Mardi Gras for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on March 8.
Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday or sometimes called Shrove Tuesday falls the day before Ash Wednesday which is the start of Lent for Christians. The day includes festivals with lots of eating prior to the fast starting the next day.
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Days till Mardi Gras 2011
There are -2448 days until the celebration/ observance of Mardi Gras 2011.