16th Annual Delaware Tech Mardi Gras, Saturday, March 7, 2020

An Evening of Mardi Gras

SAVE THE DATE - Saturday, March 7, 2020, 7pm-11pm

300 North Orange Street, Wilmington

An Evening of Mardi Gras is the Stanton and Wilmington Campuses’ largest fundraiser to support student scholarships. Guests will be treated to exceptional New Orleans-style music, entertainment and food as well as music from the Blind Date Band, wine and beer glass painting, tarot card readings, a comedy show and dancing! Over the past 14 years, the event has raised more than $1.4 million, which is used to help students in need pay for tuition, books, and other essentials while attending Delaware Tech.

Learn more about An Evening of Mardi Gras

Become a sponsor Corporate and individual sponsorship opportunities range from $300-$15,000.
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Special Features

This year’s event will feature several enhancements to the fun! Prepare to win!

  • Silent Auction – Our silent auction contains dozens of great packages including gift baskets, event tickets and more. Credit card payments are accepted.
  • Cooler of Cheer – Purchase a $5 raffle ticket for a chance to win a cooler full of wine, beer and spirits valued at over $500!
  • Wine Wall – Purchase a wrapped bottle of wine for $20. Your mystery bottle will be sure to please, and there are several high-value bottles in the mix!
  • Bubbles and Bling – New this year, our Bubbles and Bling fundraiser will raise your spirits and put a sparkle in your eye. Purchase a champagne split with attached jewel bag containing a gemstone for $50 between 7-8:30 p.m. The catch? One lucky winner will receive a pair of diamond earrings valued at $2,500! Will it be you? Find out by taking your gemstone to our onsite appraiser between 9-10 p.m.


Delaware Tech dedicates its resources to helping students and the business community by providing programs that are career-relevant in the 21st century workplace. In this way, the College supports the state’s diverse economy and continues to make a difference in the lives of all Delawareans.

Sponsorship and Donations

Proceeds from the Mardi Gras event are directed to Delaware Tech’s Educational Foundation which assists students struggling to afford the cost of their education.

Sponsorship and Donations

Participating Restaurants

Enjoy the evening with a taste of some of the best food and drinks from a variety of area restaurants and our own Delaware Tech culinary arts team.

Participating Restaurants