Mardi Gras is just around the corner and all 4-H Clubs should be gearing up because "Wild West" is this year's Mardi Gras Theme. Held on the third Saturday of November from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Mardi Gras is not only a fantastically fun social occasion, it is also our annual fund raising event for the Weld County 4-H Foundation! Clubs will plan, decorate and run a carnival type booth with a "Wild West" theme. There are lots of activities for kids from 1 to 101! The evening ends with a family friendly dance held in the 4-H Building from 9:30 p.m. to midnight.
There are a million ways to get involved with Mardi Gras, sell pre-sell drawing tickets, Buy pre-sell drawing tickets, provide baked goods, volunteer to work a booth, compete in one of the fun contests, help construct booths, help your club leader plan, setup and decorate your booth!
Don't miss out on this family favorite event, get your calendar marked for November 20th, at the Exhibition Hall, Island Grove Park. For more information about Mardi Gras, please contact Teresa.
Thank You, Thank You, Thank YOU! For all of your help with this, we have some great auction items and Clubs did awesome with their basic challenge. We need you to help get the auction out on your social media sites and to all of your family and friends. ALL BIDDING will be online, so be sure to get signed up for an account. Items will be ON DISPLAY during Mardi Gras, but no bidding will be done EXCEPT ONLINE. Bidding will close on SATURDAY NOVEMBER 20, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. Winning bids can be picked up at Mardi Gras by showing your winning bid/receipt from the auction company, or you can come to the office beginning Monday, November 22, 2021 to pickup your items. All items must be picked up by Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. unless other arrangements have been made.