Annual Celebrations and the Day they fall on and their Dates

Anniversary Dates for annual events

The following headings are an eclectic set of Anniversary Calculations that we use within our web site and we thought they may be useful if you want to work out when a specific anniversary is.

The results automatically take into account leap years and for some of the well known anniversaries we've included the day of the week they fall on this year as well.

Mother's Day (Mothering Sunday) for the Next 10 Years

This is the UK based Mother's day which is always the 4th Sunday in Lent and hence the date varies every year. If you are looking for Mother's Day in the USA it is always the second Sunday in May. This year Mother's Day in America was on 14th May 2015, Next year it will be on 13th May 2016

Mothers Day in 2015 falls on 15 March 2015
Mothers Day in 2016 falls on 06 March 2016
Mothers Day in 2017 falls on 26 March 2017
Mothers Day in 2018 falls on 11 March 2018
Mothers Day in 2019 falls on 31 March 2019
Mothers Day in 2020 falls on 22 March 2020
Mothers Day in 2021 falls on 14 March 2021
Mothers Day in 2022 falls on 27 March 2022
Mothers Day in 2023 falls on 19 March 2023
Mothers Day in 2024 falls on 10 March 2024

Father's Day

Father's Day is always the 3rd Sunday in June every year. This year it is on 20th June 2015, Next year it is on 19th June 2016

Start of Lent (Ash Wednesday) for the Next 10 Years

Lent is based upon the Lunar cycle and as such varies each year.

Lent Starts in 2015 on 18 February 2015
Lent Starts in 2016 on 10 February 2016
Lent Starts in 2017 on 01 March 2017
Lent Starts in 2018 on 14 February 2018
Lent Starts in 2019 on 06 March 2019
Lent Starts in 2020 on 26 February 2020
Lent Starts in 2021 on 17 February 2021
Lent Starts in 2022 on 02 March 2022
Lent Starts in 2023 on 22 February 2023
Lent Starts in 2024 on 14 February 2024

Pancake Day (Mardi Gras) for the Next 10 Years

Pancake Day is always on a Tuesday, as it is always the day before Ash Wednesday

Pancake Day in 2015 falls on 17 February 2015
Pancake Day in 2016 falls on 09 February 2016
Pancake Day in 2017 falls on 28 February 2017
Pancake Day in 2018 falls on 13 February 2018
Pancake Day in 2019 falls on 05 March 2019
Pancake Day in 2020 falls on 25 February 2020
Pancake Day in 2021 falls on 16 February 2021
Pancake Day in 2022 falls on 01 March 2022
Pancake Day in 2023 falls on 21 February 2023
Pancake Day in 2024 falls on 13 February 2024

Easter for the next 10 years

Easter Day is always a Sunday and is surrounded, in the UK, with the Easter Bank Holiday which also comprises of Mornday Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Monday.

Easter Day in 2015 falls on 05 April 2015
Easter Day in 2016 falls on 27 March 2016
Easter Day in 2017 falls on 16 April 2017
Easter Day in 2018 falls on 01 April 2018
Easter Day in 2019 falls on 21 April 2019
Easter Day in 2020 falls on 12 April 2020
Easter Day in 2021 falls on 04 April 2021
Easter Day in 2022 falls on 17 April 2022
Easter Day in 2023 falls on 09 April 2023
Easter Day in 2024 falls on 31 March 2024

Valentine's Day

St Valentine's Day is always on February 14th

This year(2015) St Valentine's day is on Saturday and next year is on a Sunday

Halloween

Halloween also know as All Hallow's Eve is always on October 31st, the day before All Saint's Day .

This year(2015) Halloween is on Saturday and next year is on a Monday

Bonfire Night

Bon Fire Night also known as Guy Fawkes night is alwaya on November 5th

This year(2015) Guy Fawkes Night is on Thursday and next year is on a Saturday

Christmas

I'm sure you know however I'll say it anyway Christmas is always on December 25th

This year(2015) Christmas is on Friday and next year is on a Sunday

Boxing Day

Boxing Day is always on the Day after Christmas Day i.e. 26th December however the associated Bank Holiday will move to the following Monday if Boxing Day falls on a Saturday  and Tuesday if the 26th December is a Sunday (as the Bank holiday associated with Christmas Day is on the Monday)

New Year's Eve

I'm sure you know this also however just to confirm that there are 31 days in December New Year's Eve is on December 31st. 

This year(2015)New Year's Eve is on Thursday and next year is on a Saturday

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