Immaculate Conception Cathedral School's

Annual Mardi Gras Party

Friday, February 21, 2020, 7-10pm

Christian Brothers High School, Heffernan Hall

Online Auction Prior and After Event, Live Auction with Joe Birch at Event

Music by the Memphis Second Line Jazz Band (first half) and the Risky Whiskey Boys Band (after live auction)

Cajun Buffet, Cash Bar with Wine and Beer

The annual Mardi Gras Dinner Auction is ICCS's largest fundraising event and features music, dancing, delicious Cajun food, and an array of items in all prices and categories available for bidding in online, silent, and  live auctions.  We are excited that our 2020 event will be held at Christian Brothers High School, one of our partners in Catholic education.

Tickets will go on sale January 15. Advanced tickets are $50; tickets will be $60 at the door.  Reserved tables are available for $400 and seat 8.


Sponsorships are available in three categories:  Diamond for $5,000; Platinum for $2,500; Gold for $2,000, and Silver for $1,000.  Please email June LaPorta or call (901) 435-5345 if you would like to be a sponsor.

Auction Donations

We are seeking auction donations for the online, silent, and live auctions. Some suggestions are listed below.  If you have an item to donate or would like to assist us with gathering items, please contact June LaPorta.

Donate Item and Upload Photo Online

If you already have an item to donate, you can send us a description and upload a photo of the item on our Online Donation Form.  

After submitting your item description, you will receive an online confirmation.  Please be sure we receive the description and photo of your item no later than Feb. 14, when our online auction goes live.

Live Auction Items Needed:

  • Use of vacation home (beach, lake, mountains)
  • Airline credit
  • Original artwork, particularly from local artists
  • Fine jewelry
  • University of Memphis football or basketball tickets
  • Football tickets for other popular teams (Notre Dame, University of Mississippi, UT-Knoxville, etc., Alabama, etc.)
  • Memphis Grizzlies tickets (especially with box seats or suites)
  • St. Louis Cardinals tickets
  • Redbirds tickets

Online and Silent Auction Items Needed:

  • Costume jewelry
  • Artwork
  • Memphis-themed "901" clothing and collectibles
  • Barbecue and beer basket
  • Grilling accessories
  • Bakery Gift Cards
  • Uber and Lyft Gift Certificates $25 and up
  • "Pamper Me" basket for women
  • University of Memphis shirts and collectibles
  • Grizzlies shirts and collectibles
  • Candle package
  • Trendy handbags, scarves, etc.
  • Nail Salon Gift Cards
  • Restaurant Gift Cards
  • Bakery Gift Cards
  • Clothing Store Gift Cards
  • Coffee House Gift Cards
  • Wine and Cheese Basket
  • High-end Liquor
  • Unique Glassware
  • Decorative bowls, teapots, etc.
  • Anything you would buy -- someone else will buy!