MG_Tile ImageMardi Gras 2017!
Tuesday, February 28

Join us on Fat Tuesday and celebrating our fun, creative community. Our annual Mardi Gras event is an evening full of delicious food and drink, live entertainment and a silent auction of one-of-a-kind experiences—all to support the incredible work of the New Haven Free Public Library.

This year’s event puts the spotlight on Stetson Library,  a cornerstone of the New Haven community.

TICKETS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE ONLINE. But you can still purchase tickets at the door!

Here’s what to expect at Mardi Gras:

+ tastings from some of the area’s most popular restaurants
+ signature cocktails from local bars and mixologists
+ silent auction featuring exclusive experiences and one-of-a-kind items
+ New Orleans-style parade featuring members of our creative community
+ special photo booth perfect for the modern bibliophiles
+ chance to rub elbows with New Haven’s cocktail crowd


Ives Gold Tickets – $500
2 tickets to the event
1/4 page ad in the program book
sponsor recognition at the event and on our website

Ives Patron Tickets – $250
2 tickets to the event
sponsor recognition at the event and on our website

Party of 4 Tickets (NEW! in 2017) – $300
Bring your friends! Special discount for 4 tickets to Mardi Gras

Single Tickets – $80

All tickets come with a Mardi Gras beaded necklace!

See photos from 2016 Mardi Gras 

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