Entertainment helping make this 50th Mardi Gras Celebration extra special is Johnny Cash's brother, Tommy.
Our reporter Stephanie Scheurer spoke with him about what his life is like.
He currently resides in a suburb of Nashville, Tennessee but travels all over the country doing 50 to 60 shows a year.
He says he's been to North Dakota at least 25 times performing for state and county fairs.
Cash will be this evening's headliner at Trinity High School at 7:30pm.
He'll be doing a few of his own hits and a tribute show of Johnny Cash music.
He says he loves North Dakota.
He also says it's been cold in Tennessee, and he stays inside by the fire enjoying life.
Secretary of State's Office is currently reviewing a petition for North Dakota schools to begin after Labor Day.
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