Elton and David Furnish will host the EJAF's 26th annual Academy Awards Viewing Party on Sunday, March 4.
This will be held at West Hollywood Park in Los Angeles. BVLGARI is the gala event's generous Presenting Sponsor.
This year, through the support of the Elton John AIDS Foundation's friends at BBVA Compass, the Roca Brothers of the Michelin three-star restaurant El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain, will design and prepare a sumptuous dinner for party guests to enjoy while watching a live telecast of the 90th Academy Awards. El Celler de Can Roca has been among the top three restaurants on the influential World's 50 Best Restaurants list from Restaurant magazine the past three years, claiming the top spot in 2015.
Alexander Gilkes of Paddle8 will return to conduct the evening's highly anticipated live auction. Illusionist David Jarre will make a special appearance, and the event concludes with dancing until dawn with DJ Johnny Dynell.
The foundation is excited to announce that one of 2017's newest breakout bands Greta Van Fleet will be the evening's special guest performers.Identified by Rolling Stone as one of their "10 New Artists You Need to Know," Greta Van Fleet has seen all 42 headline dates for their first American tour sell out in advance.