Monday June 24, 2019

St Nicholas Day 2018

St Nicholas and Black Pete in Christmas parade in the Neatherlands.St Nicholas and Black Pete in Christmas parade in the Neatherlands.

St Nicholas Day for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, December 6th.

For Western Christians, St Nicholas's Day is held on December 6th annually celebrating the feast day of St Nicholas. The day celebrates St Nicholas’s bringing of gifts with many thinking that modern day Santa Claus came from this Saint.

Eastern Christian Churches will celebrate the day on December 19th as they follow the Julian calendar.

Thursday, December 6th is day number 340 of the 2018 calendar year with -6 months, -18 days until St Nicholas Day 2018.

More information on St Nicholas Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

St Nicholas Day
Name(s):St Nicholas Day, Feast of Saint Nicholas
Type:Observance, Chistian
When:December 6th annually

December 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Dec 2 - SunAdvent 2018Christian-204
Dec 3 - Mon Hanukkah/Chanukah - Starts 2018 Jewish-203
Dec 6 - ThursSt Nicholas Day 2018Christian-200
Dec 7 - FriPearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2018Observance-199
Dec 10 - Mon Hanukkah/Chanukah - Final Day 2018 Jewish-196
Dec 17 - MonWright Brothers Day 2018Observance-189
Dec 21 - Fri Winter/Summer Solstice 2018 Season-185
Dec 24 - MonChristmas Eve 2018Christian-182
Dec 25 - Tues Christmas Day 2018Federal Holiday-181
Dec 26 - Wed Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2018 Observance-180
Dec 31 - MonNew Years Eve 2018Observance-175

St Nicholas Day by Year