1) A rodent-like creature that looks like a mouse, but can be as powerful and fierce as a badger. A full grown one is about 1/2 foot-long and 1-6 lbs. They come in shades of brown, black, white, and red. Their prey can vary from insects to snakes. They are even capable of killing humans if they are trying to defend themselves.
2) An annual party where the whole town is usually invited to celebrate a holiday, birthday, etc.