Ash Wednesday for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 1st.
Wednesday, March 1st is the 59 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -10 months, -15 days until Ash Wednesday 2017.
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|When:||Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday|
March 2017 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2017||Christian||-687|
|Mar 1 - Wed||Lent 2017||Christian||-687|
|Mar 2 - Thurs||Read Across America Day 2017||Observance||-686|
|Mar 3 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2017||Observance||-685|
|Mar 12 - Sun||Purim 2017||Jewish||-676|
|Mar 12 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2017||Daylight Saving||-676|
|Mar 13 - Mon||Holi 2017||Hindu||-675|
|Mar 17 - Fri||St. Patrick's Day 2017||Observance||-671|
|Mar 20 - Mon||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2017||Season||-668|