Tag: Mardi Gras

Celebrate Fat Tuesday in Lubbock, Texas

Happy Fat Tuesday! For those that don’t know, “Mardi Gras” is French for Fat Tuesday, referring to the practice of the last night of eating richer, fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday. Popular practices include wearing masks and costumes, dancing, sports competitions and eating King’s Cake. If