Arrival of Saint Nicholas 2017

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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 Mills Day
Saturday 13 — Sunday 14 May 2017
Friday 4 — Sunday 13 August 2017
New Year's Day plunge
Monday 1 January 2018
Heritage Days
Saturday 9 — Sunday 10 September 2017
New Year's Eve
Sunday 31 December 2017
Entire list


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