Ash Wednesday for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 1st.
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 2017
Wednesday, March 1st is day number 60 of the 2017 calendar year with -6 years, -24 days until Ash Wednesday 2017.
|When:||Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday|
Dates for Ash Wednesday
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ash Wednesday 2022||Wednesday, March 02, 2022||-388|
|Ash Wednesday 2023||Wednesday, February 22, 2023||-31|
|Ash Wednesday 2024||Wednesday, February 14, 2024||326|
|Ash Wednesday 2025||Wednesday, March 05, 2025||711|
|Ash Wednesday 2026||Wednesday, February 18, 2026||1061|
|Ash Wednesday 2027||Wednesday, February 10, 2027||1418|