The teachers at Eastside Elementary School in Denham Springs presented a Mardi Gras Math Night for students and their families Feb. 4.

The event included games and activities, including the Doubloon Mambo, Puzzle Parade, Mardi Gras March, a bead scavenger hunt and Parade of Facts.

Fourth- and fifth-grade students in the STEM Club created and presented their mathematically calculated zip lines.

Families enjoyed food from The Lemonade Man and the Rouge-a-Roux food trucks, as well as Domino’s Pizza.