Carnival celebration starts on Tuesday, January 5, the Twelfth Night (feast of Epiphany), and picks up speed through midnight on Fat Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday.
For 2021 Mardi Gras falls on Tuesday, February 16
Important Dates for 2021
The Krewe of Tucks Kick-Off Party: TBD
The Krewe of Tucks Coronation Ball is Saturday, January 23
Vendredi de Banquier Gras (Fat Banker Friday) falls on the Friday before Mardi Gras: Friday, February 12
The Krewe of Tucks Parade rolls on the Saturday before Mardi Gras: Saturday, February 13 at high noon.
The Krewe of Tucks Extravaganza Ball: Saturday, February 13.
Future Mardi Gras Dates:
March 1, 2022
February 21, 2023
February 13, 2024
March 4, 2025
February 17, 2026