Mardi Gras for the year 2023 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, February 21st.
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.
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|Name(s):||Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, Fat Tuesday, Pancake Tuesday|
|When:||Tuesday before Ash Wednesday start of Lent|
How many days to Mardi Gras 2023?
Tuesday, February 21st is the 51 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 3 months, 6 days until the celebration/ observance of Mardi Gras 2023.
February 2023 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Wed||National Freedom Day 2023||Observance||1539|
|Feb 2 - Thurs||Groundhog Day 2023||Observance||1540|
|Feb 3 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2023||Observance||1541|
|Feb 6 - Mon||Tu B'Shevat 2023||Jewish||1544|
|Feb 12 - Sun||Lincoln's Birthday 2023||Observance||1550|
|Feb 14 - Tues||Valentine's Day 2023||Observance||1552|
|Feb 18 - Sat||Maha Shivaratri 2023||Hindu||1556|
|Feb 18 - Sat||Isra and Mi'raj 2023||Muslim||1556|
|Feb 20 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2023||Federal Holiday||1558|
|Feb 21 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2023||Christian||1559|
|Feb 22 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2023||Christian||1560|
|Feb 22 - Wed||Lent 2023||Christian||1560|