15th Annual Oscar Night Boston Gala

You are Cordially Invited to Join Us February 27, 2011 as Hollywood Glamour Comes to Mandarin Oriental, Boston.

The Ellie Fund is honored to host the only Academy Awards party in Massachusetts officially sanctioned by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.

Thanks to Presenting Sponsor Subaru of New England, 100% of event proceeds will be used to help provide transportation, childcare, housekeeping, groceries and meals free of charge to hundreds of local breast cancer patients and family members this year.

The Gala is sold out but you can still catch the local flavor:

On Sunday, 2/27 we will be tweeting from the event at #Oscarboston
…and you can see us live on the Red Carpet on WCVB-TV5 starting at 6:15 p.m!

 Visit the online auction through March 11, by clicking here.

For beautiful photos from last year, click here.

Video from last year, thanks to pixelwire media:

 At this year’s Gala, guests will enjoy live jazz by Common Thread featuring Evan Goodrow, the Academy Awards Telecast live from Hollywood on oversized screens, Complimentary Bars, Lavish hors d’oeuvres, 14 Gourmet Chef Stations and Decadent Desserts thanks to our generous Sponsors:

Mandarin Oriental, Boston 776 Boylston Street

Red Carpet Arrivals
& Agenda

  • 6:00 p.m. Exclusive Pre-Party for VIP Ticket Holders Hosted by WCVB-TV5’s Bianca de la Garza & JC Monahan
  • 7:00 p.m. General Admission
  • 7:30 p.m. Exclusive Live Auction & More Hosted by WCVB-TV5’s Susan Wornick & David Brown

“Best of the Best” Auctions

We have three great auctions this year – exciting live and silent auctions at the event, and an extensive online auction – featuring Celebrity Autographed Memorabilia, Pampering Getaways, packages from Boston’s finest restaurants, spas, artists, sporting and theatre events, plus lots of fun surprises. The online auction IS NOW OPEN through March 11. Click here to get in on all the excitement!
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The Live Auction features a fabulous Charles David Salon & Spa pampering package, an exclusive Celtics package, Patriots tailgating package and deluxe trips to Bermuda and Las Vegas!

The online auction IS NOW OPEN!  Click here to check out the more than 75 awesome packages, unique experiences and treats.

JUST ADDED: 2 VIP Tickets to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” with Three Night Stay at the LA Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and Universal Studios tickets

Special Thanks to all of our generous Auction Donors!






Due to an overwhelming response, the event is now completely sold out. Thank you very much to the guests who purchased tickets, sponsored groups, and will be joining us as sponsors.

If you’d like to be included in next year’s invitation list, please email hillary@elliefund.org.


The Muze Clothing Ticket Contest is now closed (details here)

Look Like a Star

Treat yourself to the Redken Red Carpet Salon hosted by the award-winning Charles David Salon & Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Boston on 2/27, 12-4 pm.

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To make your reservation for services listed below, please call Charles David Salon & Spa at (781) 982-1224 as soon as possible as spots fill up quickly. We look forward to treating you to glamourous styling, champagne, chocolate truffles and gift bag (plus 100% is donated to the Ellie Fund!). Donations will be collected at the door on 2/27. Reservations must be made in advance.

Deluxe Pampering: Hair Styling, Makeup Application & Lash Extensions = $75
Individual Services: Hair = $60 , Makeup = $25, Lashes = $15


Arrive Like a Star

You’ve got the tickets, now let Weldon Executive Coach help you arrive in style. Call 617.928.1888 and mention the Ellie Fund’s Oscar Night Boston Gala to receive a 20% discount on your transportation.

Sleep Like a Star

Mandarin Oriental, Boston offers event guests beautiful overnight rooms on February 27 special rates (while available).  To reserve, call Mandarin Oriental, Boston at 617.535.8880 and mention the Ellie Fund’s Oscar Night Boston Gala. (Rooms are limited.)


Pose Like a Star

Have your photo taken with Academy Award Winner Chris Cooper’s official Oscar statuette when you make a $15 donation at the event thanks to Polite in Public.



Special Thanks to our Title Sponsor

And all of our Stars:



 Please note: event tickets are limited and only available in advance. All guests must be 21+, in black-tie attire. The event will take place regardless of weather conditions.

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