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When is Mardi Gras?

Dates of Mardi Gras by year

What is Mardi Gras?

"Mardi Gras" (French for Fat Tuesday), or Shrove Tuesday (in the UK), is the last day of the period of carnival. Carnival is a celebration combining parades, pageantry, folk drama, and feasting which occurs between January 6th, each year and ends on Ash Wednesday, which marks the arrival of the fasting days of Lent.

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