Party with a sponsorship package. All sponsors will receive:

  • Proportional Awards Night sponsorship signage/recognition throughout the theater.
  • Listing on Awards Party webpage and materials.
  • Acknowledgement during night of commercial break announcements.
  • One Month on-screen Thank You acknowledgment following the event.

Please fill out the PDF below and send to

Sponsor PDF