Ash Wednesday for the year 2023 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 22nd.
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 2023
Wednesday, February 22nd is day number 53 of the 2023 calendar year with 3 years, 3 months, 9 days until Ash Wednesday 2023.
|When:||Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday|
Dates for Ash Wednesday
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ash Wednesday 2018||Wednesday, February 14, 2018||-638|
|Ash Wednesday 2019||Wednesday, March 06, 2019||-253|
|Ash Wednesday 2020||Wednesday, February 26, 2020||104|
|Ash Wednesday 2021||Wednesday, February 17, 2021||461|
|Ash Wednesday 2022||Wednesday, March 02, 2022||839|
|Ash Wednesday 2023||Wednesday, February 22, 2023||1196|