Saturday February 16, 2019

Ash Wednesday 2021

Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer.Navy chaplain distributes ashes to Marines on board USS Boxer.

Ash Wednesday for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 17th.

Wednesday, February 17th is the 47 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 1 day until Ash Wednesday 2021.

More information on Ash Wednesday. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Ash Wednesday
Name(s):Ash Wednesday
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday

February 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - MonNational Freedom Day 2021Observance715
Feb 2 - TuesGroundhog Day 2021Observance716
Feb 5 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2021Observance719
Feb 12 - FriChinese New Year 2021Observance726
Feb 12 - FriLincoln's Birthday 2021Observance726
Feb 14 - SunValentine's Day 2021Observance728
Feb 15 - MonPresidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2021Federal Holiday729
Feb 16 - TuesMardi Gras 2021Christian730
Feb 17 - WedAsh Wednesday 2021Christian731
Feb 17 - WedLent 2021Christian731
Feb 27 - SatPurim 2021Jewish741

Ash Wednesday by Year