Home > Calendar > Holidays > Brazil > Carnival end (until 14 hours)

Carnival end (until 14 hours) in Brazil

Quick Facts

Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.

Local names

NameLanguage
CinzasPortuguese
Carnival end (until 14 hours)English
Cinzas (Aschermittwoch)German

Alternative name

Final do Carnaval

Carnival end (until 14 hours) 2014

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Carnival end (until 14 hours) 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
List of dates for other years

Ash Wednesday is known as the first day of Lent for many Christians worldwide. It is the beginning of the Lenten fast. The Lenten fast lasts for 40 days (excluding Sundays) and ends on Holy Saturday, which is the day before Easter Sunday.

Ash is an important symbol of Ash Wednesday in many Christian churches.

©iStockphoto.com/Ben Beltman

About Carnival end (until 14 hours)

Read more about Carnival end (until 14 hours).

Carnival end (until 14 hours) Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
WedFeb 281990Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 131991Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 41992Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 241993Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 161994Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 11995Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 211996Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 121997Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 251998Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 171999Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 82000Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 282001Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 132002Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 52003Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 252004Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 92005Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 12006Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 212007Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 62008Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 252009Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 172010Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 92011Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 222012Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 132013Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 52014Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 182015Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 102016Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 12017Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 142018Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedMar 62019Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday
WedFeb 262020Carnival end (until 14 hours)National holiday

Other holidays in March 2014 in Brazil

Advertising

Other calendars

Related links