The Oscars come but once per year — and it's basically every Angeleno's civic duty to take advantage of the city-wide celebration (and cheap cocktails)! If you're bummed that you couldn't snag seats to the actual event, we've got news for you: The Dolby Theatre isn't the only dope spot in town to take in the big show. Whether you prefer something a bit more posh or a low-key lounge, Tinseltown knows every trick in the book — and then some.
So, while a quiet Sunday evening spent on the sofa sounds nothing short of splendid, here are five spots you should be hitting up instead. You can thank us later (preferably in front of The Academy!).