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Carnival in Lithuania

Shrove Tuesday is the last day before the fasting period of Lent (for Western Christians), 47 days before Easter Sunday. Shrove Tuesday is also called Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday, or Pancake Day.

Is Carnival a Public Holiday?

Carnival is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

Carnival or Mardi Gras parades are mainly celebrated on Shrove Monday and Shrove Tuesday.

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About Carnival

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Carnival Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2017TueFeb 28CarnivalObservance
2018TueFeb 13CarnivalObservance
2019TueMar 5CarnivalObservance
2020TueFeb 25CarnivalObservance
2021TueFeb 16CarnivalObservance
2022TueMar 1CarnivalObservance
2023TueFeb 21CarnivalObservance
2024TueFeb 13CarnivalObservance
2025TueMar 4CarnivalObservance
2026TueFeb 17CarnivalObservance
2027TueFeb 9CarnivalObservance

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