Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras Fun!


Mardi Gras is celebrated the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday is the start the Lent season. During this season, from Ash Wednesday until Easter, Christians give up bad habits or fast from certain foods. Mardi Gras is to enjoy one last day of fun before Lent begins.

If you are planning a celebration for a Girl Scout holiday take a look at our Scout Holidays page.  

Help your scouts remember important dates with our free printable calendar especially for Girl Scouts. Important Girl Scout dates are already labelled in green.

Fun Fact: Mardi Gras means ‘Fat Tuesday’ in French.