Mardi Gras Cards

Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” is the last day of the Carnival season as it always falls the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent.

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Mardi Gras has long been a time of extravagant fun for European Christians. In fact, some people think Mardi Gras celebrations have their source in the wild springtime orgies of the ancient Romans.

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Purple for justice, green for faith, and gold for power are the official colors of Mardi Gras.

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Mardi Gras 2014 falls on Tuesday, March 4.

My Old Man told me I can't have Mardi Gras with out the Blues.  This one is for him
My Old Man told me I can’t have Mardi Gras with out the Blues. This one is for him

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