Mardi Gras for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, February 9th.
Mardi Gras known as Shrove Tuesday or Fat Tuesday falls annually on the day before Ash Wednesday (start of Lent). The word "Mardi Gras" means "Fat Tuesday" in the French language. Celebrations include festivals, parades, dancing and feasting before the fasting starting on Ash Wednesday
Days to Mardi Gras 2016
Tuesday, February 9th is day number 40 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -9 months, -3 days until Mardi Gras 2016.
|Name(s):||Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday|
|When:||Tuesday before Ash Wednesday start of Lent|
Dates for Mardi Gras
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Mardi Gras 2018||Tuesday, February 13, 2018||-637|
|Mardi Gras 2019||Tuesday, March 05, 2019||-252|
|Mardi Gras 2020||Tuesday, February 25, 2020||105|
|Mardi Gras 2021||Tuesday, February 16, 2021||462|
|Mardi Gras 2022||Tuesday, March 01, 2022||840|
|Mardi Gras 2023||Tuesday, February 21, 2023||1197|