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Fat Tuesday: Here’s where you can celebrate at Houston-area churches

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HOUSTON – Fat Tuesday, the day immediately preceding the beginning of lent is the day known to be the last to feast before fasting.

Fat Tuesday, also referred to as Shrove Tuesday, is traditionally celebrated by eating pancakes and other rich and fatty foods.

This year, Fat Tuesday falls on Feb. 25.

Here are churches hosting Fat Tuesday events in Houston:

St. Francis Episcopal Church

345 Piney Point Road

Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 5 p.m.

Episcopal Church of the Epiphany

9600 S Gessner Rd

Event: Shrove Tuesday Fundraiser Dinner

Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 5:30 p.m.

Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church

6221 Main Street

Event: Shrove Tuesday Celebration

Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 5:30 p.m.

Christian Church Cathedral

1117 Texas Avenue

Event: Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m.

Memorial Drive United Methodist Church

12955 Memorial Drive

Event: Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner

Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m.

Trinity Episcopal Church

1015 Holman St.

Event: Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m.


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