Red carpet party held in Connecticut

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (WTNH) — The Dolby Theater may be thousands of miles away, but we have our own red carpet here in Connecticut on Sunday night at the Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook.

The Kate is getting ready for its annual Oscar party.

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Guests will come in all dressed up and there’s a red carpet where you can have your picture taken.

Upstairs, there’s food and drinks as well as a massive screen where everyone will watch the Academy Awards.

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The venue is named after actress Katherine Hepburn. She was from Connecticut and was nominated 12 times for an Oscar, winning four of them.

Watch the video above to learn more.

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