Thursday November 15, 2018

Mardi Gras 2023


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 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.


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 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.


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Feb 1 - WedNational Freedom Day 2023Observance1539
Feb 2 - ThursGroundhog Day 2023Observance1540
Feb 3 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2023Observance1541
Feb 6 - MonTu B'Shevat 2023Jewish1544
Feb 12 - SunLincoln's Birthday 2023Observance1550
Feb 14 - TuesValentine's Day 2023Observance1552
Feb 18 - SatMaha Shivaratri 2023Hindu1556
Feb 18 - SatIsra and Mi'raj 2023Muslim1556
Feb 20 - MonPresidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2023Federal Holiday1558
Feb 21 - TuesMardi Gras 2023Christian1559
Feb 22 - WedAsh Wednesday 2023Christian1560
Feb 22 - WedLent 2023Christian1560

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