Carnival in Lithuania
Shrove Tuesday is the last day before the long fast for the Lent period in many Christian churches. The day is the day before Ash Wednesday and usually falls between February 3 and March 9. It has many names, including Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras, the Tuesday of Carnival, and Pancake Day.
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Quick FactsShrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
Carnival 2016Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Carnival 2017Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Other holidays in February 2017 in Lithuania
- Valentine's Day – Tuesday, February 14, 2017
- Independence Day/National Day – Thursday, February 16, 2017