Ash Wednesday for the year 2023 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 22nd.
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 2023?
Wednesday, February 22nd is the 52 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 4 months, 0 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2023.
February 2023 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Wed||National Freedom Day 2023||Observance||1563|
|Feb 2 - Thurs||Groundhog Day 2023||Observance||1564|
|Feb 3 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2023||Observance||1565|
|Feb 6 - Mon||Tu B'Shevat 2023||Jewish||1568|
|Feb 12 - Sun||Lincoln's Birthday 2023||Observance||1574|
|Feb 14 - Tues||Valentine's Day 2023||Observance||1576|
|Feb 18 - Sat||Maha Shivaratri 2023||Hindu||1580|
|Feb 18 - Sat||Isra and Mi'raj 2023||Muslim||1580|
|Feb 20 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2023||Federal Holiday||1582|
|Feb 21 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2023||Christian||1583|
|Feb 22 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2023||Christian||1584|
|Feb 22 - Wed||Lent 2023||Christian||1584|