Tickets available for Austin’s House Cowboy Mardi Gras fundraiser Feb. 26 in Minden | NevadaAppeal.com

Tickets available for Austin’s House Cowboy Mardi Gras fundraiser Feb. 26 in Minden

Dana Whaley, left, of Carson City Toyota Scion, presents a $2,500 donation to Terry Palmitier of Austin’s House to sponsor the Cowboy Mardi Gras fundraiser on Feb. 26 at Carson Valley Inn in Minden.
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Austin’s House is hosting an evening of food, music, dancing, raffles and a silent auction at its 8th Annual Cowboy Mardi Gras fundraiser from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26 at the Carson Valley Inn.

Carson City Toyota Scion donated $2,500; Carson Valley Medical Center donated $1,500; and Frontier Communications donated $1,000 to sponsor this year’s fundraiser.

Tickets cost $60 each. Tables of 10 are available for $600. Less than 20 tickets are still available. Call Austin’s House at 775-267-6711 to order tickets. Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

The event offers a grand prize drawing for a Disneyland vacation package valued at $1,400. The package includes four Disneyland Resort Park Hopper tickets worth $150 each to visit both Disneyland Park and the Disney California Adventure Park, plus two round-trip tickets on Southwest Airlines to any city it services valued at $800. You need not be present at the fundraiser to win the grand prize, whose tickets are available for $20 each from Austin’s House or any member of its Board of Directors.