It’s Mardi Gras! Pick your best party costume and come to the 25th Annual Eat Dessert First Mardi Gras Night at Kaua‘i Marriott Resort Ballroom Tuesday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Numerous Kaua‘i chefs will showcase and offer scrumptious desserts. The Kaua‘i Marriott will provide an array of pupus.

Entertainment with a Dixieland band for dancing too. Mardi Gras masks are highly encouraged.

A silent auction and prize donation drawing will be available, and you must be present to win.

A portion of the proceeds benefit the Zonta Club of Kaua`i Foundation scholarship program for seniors at all Kauai high schools and for women re-entering the workforce at Kaua‘i Community College and other community donations.

Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.  

Zonta International envisions a world in which women’s rights are recognized as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential. In such a world, women have access to all resources and are represented in decision making positions on an equal basis with men.  In such a world, no woman lives in fear of violence.

Tickets are $40 at the door, or $35 in advance at select outlets, including: Vicky’s Fabrics in Kapa‘a: The Wine shop in Koloa; Déjà vu Surf at Kukui Grove Center; or online at http://www.zonta-kauai.org/eat-dessert-first.