Arrival of Saint Nicholas 2019

eventsEnd of November

The tradition of Saint Nicholas bringing gifts to children, celebrated in many countries, is an extraordinary occasion on Ameland. 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 en Afslag Nes


marker Veerdam en Afslag Nes

Other events on Ameland

calendar Paardenmarathon
End August
calendar National Museum Week
calendar Lycurgus volleyball tournament
End May
calendar Mad Nes
Early June
calendar Musical boat waters
Late June
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