Ash Wednesday for the year 2022 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, March 2nd.
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 2022?
Wednesday, March 2nd is the 60 day of the 2022 calendar year with 3 years, 4 months, 9 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2022.
March 2022 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2022||Christian||1226|
|Mar 1 - Tues||Isra and Mi'raj 2022||Muslim||1226|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2022||Christian||1227|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Lent 2022||Christian||1227|
|Mar 2 - Wed||Read Across America Day 2022||Observance||1227|
|Mar 4 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2022||Observance||1229|
|Mar 13 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2022||Daylight Saving||1238|
|Mar 17 - Thurs||St. Patrick's Day 2022||Observance||1242|
|Mar 18 - Fri||Purim 2022||Jewish||1243|
|Mar 18 - Fri||Holi 2022||Hindu||1243|
|Mar 19 - Sat||Laylat al Bara'at 2022||Muslim||1244|
|Mar 20 - Sun||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2022||Season||1245|