Mardi Gras for the year 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Tuesday, February 13th.
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 2024?
Tuesday, February 13th is the 43 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 2 months, 27 days until the celebration/ observance of Mardi Gras 2024.
February 2024 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Thurs||National Freedom Day 2024||Observance||1902|
|Feb 2 - Fri||Groundhog Day 2024||Observance||1903|
|Feb 2 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2024||Observance||1903|
|Feb 7 - Wed||Isra and Mi'raj 2024||Muslim||1908|
|Feb 10 - Sat||Chinese New Year 2024||Observance||1911|
|Feb 12 - Mon||Lincoln's Birthday 2024||Observance||1913|
|Feb 13 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2024||Christian||1914|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2024||Christian||1915|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Lent 2024||Christian||1915|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Valentine's Day 2024||Observance||1915|
|Feb 19 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2024||Federal Holiday||1920|
|Feb 25 - Sun||Laylat al Bara'at 2024||Muslim||1926|