Oscar night at Tucson's Fox Theatre

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Sunday was a big night in California, it was Oscar evening in L.A., but if there was one party to go to, it just might have been in Tucson at the Fox Theatre.

It was the only party actually sanctioned by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, also known as the group of people who vote on the Oscars.

The party had its own "red carpet" arrivals, celebrity fashion show, and a "pick the winner" contest.

"This year we're putting 20% of the funds raised towards children's programming at the Fox because everybody wants to see us do more of that; so, we're going to kind of spend some of that money specifically geared toward children," said Craig Sumberg.

The winner for best picture has yet to be named.