PHOENIX CELEBRATES HOLLYWOOD AT THE
19th Annual OSCAR EXPERIENCE: PHOENIX GALA
Premier Event on February 24, 2013 Benefits the Arthritis Foundation in Arizona
The excitement and glamour of Hollywood are coming to Phoenix on Oscar Sunday. Experience the red carpet reception and gala awards dinner at the 85thAcademy Awards® at Oscar Experience: Phoenix official viewing party on Sunday, February 24, 2013, at Camelback Inn. All money raised benefits the Arthritis Foundation in Arizona.
Guests will feel like stars as they walk the red carpet lined by paparazzi, visit the Rolf’s Salon style lounge, and enjoy Global Fashion Show and live entertainment. Oscar revelers will receive the same official program distributed to guests at the Oscar® presentation at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. They then will experience the Academy Awards telecast live presented by Media Partner, ABC15, the Phoenix affiliate of the ABC Television Network which broadcasts the Academy Awards presentation.
“Oscar® Awards are all about achievement, individual and group. I believe the same is due to the efforts of the Arthritis Foundation. Changes and developments over the past couple of decades, with regards to inflammatory arthritis, have been nothing short of spectacular. We should be tremendously encouraged by the latest developments in treating arthritis and share in the joy of achievement with our Oscar recipients generates excitement all over the world,” said Anthony Hedley, MD and 2013 Oscar Experience: Phoenix Honorary Medical Chair.
Arizona Arthritis Foundation Board Chair said, “As a pediatric rheumatologist, I witness the struggles that children affected with arthritis and their families deal with every day. Oscar Experience: Phoenix is a wonderful evening full of Glitz, Glam, and lots of Giving that will help the Foundation continue to strive to make arthritis unacceptable and eventually find a cure.”
Tickets for Oscar Experience: Phoenix are available at www.Arthritis.org/Arizona or by calling the Arthritis Foundation’s Arizona office at 602-212-9903.
About the Arthritis Foundation
Striking 50 million adults and 300,000 children, arthritis is the nation’s leading cause of disability. The Arthritis Foundation (www.arthritis.org) is committed to raising awareness and reducing the unacceptable impact of this serious and painful disease, which can severely damage joints and rob people of living life to its fullest. The Foundation funds life-changing research that has restored mobility in patients for more than six decades; fights for health care policies that improve the lives of the millions who live with arthritis; and partners with families to provide empowering programs and information.