Ash Wednesday for the year 2014 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 5th.
Ash Wednesday is celebrated on Wednesday seven weeks before Easter and the day after Mardi Gras also referred to as Fat Tuesday. This is a Christian observance which represents the first day of Lent and the starting of approximately 6 weeks of fasting and penance.
Days to Ash Wesndesday 2014
Wednesday, March 5th is day number 64 of the 2014 calendar year with -6 years, -6 months, -18 days until Ash Wednesday 2014.