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Mardi Gras 2015


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 2015 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, February 17th.


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.


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

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

How many days to Mardi Gras 2015?

Tuesday, February 17th is the 47 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -9 months, -4 days until the celebration/ observance of Mardi Gras 2015.


February 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - SunNational Freedom Day 2015Observance-1389
Feb 2 - Mon Groundhog Day 2015 Observance-1388
Feb 4Tu B'Shevat 2015Jewish-1083
Feb 6 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2015Observance-1384
Feb 12 - ThursLincoln's Birthday 2015Observance-1378
Feb 14 - Sat Valentine's Day 2015 Observance-1376
Feb 16 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2015Federal Holiday-1374
Feb 17Maha Shivaratri 2015Hindu-1070
Feb 17 - TuesMardi Gras 2015Christian-1373
Feb 18Lent 2015Christian-1069
Feb 18 - WedAsh Wednesday 2015Christian-1372
Feb 19 - Thurs Chinese New Year 2015 Observance-1371

Mardi Gras by Year

Related Holidays in 2015

Federal Holidays 2015



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