Dying to get dressed up on Oscar night, but have no place to go? Kill two birds with one stone and throw on a cocktail dress* for a good cause.
On the evening of the Oscar's telecast, Sunday, Feb. 24, 15-year-strong nonprofit Girls Write Now—which pairs at-risk teenage girls with female mentors who are professional writers—will host their annual Oscar Night Benefit at PJ Hanley's in Carroll Gardens.
- Tickets are $25 (purchased in advance) Cost includes a drink, light snacks, and a view of the Academy Awards broadcast on multiple TVs around the bar.
- Play the Oscars pool Think you can predict this year's winners? Put your money where your mouth is and you just might make it back.
- Or, buy a raffle ticket Local merchants including Buttermilk Channel, Momofuku Milk Bar, Area Yoga and Nunu Chocolates have all donated prizes for lucky winners to walk away with!
*Formar wear not required. But, why not?!