When is Ash Wednesday 2011?
Ash Wednesday for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on March 9.
Ash Wednesday is always celebrated on a Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday and the Day after Mardi Gras. For Christians, the day marks the first day of Lent and the starting of 6 weeks of fasting and penance.
More information on Ash Wednesday. (Dates, Customs and History for Ash Wednesday)
|When:||Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday|
How many days to Ash Wednesday 2011?
There are -2631 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2011.
Dates of Ash Wednesday by Year
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Popular Holidays 2011
- New Years Day 2011 - Saturday, Jan 1
- Martin Luther King 2011 - Monday, Jan 17
- Valentines Day 2011 - Monday, Feb 14
- Presidents Day 2011 - Monday, Feb 21
- St. Patrick's Day 2011 - Thursday, Mar 17
- Easter 2011 - Sunday, Apr 24
- Mothers Day 2011 - Sunday, May 8
- Memorial Day 2011 - Monday, May 30
- Fathers Day 2011 - Sunday, June 19
- 4th of July 2011 - Monday, July 4
- Labor Day 2011 - Monday, Sept 5
- Columbus Day 2011 - Monday, Oct 10
- Halloween 2011 - Monday, Oct 31
- Veterans Day 2011 - Friday, Nov 11
- Thanksgiving 2011 - Thursday, Nov 24
- Christmas Day 2011 - Sunday, Dec 25