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Carnival Tuesday 2024 in Spain

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 Tuesday a Public Holiday?

Carnival Tuesday 2024 is an autonomous community holiday in Extremadura and an observance in 18 states.

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

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Carnival Tuesday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2019TueMar 5Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2020TueFeb 25Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2021TueFeb 16Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2022TueMar 1Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2023TueFeb 21Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2023TueFeb 21Carnival TuesdayAutonomous Community HolidayExtremadura
2024TueFeb 13Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2024TueFeb 13Carnival TuesdayAutonomous Community HolidayExtremadura
2025TueMar 4Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2026TueFeb 17Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2027TueFeb 9Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2028TueFeb 29Carnival TuesdayObservance 
2029TueFeb 13Carnival TuesdayObservance 

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