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When are the Oscars? They're on Sunday, March 2.
What time do the Oscars start? Officially, 7 p.m. EST. Red carpet coverage varies by network, but most of the good stuff will happen between after arrivals begin at 5 p.m. EST. If you're super hard–core, E! begins its countdown to the red carpet at 1:30 p.m. EST.
What channel are the Oscars on? ABC.