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Learn about all the fun and interesting Mardi Gras facts you always wanted to know. Also, learn about the new traditions beginning for Mardi Gras.

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Mar 3, 2014 ... Tomorrow is Mardi Gras! In honor of the celebratory holiday, we thought we'd do a little research and give you ten fun facts you might not know ...

www.chicagonow.com/between-us-parents/2014/03/fun-facts-about-mardi-gras

Mar 4, 2014 ... Mardi Gras is all about the big last hurrah prior to Lent. Here are some fun facts to add to your festive celebration. Laissez les bons temps ...

www.countryliving.com/life/travel/g3004/mardi-gras-facts

Feb 4, 2016 ... While some krewes have been hosting Mardi Gras parades for years, others formed more recently. Most are named after Roman or Greek ...

www.softschools.com/facts/holidays/mardi_gras_facts/854

Interesting Mardi Gras Facts: Mardi Gras began as an extravagant celebration for Christians in Europe. It reached North America in the early 18th century.

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Mardi Gras is designed to be one last big celebration before something is given up for Lent. Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday; it comes directly before Ash ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/17/mardi-gras-2015_n_6684616.html

Feb 17, 2015 ... Mardi Gras falls on February 17, 2015. As it is commonly understood, Mardi Gras is a.

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Feb 4, 2015 ... Have your beads and masks ready? Check out there fun facts and trivia about Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday.

www.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/mardi-gras-fast-facts/index.html

Mar 1, 2017 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about Mardi Gras, a celebration held the day before the fasting season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday.