In Paducah, Kentucky, on February 13th at 6 p.m., Mercy Health will host their annual Mardi Gras and All that Jazz celebration at the Carson Center. This event is a chance to celebrate Fat Tuesday in style with Cajun food and drinks from the area’s top restaurants, live music, and several entertainers to get partygoers dancing. Guests will also receive free masks and beads to add to the festive atmosphere.
The proceeds from this celebration will go towards improving and upgrading services at Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital. Over the years, the event has funded numerous improvements such as new pediatric rooms, an epilepsy monitoring unit, 3D breast cancer technology, and a pediatric intubation device for the hospital’s emergency room. In 2022 alone, the event raised more than $60,000. Since its inception in 2022, the event has raised over $1 million in total.
Individual tickets for the event are $150 at the door or can be purchased by calling 270-415-3759. For more information about the event or to purchase tickets online, visit Mercy Health’s Facebook page.