What time does the 2017 Academy Awards start? Find out everything you need to know on PEOPLE

By Mike Miller
February 23, 2017 03:30 PM
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Get the champagne on ice — Hollywood’s biggest night is just around the corner.

The 89th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will air live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood & Highland Center on Sunday, Feb. 26, with a 7 p.m. ET pre-show and 8:30 p.m. ceremony.

The awards will honor the year’s best achievements in motion pictures, across 24 categories.

Check out PEOPLE’s complete Oscars coverage on Feb. 26 — including our PEOPLE & EW Red Carpet Live show on PEOPLE.com before the awards — as well as all the winners, must-see moments and biggest parties. You can also follow us on Twitter @people.

The official Academy Awards page can also be found on Facebook and on Twitter @TheAcademy.

See all the Oscar nominees and get your own ballot here!