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 16 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||12|
|Mar 1 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2019||Observance||12|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Maha Shivaratri 2019||Hindu||16|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2019||Christian||16|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Lent 2019||Christian||17|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2019||Christian||17|
|Mar 10 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2019||Daylight Saving||21|
|Mar 17 - Sun||St. Patrick's Day 2019||Observance||28|
|Mar 20 - Wed||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2019||Season||31|
|Mar 21 - Thur||Purim 2019||Jewish||32|
|Mar 21 - Thurs||Holi 2019||Hindu||32|