Arrival of Saint Nicholas 2020


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



marker Dorpshuis De Moriaan

Other events in Wijk aan Zee

calendar New Year's Day plunge
calendar Arrival of Saint Nicholas
calendar Harbor Festival IJmuiden
calendar New Year's Eve
calendar Heritage Days
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