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Cordillera presents: An Evening before the Oscars
Cordillera presents: An Evening before the Oscars
Mar 11, 2023, 6:00 PM
Grand Sierra Resort - Reno Ballroom

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

Join the Cordillera Int'l Film Festival family for an evening of food, folks, film, fun...and a healthy dose of competition :)


We'll have a hosted bar, light hors d'oeuvres, costume contest awards and raffle prizes!


Dust off your Christmas Spirit and toss on the most hideous Christmas-Meets-Fabulous Sweater you can find! Don’t have one? No worries! Just get creative – we don’t care if you’re dressed as the Leg Lamp from Christmas Story, or if you just hot glued glitter & pine cones onto your favorite sweatpants from college…all is welcome.



Tickets are pay what you can, with a suggested donation of $20. However - if you can't make a donation - please still come, we'll love you either way! Donations can be made at the door, or online at:

SPECIAL VIP OPTION - $40.00 In addition to entrance to the party, VIP guests will be treated to a special wine tasting in an Arlington Towers Penthouse. It includes a special selection of world class wines and an optional brief presentation on the Secret to Tasting wine.



Begins at 7:30 p.m.

We’ll have prizes for the following categories:

1. Best Ugly Xmas Sweater – Store Bought, Storage Found & Strangely Spirited

2. Best Ugly Xmas Sweater – Hot Glued, Homemade & Hideous

3. Best Dressed Duo – Best Matching or Best Theme. Ex: Previous Winners dressed as a Missile and a Toe.

4. Most Original Overall Christmas Ensemble

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Tickets Here:

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