Anniversary Calculations

Dates And Days 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 what day or date a specific celebration falls on.

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

Whilst we make every attempt to ensure the information provided is accurate errors can occur, if you notice one please Contact Us and we will correct it.

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

These dates are the UK based Mothers day which always falls on the 4th Sunday in Lent. As the date for Lent  varies every year so does Mothers Day.

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 8th May 2022, Next year it will be on 14th May 2023

Mothers Day in 2022 falls on 27th March, 2022
Mothers Day in 2023 falls on 19th March, 2023
Mothers Day in 2024 falls on 10th March, 2024
Mothers Day in 2025 falls on 30th March, 2025
Mothers Day in 2026 falls on 15th March, 2026
Mothers Day in 2027 falls on 7th March, 2027
Mothers Day in 2028 falls on 26th March, 2028
Mothers Day in 2029 falls on 11th March, 2029
Mothers Day in 2030 falls on 31st March, 2030
Mothers Day in 2031 falls on 23rd March, 2031

Father's Day

Father's Day is always celebrated on the 3rd Sunday in June every year.This year it was on 19th June 2022, Next year it will be on 18th June 2023

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 2022 on 2nd March, 2022
Lent Starts in 2023 on 22nd February, 2023
Lent Starts in 2024 on 14th February, 2024
Lent Starts in 2025 on 5th March, 2025
Lent Starts in 2026 on 18th February, 2026
Lent Starts in 2027 on 10th February, 2027
Lent Starts in 2028 on 1st March, 2028
Lent Starts in 2029 on 14th February, 2029
Lent Starts in 2030 on 6th March, 2030
Lent Starts in 2031 on 26th February, 2031

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 2022 on 2nd March, 2022
Pancake Day in 2023 on 22nd February, 2023
Pancake Day in 2024 on 14th February, 2024
Pancake Day in 2025 on 5th March, 2025
Pancake Day in 2026 on 18th February, 2026
Pancake Day in 2027 on 10th February, 2027
Pancake Day in 2028 on 1st March, 2028
Pancake Day in 2029 on 14th February, 2029
Pancake Day in 2030 on 6th March, 2030
Pancake Day in 2031 on 26th February, 2031

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 and Good Friday immediately before Easter Day and Easter Monday the following day.

Easter Day in 2022 is on 17th April, 2022
Easter Day in 2023 is on 9th April, 2023
Easter Day in 2024 is on 31st March, 2024
Easter Day in 2025 is on 20th April, 2025
Easter Day in 2026 is on 5th April, 2026
Easter Day in 2027 is on 28th March, 2027
Easter Day in 2028 is on 16th April, 2028
Easter Day in 2029 is on 1st April, 2029
Easter Day in 2030 is on 21st April, 2030
Easter Day in 2031 is on 13th April, 2031

Although Easter is determined by the Lunar cycle it calculations are based on agreements and conventions within the Christian Church and not on actual celestrial movements. For further details check out wikipedia's Computus page

Valentine's Day

St Valentine's Day is always on February 14th

This year(2022)St Valentine's day is on Monday and next year is on a Tuesday

Halloween

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

This year(2022) Halloween is on Monday and next year is on a Tuesday

Bonfire Night

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

This year(2022) Guy Fawkes Night is on Saturday and next year is on a Sunday

Christmas

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

This year(2022) Christmas is on Sunday and next year is on a Monday

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(2022) New Year's Eve is on Saturday and next year is on a Sunday

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