Ash Wednesday for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 10th.
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 2016
Wednesday, February 10th is day number 41 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -9 months, -11 days until Ash Wednesday 2016.
|When:||Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday|
Dates for Ash Wednesday
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ash Wednesday 2018||Wednesday, February 14, 2018||-645|
|Ash Wednesday 2019||Wednesday, March 06, 2019||-260|
|Ash Wednesday 2020||Wednesday, February 26, 2020||97|
|Ash Wednesday 2021||Wednesday, February 17, 2021||454|
|Ash Wednesday 2022||Wednesday, March 02, 2022||832|
|Ash Wednesday 2023||Wednesday, February 22, 2023||1189|