Large float with King of the Carnival riding atop in New Orleans, Louisiana Mardi gras celebrations.
Mardi Gras for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, March 5th.
Tuesday, March 5th is the 63 day of the 2019 calendar year with -1 month, -19 days until Mardi Gras 2019.
More information on Mardi Gras. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|Name(s):||Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday|
|When:||Tuesday before Ash Wednesday start of Lent|
March 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1 - Fri||Read Across America Day 2019||Observance||-54|
|Mar 1 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2019||Observance||-54|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Maha Shivaratri 2019||Hindu||-50|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2019||Christian||-50|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Lent 2019||Christian||-49|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2019||Christian||-49|
|Mar 10 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2019||Daylight Saving||-45|
|Mar 17 - Sun||St. Patrick's Day 2019||Observance||-38|
|Mar 20 - Wed||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2019||Season||-35|
|Mar 21 - Thur||Purim 2019||Jewish||-34|
|Mar 21 - Thurs||Holi 2019||Hindu||-34|