Mardi gras beads shine in the traditional purple and gold colors representative of the celebratory event.
Saturday, March 7 at 6 p.m. — RUTLAND — The Rutland County Parent-Child Center holds a Mardi Gras fundraiser evening on Saturday, March 7 at 6 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus in Rutland. The evening includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres (including cash bar) at 6 p.m.; dinner buffet at 7 p.m.; plus silent and live auction plus dancing at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $75 per person; $125 per couple; or $500 per table. Experience a wonderful evening filled with laughter, music and fun as you savor New Orleans cuisine. Enerjazz will provide lively music for your dancing pleasure. The Mardi Gras menu, catered by Three Tomatoes, includes muffaletta crustinis, Cajun chicken and creole sauce in filo, crab cakes with remoulade, salad, and much more. For info or tickets, call 802-775-9711.