Arrival of Saint Nicholas 2017

Photo Eind november

The tradition of Saint Nicholas bringing gifts to children, celebrated in many countries, is an extraordinary occasion on Vlieland. Saint Nicholas arrives surrounded by his servants.

Later, the whole parade in a festive way accompanies him to the city center. Children greet the procession. Customarily candies are given away.

Location: Veerdam


Other events on Vlieland

National Museum Week
Saturday 8 — Friday 14 April 2017
Arrival of Saint Nicholas
Lifeboat Day
Early May
Round of Vlieland / Goat Walk
Late June
Entire list


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