With deep roots in Germany, Fastnacht Day is a pre-Lenten celebration that takes place the day before Ash Wednesday.
Paczki Day is a sweet holiday the day before Ash Wednesday & celebrates a Polish pastry of fried dough filled with jams, custards or other fillings.
Ash Wednesday signals the beginning of Lenten season for Christians. It takes place 46 days before Easter and the day after Shrove Tuesday.
The last day of Carnival and the day before for Ash Wednesday, Fat Tuesday is the intertwining of a period festivals and feasts that lead to a time of fasting and reflection.
NATIONAL TARTAR SAUCE DAY There are many reasons for observing National Tartar Sauce Day the Friday after Lent begins. Things start to get fishy for one. For another, tartar sauce compliments […]
National Tartar Sauce Day the Friday after Lent begins celebrates all the ways the creamy condiment meals better. It's not just for fish!
Easter is observed on the first Sunday following the full moon after the vernal equinox and is considered Christianity's most important holy day.