5 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 27
A fairy tale celebration and a community dance are among things to know about today.
"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Sunny, warm (for February) weather will visit Concord today, with a high of 51 under partly cloudy skies. The overnight low will be around 30 degrees.
5. On this day in 1827, the first Mardi Gras celebration begins when a group of Louisiana students dance in the streets wearing masks.