BOZEMAN – The public is invited to the Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Gallatin County annual Gala fundraiser, Feb. 23 at the MSU SUB Ballroom. This year’s “Big Mardi Gras” Gala will feature live and silent auctions, Cajun cooking and entertainment by local zydeco and swing band, Bebe LeBoeuf.

All proceeds stay in Gallatin County and go toward helping match children facing adversity with positive adult role models and mentors. There are about 140 matches in Gallatin County, several of which are in the Big Sky program, according to BBBS Marketing and Outreach Coordinator Angela Van Slyke.

To purchase tickets or for more information, visit or call Big Brothers, Big Sisters at (406) 587-1216.