Lent for the year 2023 starts on Wednesday, February 22nd and ends on Thursday, April 6 with eveining mass on Holy Thursday.
Lent begins on Ash Wednesday each year and for Christians starts the 40 day period of fasting. The day represents the 40 days Jesus spent fasting in the wilderness.
More information on Lent. (Dates, Customs and History for Lent)
|When:||Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter|
How many days to Lent 2023?
Wednesday, February 22nd is the 52 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 3 months, 7 days until the start of Lent 2023.
February 2023 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Wed||National Freedom Day 2023||Observance||1539|
|Feb 2 - Thurs||Groundhog Day 2023||Observance||1540|
|Feb 3 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2023||Observance||1541|
|Feb 6 - Mon||Tu B'Shevat 2023||Jewish||1544|
|Feb 12 - Sun||Lincoln's Birthday 2023||Observance||1550|
|Feb 14 - Tues||Valentine's Day 2023||Observance||1552|
|Feb 18 - Sat||Maha Shivaratri 2023||Hindu||1556|
|Feb 18 - Sat||Isra and Mi'raj 2023||Muslim||1556|
|Feb 20 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2023||Federal Holiday||1558|
|Feb 21 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2023||Christian||1559|
|Feb 22 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2023||Christian||1560|
|Feb 22 - Wed||Lent 2023||Christian||1560|