Mardi Gras for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, February 25th.
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)
|Name(s):||Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday|
|When:||Tuesday before Ash Wednesday start of Lent|
How many days to Mardi Gras 2020?
Tuesday, February 25th is the 55 day of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 4 months, 2 days until the celebration/ observance of Mardi Gras 2020.
February 2020 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Sat||National Freedom Day 2020||Observance||466|
|Feb 2 - Sun||Groundhog Day 2020||Observance||467|
|Feb 7 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2020||Observance||472|
|Feb 10 - Mon||Tu B'Shevat 2020||Jewish||475|
|Feb 12 - Wed||Lincoln's Birthday 2020||Observance||477|
|Feb 14 - Fri||Valentine's Day 2020||Observance||479|
|Feb 17 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2020||Federal Holiday||482|
|Feb 22 - Sat||Maha Shivaratri 2020||Hindu||487|
|Feb 25 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2020||Christian||490|
|Feb 26 - Wed||Lent 2020||Christian||491|
|Feb 26 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2020||Christian||491|