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Mardi Gras 2008


Large float with King of the Carnival riding atop in New Orleans, Louisiana Mardi gras celebrations. Large float with King of the Carnival riding atop in New Orleans, Louisiana Mardi gras celebrations.

Mardi Gras for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, February 5th.


Tuesday, February 5th is day number 36 of the 2008 calendar year with -11 years, -3 months, -17 days until Mardi Gras 2008.


More information on Mardi Gras. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Mardi Gras
Name(s):Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Tuesday before Ash Wednesday start of Lent

February 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1National Freedom Day 2008Observance-4128
Feb 1National Wear Red Day 2008Observance-4128
Feb 2Groundhog Day 2008Observance-4127
Feb 5Mardi Gras 2008Christian-4124
Feb 6Lent 2008Christian-3819
Feb 6Ash Wednesday 2008Christian-4123
Feb 7Chinese New Year 2008Observance-4122
Feb 12Lincoln's Birthday 2008Observance-4117
Feb 14Valentine's Day 2008Observance-4115
Feb 18Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2008Federal Holiday-4111

Mardi Gras by Year



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