Arrival of Saint Nicholas 2018


The tradition of Saint Nicholas bringing gifts to children, celebrated in many countries, is an extraordinary occasion in Wijk aan Zee. 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: Dorpshuis De Moriaan

Website: www.tipwijkaanzee.nl


Other events in Wijk aan Zee

Heritage Days
Second Saturday and / or second Sunday in September
Harbor Festival IJmuiden
Mid August
National Mills Day
National Museum Week
Entire list