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 2 months, 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||77|
|Mar 1 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2019||Observance||77|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Maha Shivaratri 2019||Hindu||81|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2019||Christian||81|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Lent 2019||Christian||82|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2019||Christian||82|
|Mar 10 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2019||Daylight Saving||86|
|Mar 17 - Sun||St. Patrick's Day 2019||Observance||93|
|Mar 20 - Wed||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2019||Season||96|
|Mar 21 - Thur||Purim 2019||Jewish||97|
|Mar 21 - Thurs||Holi 2019||Hindu||97|