It may not be New Orleans but Utah State University is having a Mardi Gras this Saturday from 8 p.m. until Sunday 1 a.m. This will be a chance to come out and party. USU does their best to make this seem like Bourbon Steet in Louisiana. Last year the university spent close to $25,000 on Mardi Gras festivities.The Mardi Gras will be hosted at the Taggart Student Center and the Nelson Fieldhouse. Admission is $5. You can purchase a ticket at the TSC card office. The event will be a time to come out and enjoy dancing, a full casino, plus other things you would do at a party.If you are not a student you can also attend. You just have to bring ID to prove your age and pay a $10 fee to attend the event.Every year this event seems to become more popular. The university hopes the numbers will continue to increase this year. It is estimated or hopeful that 3,500 people will be able to attend this year.
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