16th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration

Levine Marketplace
February 28, 2017 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Contests, Cash Prizes, Live Jazz Band, Mardi Gras Beads & Novelties, King Cakes, New Orleans Specialties & Traditional Fare!

Levine Marketplace will close at 4:00PM Tuesday, February 28 in order to bring #MardiGrasNU, reopening at 7:00PM!

PLEASE NOTE: A special event menu will be served. Our regular options will not be available.

3 contests = 3 chances to win $100 on the spot!!

45 contestants will be randomly chosen from all student entries. (15 contestants per contest).

M&M Mania Contest
7:30 pm
There will be 15 contestants. Each contestant will have to transfer M&Ms one at a time from one bowl to another using only chopsticks, NO Hands. The first person to transfer the most M&Ms wins!

Pancake Stacking Contest
8:00 pm
There will be 15 contestants. When given the signal, the contestants rush to stack the pancakes as high as they can - using only a spatula! First build the tallest stack wins!

Cereal Eating Contest
8:30 pm
There will be 15 contestants. Contestants will be given ten bowls of cereal with milk. First person to clean their bowls wins!
*NOTE: students who are allergic to dairy or gluten should not participate in this contest.

Sign up by filling out our Feedback form

If chosen, you will be notified with contest details.

Get ready to have fun! #MardiGrasNU



New Orleans style Pulled Pork Sliders
Cheddar Jalapeño cornbread
Ragin’ Cajun Wings


Catfish Po’ Boy
Bánh mì
Cajun Spiced Potato Chips

Comfort Foods

Shrimp Étouffée
Red beans & rice


Buttermilk biscuit donuts
Bourbon glaze
Candied bacon crunch
Chocolate chipotle glaze
Mardi Gras Colored Sprinkles & Sugars


Crab cake sliders with spicy aioli
Vegan vegetable gumbo

Assorted Desserts

King Cakes
Mini Éclairs
Crème Puffs
Red Velvet Mini Cupcakes

PLEASE NOTE: On Tuesday, February 28th

  • Levine Marketplace will close at 4:00PM in order to bring #MardiGrasNU, reopening 7:00PM - 9:00PM (A special event menu will be served. Our regular options will not be available.)
  • Stetson West Eatery will remain open until 9:00PM (Stir fry will not be available as part of a revised menu to expedite service.)