Whit Tuesday

Whit Tuesday

[hwit-tooz-dey, -dee, -tyooz-, wit-]

Whit Tuesday (syn. Pentecost Tuesday, Whitsun Tuesday) is the Christian holiday celebrated the day after Pentecost Monday, the third day of the week beginning on Pentecost. Pentecost is a movable feast in the Christian calendar, being dependent upon the date of Easter.

The Dancing Procession at Echternach takes place on Pentecost Tuesday.

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