2012 Sundance Film Festival: All the Hotspots!
Looking to hit up all the hot spots at this month's Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah? Let Us Weekly be your guide. The 10-day event, which draws in A-list stars like Rashida Jones, Amanda Seyfried and Christina Hendricks, kicks off January 19 and runs until January 29.
-- Top Chef and Iron Chef winners will serve celebs like Victoria Justice and Hendricks at the annual Chefdance. Post-dinner, celebs will head to Park City Live for late night performances and special guests.
-- Tommy Lee, Deadmau5 and LMFAO will rock out Park City Live formerly Harry O's at the SORELsuite designed by Dwell Magazine and VEVO Powerstation where stars can create and publish custom music video and single track playlists.
-- The Moroccanoil Supper Suite at Montage Deer Valley is a new refuge from the cold guests like Liv Tyler and Rebecca Hall, who will be served delectable dishes by both Top Chef alum Marcel Vigneron and the outstanding chef at The Montage.
-- Village at the Lift is the epicenter of all things lounge at Sundance. During the day, celebs like Seyfried, Jones and Andy Samberg will stop by. At night, it becomes the popular New York City nightclub TAO, which takes over for four days and will also host the T-Mobile/Google Music Concert Series at TAO.
-- Another NYC hotspot is coming to Sundance this year: Gansevoort, which will host a premiere party for Lay the Favorite, where stars like Bruce Willis, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Vince Vaughn are expected to sample cuisine provided by celebrated restaurants STK and Asellina. After-parties will feature an open bar hosted by Heineken and Voli Spirits.
-- Bing Bar will return to the Sundance Film Festival for the third year with a full roster of top tier events at the historic former Claim Jumper Hotel on Main St. in Park City. The three-floor venue will host exclusive film premiere after-parties for films like Excision (featuring AnnaLynne McCord), The Bing Speaker Series, SPIN Sessions with music by artists such as Drake. The rapper is performing a special late night show on Saturday night with guest host Aziz Ansari.
-- Those looking for a touch-up and gaming can stop by the Nintendo 3DS Suite where they can enjoy a cocktail, food and get their makeup touched up by Stila. Oakley's Learn to Ride will offer celebrities hour-long snowboarding sessions and some gear to boot.
-- This year, Gen Art will host the first ever Bertolli Meal Soup Chalet and its annual "7 Fresh Faces in Film" celebration. Guests such as Lizzy Caplan and Paris and Nicky Hilton will sip on Ultimat Vodka and check out the latest from Solstice sunglasses all to benefit Feeding America.
-- On Sunday, Paige Management will invite celebrities, entertainment industry execs and members to watch the AFC and NFC football games at the swanky Sky Blue space at the Sky Lodge Hotel while enjoying gourmet snacks and cocktails. Celebrity guests will be able to shoot a PSA of support onsite for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. As an added bonus, DJ Jesse Marco will spinning in between both football games.
-- Hollywood hot spot Hyde will make a three night only cameo (Friday through Sunday) in Park City. Expect a lot of celebs to head there for some after hours fun.
-- A hard ticket will be The Skullcandy Compound being set up at a private residence in Park City. There, the popular earphone brand will host intimate performances by ?uestlove, LMFAO, The Crystal Method and Talib Kweli.
-- LIVEstyle Entertainment, AXE & Arizona Tea will take over Park City's Blue Iguana and set up a grooming lounge as well as a major draw, The Supper Club. Here The Creative Coalition, along with supporters Kate Bosworth and William H. Macy, will enjoy a tasty bites by celebrity chef Todd English and chef Chris Lee.
-- The GREY GOOSE 'Blue Door' will host events for some of the festival's most buzzed about films including Simon Killer, Red Lights (Sigourney Weaver, Robert De Niro, Elizabeth Olsen), Celeste and Jesse Forever (Rashida Jones – screenwriting and acting, Emma Roberts and Elijah Wood), Robot and Frank (Susan Sarandon, James Marsden and Liv Tyler), Arbitrage (Richard Gere, Sarandon and Tim Roth) and For a Good Time, Call (Seth Rogan and Mimi Rogers).