The Masquerade Mardi Gras Scholarship Fundraiser is set for Feb. 21 at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. | File photo
Updated: March 22, 2014 6:02AM
Here is a look at things to do.
Suggestions include the Masquerade Mardi Gras Scholarship Fundraiser at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago.
MASQUERADE MARDI GRAS SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER
This annual I Too Sing America Organization of NWI Inc.’s event includes disc jockey Donald Jammin-d Hall, dancing, live entertainment, vendors, a mask contest, Cajun cuisine and New Orleans-theme activities
Details: 6 p.m. Feb. 21 at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago’s Discovery Ballroom, 777 Ameristar Blvd.
Singing, dancing, spoken word, comedy, drawing, photography, etc.
Details: 6 p.m. mixer and 7 p.m. show on the third Friday of the month at the Grant Theatre, 3850 Grant St., Gary
Dara Jackson, (219) 222-4910
LEAP INTO THE ARTS
A South Shore Dance Alliance, Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra’s Youth Orchestra and Southlake Children’s Choir fundraiser gala
Details: 6:30-10 p.m. Feb. 21 at Halls of St. George, 905 Joliet St., Schererville
OPEN MIC NIGHT
Arise and 444 Grill present this free event, which is open to all ages
Details: 7-9 p.m. on the last Tuesday of the month at 444 Grill, 444 S. Lake St., Gary
(219) 939-0444 or firstname.lastname@example.org
‘LOOK WHAT’S UP’
Exhibiting artists include Ken Zaborski, a painter and sculptor from Chesterton; Rita Berg, a painter and sculptor from St. John; Kathy Los-Rathburn, a painter from Griffith; Michiko Boorman, a painter from Indianapolis; and Sally Hooker, a painter from Munster
Most work on display is for sale
Details: Through February at the Chesterton Art Center, 115 S. 4th St., with a closing reception from 2-4 p.m. Feb. 23
(219) 926-4711 or chestertonart.com