West Virginia University students and employees do not have to go far to pick up Valentines Day treats or celebrate Mardi Gras.

Everything from flowers to sugary treats will be sold in the Mountainlair leading up to Valentines Day.

Roses can be purchased from Rich Farms from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 11-14.

Cupids Corner will offer personalized cakes, cookies, stuffed animals, balloons and more from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 12-13 near the Mountainlair Information Desk. To pre-order a personalized cake or cookie, e-mail ” Lucille.Cassino@mail.wvu.edu rel=nofollow> Lucille.Cassino@mail.wvu.edu .

Edible Arrangements will also have items for sale from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 13.

Other February events in the Mountainlair include a NASCAR competition sponsored by the Side Pocket. The contest begins Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. Participants will draw a drivers number each week. If the driver does well, the participant will be eligible for NASCAR -themed prizes.

Also, a Mardi Gras celebrationcomplete with free masks, beads, traditional Mardi Gras cake, entertainment, prizes and food and beverage specialsbegins at 11 a.m. Feb. 24 at the Side Pocket.

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