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Youth Advantage Mardi Gras is sold out!

Youth Advantage’s Mardi Gras benefit on Friday, February 28 is SOLD OUT and tickets will NOT be available for purchase at the door. 

Thank you to those who have purchased tickets.  We look forward to seeing you!

"Laissez les bons temps rouler!" 
Let the good times roll!


  • Friday, February 28, 2020  6:30 p.m.- midnight
  • 7 Vines Vineyard, 101 MN Hwy 96, Dellwood, MN 55110
  • Ticket Prices:
    • $75/person through Feb. 23 at
    • $85/person Feb. 24 at and at on-site registration, if available
  • This event is for individuals 21 years and older.
  • Typical Friday night attire. Wear your authentic Mardi Gras mask if you are inspired, as we are celebrating Mardi Gras!  

Fabulous food and drinks
Silent & Live Auctions
Live Music
Fun games
Prizes and surprises all evening!

Hungry yet? New Orleans Inspired Hearty Appetizers and Desserts Await You!


(Stay tuned until February when the list will be filled with unique and quality auction items!)

Inaugural Emcee and Honorary Board Member Lee Valsvik Returns to Emcee 2020's Event!

Colin Bracewell- Biography

Colin Bracewell has performed throughout the Twin Cities for the last three years. Performing both solo and with a full band, Colin has performed at events such as the Lowertown Blues Festival, Summer Tuesdays, Arts Quarter Festival and Prior Affair in St. Paul. He has also performed in several venues such as The Cabooze, The Ice House, The Whole Club, Minnesota Music Cafe, and several others. He has the ability to rock a house show but also bring enough pop to sway the bigger festival cultures. Colin has released two singles already "Little Secret" and "Fruit of Another You," and will be releasing an EP in February (material on Spotify, Apple Music, Etc). 

Colin Bracewell Performs at Mardi Gras

Youth Advantage supporters will find themselves familiar with Colin Bracewell as he and his bandmates have entertained Stairs of Stillwater participants since the event's inception. Colin Bracewell will perform an acoustic set during social hour then he will be joined by The C-Notes and finally the rest of his band! From blues to pop, the night will be full of familiar and upbeat songs for guests to dance the night away!


 ($1,500 gift)

PARTNER SPONSORS ($1,000 gift)