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Where To Watch The Oscars In New York City

FILE -This film image released by The Weinstein Company shows Jennifer Lawrence, left, and Bradley Cooper in "Silver Linings
FILE -This film image released by The Weinstein Company shows Jennifer Lawrence, left, and Bradley Cooper in "Silver Linings Playbook." Lawrence is nominated for an Academy Award for best actress for “Silver Linings Playbook." The 85th Academy Awards are held in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 24. (AP Photo/The Weinstein Company, JoJo Whilden, File)

NEW YORK — For many people in this city, the real Super Bowl hasn’t happened yet. It’s about to go down this Sunday night at the 85th Annual Academy Awards, with the broadcast set to start at 8:30 p.m. on ABC, and red carpet pre-show starting at 4:30 p.m.

Given that the ceremony is considered one of the biggest entertainment events of the year, it’s only fitting that bars and restaurants in the five boroughs are honoring the occasion in styles as diverse as the nine Best Picture nominees.
Here's a look at some of the top Oscar parties in the city:

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