Ash Wednesday for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 26th.
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 2020?
Wednesday, February 26th is the 56 day of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 3 months, 5 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2020.
February 2020 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Sat||National Freedom Day 2020||Observance||437|
|Feb 2 - Sun||Groundhog Day 2020||Observance||438|
|Feb 7 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2020||Observance||443|
|Feb 10 - Mon||Tu B'Shevat 2020||Jewish||446|
|Feb 12 - Wed||Lincoln's Birthday 2020||Observance||448|
|Feb 14 - Fri||Valentine's Day 2020||Observance||450|
|Feb 17 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2020||Federal Holiday||453|
|Feb 22 - Sat||Maha Shivaratri 2020||Hindu||458|
|Feb 25 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2020||Christian||461|
|Feb 26 - Wed||Lent 2020||Christian||462|
|Feb 26 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2020||Christian||462|