Ash Wednesday for the year 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, February 14th.
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 2024?
Wednesday, February 14th is the 44 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 3 months, 23 days until the celebration/ observance of Ash Wednesday 2024.
February 2024 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Thurs||National Freedom Day 2024||Observance||1928|
|Feb 2 - Fri||Groundhog Day 2024||Observance||1929|
|Feb 2 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2024||Observance||1929|
|Feb 7 - Wed||Isra and Mi'raj 2024||Muslim||1934|
|Feb 10 - Sat||Chinese New Year 2024||Observance||1937|
|Feb 12 - Mon||Lincoln's Birthday 2024||Observance||1939|
|Feb 13 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2024||Christian||1940|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2024||Christian||1941|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Lent 2024||Christian||1941|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Valentine's Day 2024||Observance||1941|
|Feb 19 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2024||Federal Holiday||1946|
|Feb 25 - Sun||Laylat al Bara'at 2024||Muslim||1952|