Tickets remain for Saturday fundraiser

Tickets still remain for the kidscommons children’s museum 14th annual Carnivale: Canada. It runs from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the facility, 309 Washington St. in Columbus.

Organizers said they are expecting one of their biggest crowds with the addition this year of a heated tent, capable of holding about 100 people, in the middle of a closed Washington Street.

The event features a silent and live auction, chef Gethin Thomas’ Canadian dishes, recorded and live music and dancing.

Tickets are $75 per person, available at the museum or by phone at 812-378-3046 or at Tickets also will be sold at the door.

The Tiptonians, a popular local band, will perform.

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Brian Blair is a reporter for The Republic. He can be reached at or 812-379-5672.