Free Printable Christmas Party Activities St. Nicholas Day Activities Christmas traditions around the world differ from country to country. Every country has special cultural recipes, activities and festivals. St. Nicholas Day is celebrated on December 6; here's a party activity guide for a St. Nicholas Day celebration. Nicholas was a 4th century bishop in Asia Minor. Legends and stories of Nicholas's generosity and compassion were widely circulated. Nicholas is the prototype for our modern Santa Claus (Santa='saint' and 'Claus' is variation of Nicholas). Nicholas is the patron saint of Russia, Holland and Greece. Here are free printable St. Nicholas Day activities to enjoy for your holiday.
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