Arrival of Saint Nicholas 2019


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 Horizontoer
Early August
calendar Burekermis
calendar Ambachtelijke dag
calendar Lighthouse Trail
calendar Lycurgus volleyball tournament
End May
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