Shrove Tuesday is traditionally known as the day prior to Lent but it also serves as a day of celebration, known as Mardi Gras. In the table below, you will find when Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras is official marked and celebrated in United States over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Tuesday February 16 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2011
Tuesday March 8 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2012
Tuesday February 21 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2013
Tuesday February 12 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2014
Tuesday March 4 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2015
Tuesday February 17 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2016
Tuesday February 9 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2017
Tuesday February 28 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2018
Tuesday February 13 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2019
Tuesday March 5 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2020
Tuesday February 25 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2021
Tuesday February 16 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2022
Tuesday March 1 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2023
Tuesday February 21 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2024
Tuesday February 13 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras
2025
Tuesday March 4 Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras

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