Lent for the year 2024 starts on Wednesday, February 14th and ends on Thursday, March 28 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 2024?
Wednesday, February 14th is the 44 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 2 months, 26 days until the start of Lent 2024.
February 2024 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Thurs||National Freedom Day 2024||Observance||1900|
|Feb 2 - Fri||Groundhog Day 2024||Observance||1901|
|Feb 2 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2024||Observance||1901|
|Feb 7 - Wed||Isra and Mi'raj 2024||Muslim||1906|
|Feb 10 - Sat||Chinese New Year 2024||Observance||1909|
|Feb 12 - Mon||Lincoln's Birthday 2024||Observance||1911|
|Feb 13 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2024||Christian||1912|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2024||Christian||1913|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Lent 2024||Christian||1913|
|Feb 14 - Wed||Valentine's Day 2024||Observance||1913|
|Feb 19 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2024||Federal Holiday||1918|
|Feb 25 - Sun||Laylat al Bara'at 2024||Muslim||1924|