Tuesday October 23, 2018

Mardi Gras 2020


Large float with King of the Carnival riding atop in New Orleans, Louisiana Mardi gras celebrations. Large float with King of the Carnival riding atop in New Orleans, Louisiana Mardi gras celebrations.

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)

Mardi Gras
Name(s):Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday
Type:Observance, Christian
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 - SatNational Freedom Day 2020Observance466
Feb 2 - Sun Groundhog Day 2020 Observance467
Feb 7 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2020Observance472
Feb 10 - MonTu B'Shevat 2020Jewish475
Feb 12 - WedLincoln's Birthday 2020Observance477
Feb 14 - Fri Valentine's Day 2020 Observance479
Feb 17 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2020Federal Holiday482
Feb 22 - SatMaha Shivaratri 2020Hindu487
Feb 25 - TuesMardi Gras 2020Christian490
Feb 26 - WedLent 2020Christian491
Feb 26 - WedAsh Wednesday 2020Christian491

Mardi Gras by Year

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