Rotary will celebrate Mardi Gras with Big Easy Feast


FORT WAYNE — The Rotary Club of Fort Wayne invites the community to celebrate Mardi Gras with food and support a community project by attending the Rotary Big Easy Feast March 5 at Parkview Field Lincoln Financial Event Center, 1301 Ewing St.

Ticket sales support the club’s signature project, the water jet fountains at Fort Wayne’s riverfront.

Attendees will have a selection of Mardi Gras cuisine from chicken and andouille gumbo to chipotle creole roasted potato hash to Grand Marnier crème brûlée. Guests will also enjoy beignets, vegetarian jambalaya and seafood chowder as well as music.

The fundraiser on March 5 offers lunch and dinner options. The lunch-time event takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The dinner event takes place 4-8 p.m. A cash bar will be available throughout the event. Tickets are $30.

To order tickets, contact a member of the Rotary Club of Fort Wayne or visit Walk-ins are welcome, but tickets are preferred.