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SINTERKLAAS – SAINT NICHOLAS DAY

December 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free
Join us on Saturday, December 4th for our 20th Annual Sinterklaas- St. Nicholas Day Celebration.

Join us on Saturday, December 4th for our 20th Annual Sinterklaas- St. Nicholas Day Celebration. We hope you can join us for an outdoor, socially-distanced day full of craft activities, a tree lighting, and a special visit from St. Nick.

Children will enjoy a visit from St. Nicholas as he arrives on horseback around 2:30PM. St. Nicholas will tell the traditional tale of The Bakers Dozen and children are invited to sign the Red Book. Sip hot cider, try your hand at colonial games, create a holiday pomander, decorate a Dutch clog for Sinterklaas, and dress the tree for the tree lighting that will close the day as the sun goes down.

2PM Grounds open with crafts and activities

2:30PM Learn the traditional Sinterklaas Song

2:45PM St. Nicholas arrives on horseback, socially distanced meet the horses

3PM Story time with St. Nicholas: The Bakers Dozen

3:15-4PM Sign the Red Book and take photos in our Holiday Photo Booth**

4:00PM Tree decorating and lighting

What to expect on your visit:

  • The house museum is currently closed to the public. We recommend dressing warmly as all activities will take place outdoors in the park.
  • In order to facilitate social distancing, we cannot guarantee entry without a reserved ticket. Walk-ups will be admitted on a first-come-first-served basis, capacity permitting.

HEALTH & SAFTEY

  • Mask wearing and social distancing requirements must be adhered to while visiting the grounds.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available throughout the park and event. We will have extra masks if you do not bring your own.
  • Visitors will be health-screened upon entering the park and are required to provide contact information in compliance with contact tracing protocol.
  • We recommend using the restroom before your arrival. There is one port-o-san on the property.

**To respect social distancing guidelines, photos with St. Nicholas will not be available this year. Families are encouraged to take photos in our Holiday-themed Photo Booth as an alternative.

This event is free to attend with ticket reservations. Select craft activities, refreshments, and holiday items will be available on-site for purchase.

Details

Date:
December 4
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sinterklaas-saint-nicholas-day-tickets-196647767767

Venue

Wyckoff House Museum
New York, 5816 Clarendon Road
Brooklyn, NY 11203 United States
Website:
wyckoffmuseum.org

Other

Age Range
Families, Children 4-10

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