When is Saint Nicholas Day 2024?

Saint Nicholas Day 2024 is on Friday 6th Dec, 2024 (06/12/2024) in 1144 days

What is Saint Nicholas Day?

Saint Nicholas Day

Saint Nicholas Day is a day of festivities in different countries, and it celebrates Saint Nicholas, who is reputable as the endower of gifts. Christians due west generally celebrate it on the fifth or sixth of December, whereas Christians due east celebrate it on the 19th of December. Saint Nicholas Day is celebrated differently in each country, for example, in the United States, children place their footwear in the entryway the night leading to Saint Nicholas Day; hoping that Saint Nicholas will leave treats in them. In Europe, German and Polish kids observe the day by begging for food and money dressed as bishops, to be later given to the poor. In the Ukraine, children believe that their behavior throughout the year dictates whether or not they get a gift from Saint Nicholas. Whilst in the Netherlands, people bestow gifts labeled with idiosyncratic witty rhythmic remarks, whereas the children leave food for Saint Nicholas’ horse.

Dates for Saint Nicholas Day from 2015 to 2024

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When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Saint Nicholas Day 2024FridayDec 6th in 1144 days
Saint Nicholas Day 2023WednesdayDec 6th in 778 days
Saint Nicholas Day 2022TuesdayDec 6th in 413 days
Saint Nicholas Day 2021MondayDec 6th in 48 days
Saint Nicholas Day 2020SundayDec 6th 316 days ago
Saint Nicholas Day 2019FridayDec 6th 682 days ago
Saint Nicholas Day 2018ThursdayDec 6th 1047 days ago
Saint Nicholas Day 2017WednesdayDec 6th 1412 days ago
Saint Nicholas Day 2016TuesdayDec 6th 1777 days ago
Saint Nicholas Day 2015SundayDec 6th 2143 days ago
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Start DateDec 6, 2024
When? Starts in 1144 days
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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